jazzahead! 2018 > 19 – 22 April, Bremen, Germany

Why you should visit jazzahead!

jazzahead! is the world’s biggest international jazz convention with an integrated showcase festival. For the past twelve years, the trade fair has been steadily growing. In 2017, 3,169 professional participants from 60 nations were registered. The showcase festival features contemporary top-class jazz from Germany, Europe, an annually changing partner country (2018: Poland) and Overseas and has established itself as one of the most important international networking spaces for jazz musicians. The business activities of participants include: artists and promoters, bookers, labels, agencies, publishers, festival and club programmers, distributors, production companies, lobby institutions, associations, press and more.


jazzahead! 2018
From 19. - 22. April 2018, jazzahead! will be held in Bremen, Germany.  Key areas of the 13th edition of the international exhibition include Poland as partner country, the export platform “German Jazz Expo”, and of course, the 40 international showcases on three nights and days of jazzahead!. Further relevant to the jazz world will be discussed in panels and conferences. The exhibition has also recorded a growth in participant numbers from Central Europe and predicts a slight increase in overall participant figures.


How can EJN members participate?

1. EJN umbrella stand

Become a co-exhibitor with your fellow EJN colleagues (in case you are an EJN member) on this stand area. It is located ideally between the Partner Country Lounge and catering area and provides as space to meet you potential business partners. The stand is organized by EJN directly. The registration fee is 130€ + 19% VAT.


2. Umbrella stand Showcasing Artists and International Promoters

This stand is the place to be for our showcasing artists, jury members, international guests and promoters. If this is one of your cases, you are in very good company and a nice location here – in the middle of the bustling trade fair, where you can get in contact with everyone very easily. This area is organized by MESSE BREMEN and the registration fee is 130€ + 19% VAT.


3. Umbrella stand of your own country

Various regions and countries already have an umbrella stand at jazzahead. If you wish to register as a co-exhibitor please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will forward your request to the organizers of these stands.


Maleni Piyasiri of jazzahead! will happily assist with your participation and any questions you might have: Piyasiri (at) jazzzahead.de / 0049 421 3505298


Deadlines for jazzahead! 2018

April 5th, 2018 online registration closes (registration only possible on-site, costs +20EUR plus VAT)