Les Lundis d'Hortense asbl is an association of jazz musicians. Its main purpose is to promote the Belgian jazz scene and its musicians. It has now been nearly 40 years since Les Lundis d'Hortense have spared no effort in achieving its objective.
A presentation of the calendar of Italian jazz Festivals took place on the 3rd June 2015 in Rome at the presence of Dario Franceschini, Italian Minister of Culture, at MiBACT, Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism.
The 2015 edition of the Nattjazz Festival in Bergen, Norway, will take place between the 28th of May and 1st of June. Nattjazz, a member of Europe Jazz Network (EJN), is the oldest and one of the leading jazz festivals in Northern Europe. 35 years old, it presents 10 days of music in a spectacular venue, an old sardine factory, with over 30 concerts of prominent international artists as well as avant-garde and soon-to-be famous projects.
The Lubljana Jazz Festival will take place between the 1st and 4th of July 2015 in the Slovenian capital. Over a four-day period, the 56th Ljubljana Jazz Festival, a meber of the European Jazz Network, will present: 19 concerts featuring artists from 19 countries; three world premieres; the guitar, orchestra and Flemish/Belgian focuses; the 75th anniversary of James Blood Ulmer; Jazz Network Board and lively festival meeting points at venues throughout Ljubljana.
Mai Jazz Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network and one of Norway's most prominent jazz Festival, is taking place between the 5 and 10 May 2015 in the city of Stavanger with a great showcase of international artists as well as Norwegian ones.