Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival 2018 Portugal Jazzespresso Jazz Espresso

October 16-21, 2018
Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival

The 2018 edition of the Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival will take place on the picturesque Algarve’s cliffs, on the Southern Portuguese Atlantic Coast, from October 16 to 21, 2018. The programme is under definition, for updated…

Vittoriale Festival TENER-A-MENTE 2018 Gardone Riviera Italy Jazz

July 18, 2018
Vittoriale Festival TENER-A-MENTE

One of the most beautiful Italian amphitheaters, the “Vittoriale degli Italiani”, will host the 8th edition of the TENER-A-MENTE festival. Among the artists already confirmed, the great jazz guitarist Pat Metheny, who will open his 2018 Italian summer tour on…

Molde Jazz Festival 2018 Molde Norway Jazzespresso

July 16-21 2018
Molde Jazz Festival

The next edition of the Molde Jazz Festival, the second oldest European jazz festival, will be held as usual in Molde, Norway, during the 29th week of the year, from July 16 to 21, 2018. During the week, there will…

Dereham Blues Festival 2018 Dereham UK Jazzespresso Jazz

July 12-15, 2018
Dereham Blues Festival

The Dereham Blues Festival, that this year will reach its sixth edition, will be held in Dereham, Norfolk County, UK, from July 12 to 15. The opening concert will be performed by the keyboardist and singer Georgie Fame. For more info…

Summer Jam 2018 Cologne Germany Jazzespresso Jazz Espresso

July 6-8, 2018
Summer Jam

The next edition of the Summer Jam is programmed in Cologne, Germany, on the Fuehlinger See shores, from July 6 to 8, 2018. Reggae, dancehall, hiphop and afrobeats concerts are scheduled; among the artists already confirmed Marteria…

Mostly Jazz Funk And Soul Festival 2018 Birmingham UK Jazzespresso

July 6-8, 2018
Mostly Jazz Funk And Soul Festival

The wonderful location of the Moseley Park, which is not so far from Birmigham city centre, will host from July 6 to 8 the Mostly Jazz Funk and Soul Festival. The line-up is not available at the moment but, as in the past editions, international jazz…

Leopolis Jazz Festival 2018, Lviv, Ukraine - Jazzespresso en

June 27 – July 1, 2018
Leopolis Jazz Festival 2018

The Leopolis Jazz Festival, one of the most important European Festivals, will be held in the city of Lviv from June 27 to July 1, 2018. As usual, on New Year’s eve the first headliner was announced, who in 2018 is the American musician Marcus Miller, winner…

Red Light Jazz Festival 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands - Jazzespresso en

June 1-3, 2018
Red Light Jazz Festival

The rich tradition of Amsterdam as the real jazz city, where since the 1930’s and 1940’s artists such as Kid Dynamite and Chet Baker performed at the “Cotton Club” and at the “Café Casablanca”, is renewed in this fifth edition of the Red Light Jazz Festival, hosted in the famous Red Light District in the Dutch Capital City.

Newport Jazz Weekend 2018 Newport Isle of Wight UK Jazzespresso Jazz

May 30 – June 3, 2018
Newport Jazz Weekend

The Newport Jazz Weekend Festival reaches this year its seventh edition. It will be held in Newport town (Isle of Wight), from May 30 to June 3, 2018. Among the artists who have already confirmed their participation…

Bucharest International Jazz Competition

May 12 – 19, 2018
Bucharest International Jazz Competition

Dedicated since its beginning to professional musicians, the 12th edition of the Bucharest International Jazz Competition will be held from May 12 to 19, 2018. It will be open to bands and vocalists coming from all over the world, and it will be a part of the international festival EUROPAFEST: a whole week dedicated to jazz…

Caprices Festival 2018 Crans-Montana Switzerland Jazzespresso Jazz

April 12-15, 2018
Caprices Festival

The 15th edition of the Caprices Festival will be held in the wonderful Swiss town of Crans-Montana from April 12 to 15, 2018. There will be daily outdoor performances as well as night indoor concerts, both with the possibility of admiring …

Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2018, Gateshead, UK - Jazzespresso

