Finally and at last: time for Umeå Jazz Festival Oct 27-31 2021

For more than 50 years, this unique scene for jazz and improvised music has been a regular musical event in Umeå. Over the years, this cultural and innovative center in the north of Sweden has produced the highest yield of jazz musicians in our country. It also holds one of the most excellent Jazz Clubs - Umeå JazzStudio.
During the festival days, most performances will take place at the venue of Umeå Folkets Hus. At the JAZZ LAB stage, you can enjoy experimental jazz. At the APPLE CLUB you can eat, drink and enjoy shows performed by a variety of jazz groups. In FREJA JAZZCORNER, you can find top bands from the region of the North. STUDIOJAZZ gives you an intimate international club atmosphere while at the SOUNDGARDEN, we introduce visionary musicians in a close-up and personal format. The IDUN THEATRE is the main stage of the festival and gives you the possibility to hear both international legends and brand new stars. Come and share some magical moments as you indulge in great jazz and improvised music. 

Line up 2021
Mats & Morgan, Sylvie Courvoisier trio, Les Amazones d’Afrique, Norrbotten Big Band & Josefine Cronholm, Norrlandsoperans symfoniorkester with Ellen Andersson, Peter Asplund & Mats Hålling, Lina Nyberg, Josefine Lindstrand & Trondheim Voices, Trondheim Jazz Orchestra & Signe Emmeluth, Keyon Harrold, Ida Nielsen and the Funkbots, Christer Bothén trio, Kari Ikonen solo, Home Collective, Lakecia Benjamin, Nine Sparks Riots, Barnens Jazzfestival , Susana Santos Silva & Torbjörn Zetterberg, Suranjana Ghosh´s Teental, Midgårds JazzOpen, Here’s To Us, Anders Kjellberg Quartet, Melissa Aldana, Pedro Martins, Elliott Sharp & Eric Mingus, The End

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