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Editor in Chief and co-founder of Jazz In Europe Media

Maurits van Hout, Photo Feature

At the age of 35 Maurits van Hout, like many started to ask himself; do I want to remain on this corporate career path regardless of the success and income, and continue day in...

Happy New Year 2020 from Nigel J @ JazzInEurope com

All the editorial team – Pia, Els, Andrew and myself wish You a Happy New Year 2020. A Big Thank You to all our writers for their passion, ongoing support and belief in what...

Sharon Matisoff – Jazz Painter +

I am a great lover of Jazz art and the work of the soon to be known and appreciated painter Sharon Matisoff.  Her love of art has been a lifetime passion, and now that Sharon has...

Diggers Factory, A New Take on Vinyl.

Recently, I was made aware of the Diggers Factory, an innovative French company offering a solution to Indie artists looking to release their albums on vinyl. Being curious, I...

Beverley Beirne hits the road on her JJWTHF UK Tour.

Beverley Beirne and her quintet headline at the Marsden Jazz Festival in 2019.  Performing on Saturday evening at 7.30 pm (12th October) at Marsden’s Parochial Hall. The...

Kathrine Windfeld-Pushing the boundaries of Danish Big Band Jazz!

What a joy to chat with Kathrine Windfeld. One of the new breed of Jazz Artists who are moving Jazz music forward with the courage and determination of a great explorer. Never...

NIBIRU by Okan Ersan – release August 15, 2019

This upcoming Jazz Fusion album from Cypriot guitarist and composer Okan Ersan is 42 minutes of an uncharted perspective of the Universe.  Asking the question “why are we...

Whirlwind Recordings release 10 new vinyl albums ahead of 10th Anniversary.

Whirlwind recordings will celebrate their tenth anniversary in 2020, no mean feat for an independent label in these times. Founded in 2010 by bassist, composer and producer...

Le Sucrier Velours (Velvet Sugar Bowl) CD Review

A very enjoyable swing style album, and the third album recording of the virtuoso pianist Ramona Horvath. She duets with Nicolas Rageau, a double bassist, in a subtle...

Jazz at Berlin Philharmonic IX ” Jazz Baroness” Pannonica

The “Jazz at Berlin Philharmonic“ pays tribute to the Jewish Baroness Pannonica (Nica) de Koenigswarter. The concert, on 6 February 2019, thirty years after her death,...

James Bowman III Interview

Editor’s note: James Bowman III is a loving husband, a proud father and now also a grandfather. James clearly expresses loving gratitude for his life, he continues to be...