April 6-8, 2018
Gateshead International Jazz Festival

The 2018 programme of the 2018 Gateshead International Jazz Festival joins the bests emerging talents coming from United Kingdom and Europe and the world jazz icons, such as the singer Zara McFarlane, the saxophonist Marshall Allen with Sun Ra Arkestra, the Portico Quartet…

Bergamo Jazz Festival 2018, Bergamo, Italy - Jazzespresso en

March 18-25
Bergamo Jazz Festival 2018

The fortieth edition of the Bergamo Jazz Festival will be held in Bergamo, Italy, from March 18 to 25, 2018. The programme of the festival, which is considered one of the most important Italian events and not only…

Piacenza Jazz Festival 2018, Piacenza, Italy - Jazzespresso

February 17 to March 25, 2018
Piacenza Jazz Festival

The fifteenth edition of the Piacenza Jazz Fest will be held from February 17 to March 25, 2018; among the featuring artists, Toquinho, Dave Douglas, Uri Caine, Lee Konitz, Michel Portal, Mauro Ottolini and Vjay Iyer and many others…

Vinter Jazz Festival 2018

February 2 – 25, 2018
Vinterjazz Festival 2018

A usual appointment in winter jazz, the next 18th edition of Vinterjazz Festival will take place in the cities of Aalborg, Aarhus, Odense, Esbjerg and, of course, Copenhagen, from February 2 to 25, 2018. Three weeks full of events in which more than 500 concerts will be held in more than 100 different locations. Many international artists will take part to the event, such as Filippo Cosentino, Sinne Eeg Group, DR Big Band & Palle Mikkelborg.

Bodø Jazz Open 2018 - Jazzespresso Jazz Espresso en

January 31 – February 3, 2018
Bodø Jazz Open

Located in the Northern part of Norway, very close to the Arctic Circle, the small town of Bodø will host from January 31 to February 3, 2018, the Bodø Jazz Open Festival. Among the featuring artists, the Misvær Skaforening Big Band, the Juno quintet, …

Nice Jazz Festival 2018, Nice, France - Jazzespresso en

January 30 – May 17, 2018
Nice Jazz Festival, January-May session

The January-May session of the Nice Jazz Festival will take place in several locations around the city from January 30 to May 17, 2018. The line-up features live performances by Popa Chubby, Joon Moon with Warren-Chassin-Decoret, Toni Allen…

Winter Jazz Fest 2018, Cologne, Germany - Jazzespresso en

January 6, 2018
Winter Jazz Fest 2018

The seventh edition of the Winter Jazz Festival will be held in Cologne, Germany, on January 6, 2018. About 50 artists will play in 18 free concerts, on 5 different stages. Among the artists Tobias Weindorf, Gunnar Plumer and Peter Weiss, Malstrom, Con Mucho Gusto, Wyst and many more.

JazzAlguer 2017-2018, Alghero (Sardinia, Italy) - Jazzespresso Jazz en

December 23, 2017 – June 21, 2018

The first edition of JazzAlguer will start on December 23 in Alghero (Sardinia, Italy), with the “Laudario di Cortona” arranged by Paolo Fresu and Daniele di Bonaventura, performed in quintet together with the Chamber Orchestra of Perugia…

James Senese © Augusto De Luca

November 29 – December 3, 2017
Re:Found Jazz Festival Turin, Italy

The 10th edition of Festival Jazz:Re:Found will be held in Turin, Italy, from November 29 to December 3, 2017. Among the artists scheduled, James Senese with Napoli Centrale, Azymuth, Rony Size, Thundercat, Jameszoo, Chassol, Cory Henry and many more.

Jazztopad Festival 2017 - Jazzespresso Jazz Espresso en

November 17 – 26, 2017
Jazztopad Festival

The 14th edition of Jazztopad Festival will take place at the Wroclaw Narodowe Forum Muzyki, in Poland, from November 17 to 26. Many shows are scheduled, among which Herbie Hancock, Charles Lloyd, the Maciej Obara Quartet, Terence Blanchard Quartet together with the Wrocław Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Radoslaw Labahua, and the pianist Vijay Iyer with the Lutosławski Quartet.

