The Jazzfruit International Contest will support young Czech and international music projects for the tenth time already!
The international category is designed for experienced bands from both the Czech Republic and abroad. They may enter the competition from now to March 17, 2019 by filling in the application and sending their records OR can be directly nominated by some of you, EJN members at this address: tereza.pohlreichova@nerudnyfest.cz.
Of all the applications received, the Mladí ladí jazz festival team will select three bands to compete in the Final. The Final takes place at the Open-Air of the Mladí ladí jazz festival on April 30, 2019 at Karlovo náměstí. The winner will be selected not only by the professional international panel, but also by the audience.
The Jazzfruit Prize
The winner receives a € 1,000 voucher for the purchase of music and sound equipment, a professional recording of the final performance and an opportunity to perform at allied jazz festivals abroad. The second and third place runner-ups will also be awarded.
Recordings of all finalists will make a compilation to promote the Mladí ladí jazz festival at such prestigious events as jazzahead!, ESNS or events from Europe Jazz Network.

More information and the detailed rules are available at https://www.mladiladijazz.cz/en/jazz-fruit.