SJU Jazzpodium / Utrecht Jazz Fest

Postbus 19099, 3501 DB

SJU Jazzpodium, the hottest spot in town for jazz, funk, soul and improvisational music!
Jazz is very much alive! Continually in motion. Here music scenes from all over the world meet.
Improvisation makes every performance a unique experience. Jazz is an spontaneous musical adventure.
For over 30 years SJU Jazzpodium has been the venue of international groups, experienced national celebrities, up-and-coming jazz talent and intimate sessions. Five days a week we present the ultimate in live jazz, funk, soul and improvisational music!
Wednesdays: jazz, latin or hiphop sessions; come along and listen or join in!
Thursdays: try-outs, young talent, Fifties cafe or world music.
Fridays: Club Djazzive, the best of funksouljazz and DJs until very late at night.
Saturdays: concerts. Sundays: the best improvisers get together for the most exciting music.
For information on starting time, admission fee and programme go to:
SJU Highlights: Carla Bley, John McLaughlin, Jim Hall, Steve Coleman, Kenny Barron, Modern Jazz Quartet, Branford Marsalis, Paul Bley, Philip Catherine, Dave Holland, Pharoah Sanders, Elvin Jones, Enrico Rava, Bill Frisell, John Zorn, Courtney Pine, Charlie Haden, Jay Jay Johnson, Joshua Redman, Dewey Redman, Brad Melhdau, Betty Carter, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Paquito D’Rivera, James Carter, Lester Bowie, Cassandra Wilson, Roy Hargrove, David Murray Enrico Pieranunzi, Maria Schneider, Rabih Abou-Khalil, Trilok Gurtu, Eddie Palmieri, Arthur Blythe, Marilyn Crispell, Bobby Previte, Ray Anderson, Ravi Coltrane, Victor Bailey, Chris Potter, Joey Baron, MarkTurner, Greg Osby, Don Byron, DD Jackson, Marc Ribot, Wayne Horvitz, Djaffer Youssef, E.S.T., Simon Nabatov, Cristina Zavaloni, Gianluca Petrarca, Richard Galliano, Michel Portal, Kurt Rosenwinkel,Bill Evans, Randy Brecker, Gianluigi Trovesi, Gianni Coscia, Dave Douglas, Chico Freeman, Sam Rivers, Benny Wallace, Henri Texier, Martial Solal, Tomasz Stanko, Peter Brötzmann, Misha Mengelberg, Han Bennink and more... More about