Cambridge International Jazz Festival 2017 - Jazzespresso Jazz en

November 11 – 26, 2017
Cambridge International Jazz Festival

The Cambridge International Jazz Festival will be held from November 11 to 26; 80 events and workshops are scheduled in 25 concert halls, university venues, churches, pubs and bistros all around the town. The lineup includes Andy Sheppard, Roy Ayers, Zoe Rahman, Evelyn Glennie, Robin Nolan and many more….

Andy Sheppard © Leonardo Schiavone

November 10 – 19, 2017
EFG London Jazz Festival

The EFG London Jazz Festival, arrived this year to the 25th edition, will be held in London from 10 to 19 November. New generation musicians and accomplished artists such as Pat Metheny, Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Brad Mehldau, Christian Scott, Paolo Conte and many more will perform, for 10 days, on 21 different stages.

Fabrizio Bosso © Leonardo Schiavone Roma Jazz Festival 2017

November 5 – 30, 2017
Roma Jazz Festival 2017 “Jazz Is My Religion”

The 2017 Roma Jazz Festival will take place from November 5 to 30 in Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome. The title “Jazz is my religion” has been inspired by a poem written by the America poet, essayist and painter Ted Joans.

Marquis Hill Blacktet © Fredrick March

October 27 – 29, 2017
Rotterdam Jazz Festival 2017

The next Rotterdam Jazz Festival will be held in the Dutch city from October 27 to 29. Among the many artists scheduled, Marquis Hill Blacktet, Mats Eilertsen – Rubicon, the Pack Project met Thomas Pol, Koffie, Codarts Young Talent Bigband, Bobo Stenson Trio and many more.

Belgrade Jazz Festival 2017 - Jazzespresso Jazz espresso

October 26 – 30, 2017
Belgrade Jazz Festival

The next Belgrade Jazz Festival will take place from October 26 to 30, featuring Donny McCaslin, Mats Eilertsen, Peter Evans, Giovanni Guidi, Wolfert Brederode, Marc Ribot and many more.
In addition to the concerts, workshops, jam sessions and unscheduled events are planned.

Umeå Jazz Festival 2017 - Jazzespresso Jazz Espresso

October 25 – 29, 2017
Umeå Jazz Festival

The 50th edition of the Umea Jazz Festival will be held from October 25 to 29, with Lennart Strömbäck as artistic director since 1991. Among the artists featuring Jonas Knutsson, Mats Gustafsson, Morgan Ågren and Mats Öberg.

Stefano Bollani © Leonardo Schiavone

October 17 – December 19, 2017
49° Voll Damm Festival Internacional de Jazz de Barcelona

The 49th edition of the Voll Damm Barcelona International Jazz Festival will be held in the Catalan city from October 17 to December 19. Among the featuring artists, in more than 60 concerts, on various stages around the city, Diana Krall, Estrella Morente, The Waterboys, Chick Corea and Steve Gadd, Chucho Valdés and Gonzalo Rubalcaba…

Ferrara in Jazz 2017 2018 Jazzespresso Jazz espresso

October 6, 2017 – April 24, 2018
Ferrara in Jazz 2017 – 2018

The Ferrara Jazz Club Cultural Association is organising the 19th edition of Ferrara in Jazz in the beautiful Torrione San Giovanni. For six months starting on October 6, it will be possible to attend many shows by the most important international jazz musicians and events dedicated to young talents and new albums. There will be a total of about 80 events. Find all the details and …

Francesco Cusa © Leonardo Schiavone

August 12 – 24, 2017
Roccella Jazz Festival – Rumori Mediterranei, Italy

The 37th edition of Roccella Jazz Festival – Rumori Mediterranei, one of the most important and long-running European Festivals, will take place from August 12 to 24 in the Southern Italian town. Among the featuring artists Kinga Glyk, Francesco Cusa Assassins, Tuck & Patti, Red Basica, Antonio Faraò Eklektik, Massimo Donà Trio with Francesco Bearzatti, and many more.

