Tampere Jazz Happening


In 1982 Tampere Jazz Happening was organized for the first time and ever since it has been a part of the spectrum of cultural events in Tampere every year. Since 1990 the festival has been produced by Tampere Music Festivals which is a part of the Cultural Affairs of the City of Tampere. The Happening brings together the most interesting artists of modern jazz from Finland and from abroad.

Tullikamarin aukio 2,
FI-33100 Tampere
Fax: 358 3 2230121
Tullikamarin aukio 2,
FI-33100 Tampere
Phone: (03) 5656 6172
Fax: (03) 223 0121
Tampere Jazz Happening: 34th Revolutionale!!!  on Tue, 27/10/2015 - 11:06  PDF version
The 34th annual Tampere Jazz Happening will take place from the 29th of October to the 1st of November, 2015, when the stages of Pakkahuone, Klubi, and Telakka will be filled to the brim with music from some of today's most captivating modern jazz musicians. The festival will feature altogether 26...
NORWAY, THE WONDERLAND OF JAZZ?  on Tue, 14/10/2014 - 11:18  PDF version
Tampere Jazz Happening 2014 brings quite a few Norwegian bands and artists to the festival. Why is the jazz scene of our neighbouring country so rich right now? Karl Seglem, Mathias Eick and the musicians of Elephant9 and Farmers Market seek for the answer. The programme of this year’s...
TAMPERE JAZZ HAPPENING 2014 | Masters of modern jazz and world music  on Wed, 10/09/2014 - 12:33  PDF version
The Tampere Jazz Happening 2014 treats music aficionados to a stellar line-up of international and Finnish jazz stars. Between the 30th of October and 2nd of November, the stages of Pakkahuone, Klubi, and Telakka will see performances by some of the most interesting musicians in modern jazz...
TAMPERE JAZZ HAPPENING 2013  on Wed, 02/10/2013 - 18:48  PDF version
32nd Progessive TAMPERE JAZZ HAPPENING From 31 October to 3 November 2013 Tampere Jazz Happening brightens up the beginning polar night in Finland with a diverse array of contemporary jazz. Running 31.10. through 3.11, the Festival combines a fascinating gathering of jazz musicians from...
TJH 2012 ON AIR  on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 14:54  PDF version
The first live recording from Tampere Jazz Happening 2012 on Yle Radio 1:  Jazzradio Live! Gerry Hemingway Quintet (available until 13 January 2013).