Stanley Klarke - credits Leonardo Schiavone

July 28 – Agoust 15, 2017
Jazz in Marciac Festival 2017

Jazz in Marciac Festival 2017 will be held from July 28 to August 13. Among the protagonists there are Norah Jones, Herbie Hancock, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Ibrahim Maalouf, Linda Oh, George Benson, Avishai Cohen and many others.

Yuri Buenaventura © Stefano Galli

July 22 – 30, 2017
Festival des Enfants du Jazz

The Festival des Enfants du Jazz will be held in Barcelonnette (Haute Provence) from July 22 to 30, featuring Deluxe, Yuri Buenaventura, Zucchero and many other famous artists, as well as a hundred of young musicians coming from all over France and jazz music teachers that will end the festival with three big concerts.

Malta Jazz Festival

July 20 – 22, 2017
Malta Jazz Festival

The 2017 edition of Malta Jazz Festival will be held on July 20, 21 and 22. Among the artists participating to the festival in the little island at the heart of the Mediterranean sea, Al Di Meola, Nicholas Peyton, Antonio Sanchez, Mark Giuliana and many others.

Uri Caine © Leonardo Schiavone

July 20 – 25, 2017
Heineken Jazzaldia

The 52nd edition of the Heineken Jazzaldia will be held in San Sebastian (Basque Country) from July 20 to 25. Among the featuring artists, Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock, Bryan Ferry, John Medesky with a new quartet, Hiromi Uehara and Uri Caine, Chano Dominguez with the Italian pianist Stefano Bollani and many more. The program foresees some concerts commemorating the anniversary of John Coltrane’s passing and of Thelonius Monk’s, Dizzie Gillespie’s and Ella Fitzgerald’s birth.

Nice Jazz Festival

July 17 – 21, 2017
The Nice Jazz Festival is back

After the suspension in 2016 due to the attack that hit the city of Nice, the 2017 edition of the Nice Jazz Festival will be held from July 17 to 21.
Born in 1948 as the first jazz festival in the world, it will host 30 concerts in 5 nights, in Place Masséna Gardens and Théâtre de Verdure.
Among the artists that will perform, Herbie Hancock, Ibrahim Maaluf, Mary J. Blige, Tony Allen, IAM, Abdullah Ibrahim and Ekaya with special guest Térence Blanchard, Lamomali, Henry Texier Sky Dancers 6.

Robert Glasper - credits Leonardo Schiavone

July 15 – 23, 2017
Jazz à Juan Festival

The 57th edition of Jazz à Juan Festival will be held in Juan-Les-Pins from July 15 to 23. Among the protagonists of the festival, in the South of France, Wayne Shorter, Brandford Marsalis, Gregory Porter, Robert Glasper, Sting, Archie Shepp, and many others.

Jean Luc Ponty credits Leonardo Schiavone

July 11 – 15, 2017
Vitoria-Gasteiz Festival

The 41st edition of Vitoria-Gasteiz Festival will be held from July 11 to 15 in the Basque Country capital city. Among the artists invited, Patty Austin, the TS Monk Sextet with Nnenna Freelon, Rubén Blades with Roberto Delgado Orchestra, the jazz female group Woman to Woman, and many others.

Umbria Jazz 2017

July 7 – 16, 2017
Umbria Jazz Festival

The next edition of Umbria Jazz will be held in Perugia, Italy, from July 7 to 16. Many events are scheduled, among which Kraftwerk, Jamie Cullen/Lettuce, Paolo Fresu, Gaetano Curreri, Gino Paoli e Danilo Rea playing Tenco and Italian singers and songwriters, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Enrico Rava/Tomasz Stanko, Hiromi Duet with Castaneda/Kidjo, Trance with Valdes/Rubalcaba, Wayne Shorter Quartet, Brian Wilson, Bollani/Gismonti e De Holanda.
Morover, there will be workshops, many concerts in various locations in the city, music lessons held by teachers from the prestigious Berklee College in Boston.

Avishai Cohen - credits Leonardo Schiavone

July 7 – 9, 2017
North Sea Festival

The next Rotterdam North Sea Festival will be held on July 7, 8 and 9. This year edition resident artist will be Chick Corea; among many other artists participating, we recall Wayne Shorter, Avishai Cohen, Trombone Shorty, Norah Jones, Herbie Hancock, George Benson, Maseo Parker, Robert Glasper.

Frank Gambale © Leonardo Schiavone

July 5 – 8, 2017
Kongsberg Jazz Festival

The 2017 edition of the Kongsberg Jazz Festival will take place in the Norwegian town from July 5 to 8. The program includes concerts, lectures, movie shows, poetry readings. Among the many featuring artists: The Chick Corea Elektric Band, Morten Abel, Ola Kvernberg and Jason Moran, Blood Sweat and Tears + Level 42, John Scofield, Trondheim Jazz Orchestra Eirik Hegdal and Joshua Redman, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Chris Thompson and Mads Eriksen Band.

Bill Frisell - credits Leonardo Schiavone

June 30 – July 15, 2017
51st Montreux Jazz Festival

The 51st Montreux Jazz Festival will be held from June 30 to July 15: among many others, the artists in program are John Scofield, Theo Croker, Trilok Gurtu, Herbie Hancock, Fred Wesley, Ramsey Lewis, Bill Frisell and Kurt Rosenwinkel.

Archie Shepp © Leonardo Schiavone

June 29 – July 13, 2017
Jazz à Vienne Festival

The 37th edition of Jazz à Vienne will be held from June 29 to July 13. The programme includes concerts, exhibitions, meetings and masterclasses, that will cross the several artistic and cultural branches. Among the artists that will take part to the festival, Ahmad Jamal, Angélique Kidjo, Archie Shepp All Stars feat. Jason Moran and special guests Shabaka Hutchings and Marion Rampal, Pharoah Sanders, Emile Parisien/Vincent Peraini, Jamie Kullum, Mr. Sipp, Trombone Shorty, Youn Sun Nah, Mary J Blige, Herbie Hancock, Seu Jorge and many others.

Reggie Workman - credits Leonardo Schiavone

June 28 – July 02, 2017
58th Ljubljana Jazz Festival

The 58th Ljubljana Jazz Festival will take place from June 28 and July 2. Among the many musicians performing, Archie Shepp and Reggie Workman (in a tribute to John Coltrane), Emilia Martensson, Susanna Risberg, Shabaka Hutchings, Yussef Kaamal, Alexander Hawkins,

Paolo Fresu © Leonardo Schiavone

June 23 – July 28, 2017
Alfa Jazz Festival

The Alfa Jazz Festival will be held from June 23 to 28 in Lviv (Ukraine); the protagonists of the event will be Avishai Cohen with the Inso-Lviv Orchestra, Paolo Fresu, Gregory Porter, Herbie Hancock, the Chick Corea Electric Band and many others.

London Jazz Platform

June 18, 2017
London Jazz Platform 2017

The London Jazz Platform 2017 will be held on Sunday, June 18 in The Brewhouse London Fields in London. Twelve performers will play on stage: John Russel, Kitty la Roar and Nick Shankland, Gg and his band, among which Kenny Wellington and David Baptiste, Deelee Dube, Marco Marconi, Lars Fiils, Tom Harrison Colin Webster, Simon Lasky, Carmela Rappazzo, Mike Adcock and Paul Jolly.

Paris Jazz Festival

June 17 – July 30, 2017
Paris Jazz Festival

The 24th edition of Paris Jazz Festival will be held from June 17 to July 30 in Paris Parc Floral. Many artists will be participating from America, Africa and Europe, among which Erik Truffaz Quartet, Magma, Trilok Gurtu, Raul Midon, Les Amazones d’Afrique, Daniel Zimmerman, Thomas Savy, Andy Emler, Laura Perrudin, Nicolas Folmer, Lisa Simone.

XJAZZ Festival Berlin 2017

May 03 – 07, 2017
XJAZZ Festival 2017 Berlin

The 4th edition of Berlin XJAZZ Festival will take place from May 3 to 7. Become, in a few years, one of the most interesting jazz festivals in Europe, XJAZZ Festival will host 64 artists ranging from jazz to electronics, to neo-classical, on 9 stages distributed in just as many locations around the German capital, every one in a walking distance from the others.

Copy Protected by Chetan's WP-Copyprotect.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.