Festivals

Music Meeting Nijmegen: A Journey Through Diversity.

The 38th edition of the Music Meeting Festival is set to take place over the Pentecost weekend from May 18 to 20, 2024, in Nijmegen. Dedicated to musical encounters and...

jazzahead! 2024 Unveils Diverse Showcase Program.

The upcoming jazzahead! 2024, scheduled from April 11 to 13, is poised to be a dynamic and culturally rich experience. With the Netherlands as the partner country, the festival...

North Sea Jazz Festival 2024 Unveils Eclectic Lineup

The NN North Sea Jazz Festival, renowned as the world’s largest indoor music festival, is set to make its highly-anticipated return to the Ahoy Centre in Rotterdam this...

Festival Preview: Bodø Jazz Open

For Norwegian standards, Bodø is a quite large city. Situated approximately 1,200 km north of Oslo, 100 km above the Arctic Circle, and at the northern end of the Norwegian...

Festival Preview: Panama Jazz Festival 2024

In 2023, the Panama Jazz Festival marked its 20th edition with a hybrid format, drawing over 40,000 enthusiasts to its diverse array of events. The festival, culminating in a...

Music Meeting Festival 2024: First names announced.

This spring the Dutch city of Nijmegen is set to host a sonic adventure at the 38th edition of the Music Meeting Festival, set to take place over the Pentecost weekend on May 18,...

Festival Review: Jazz Brugge 2023

Once again, “Jazz Brugge,” one of Belgium’s most prominent jazz events on the calendar, was held from the 17th to the 19th of November at the Concertgebouw on...

Festival Preview: Jazz Brugge 2023

From November 17th through to the 19th, Arts Center KAAP and Brugge Concertgebouw will present the ninth edition of Jazz Brugge with “Crossing Cultures” once again as...

Festival Review: Jazz in the Park, Cluj Romania

There is always something beautiful about the first day of a festival: the gates open, the music starts, and fields slowly fill up with people. Now imagine that field being a...

Festival Review: Ystad Jazz Festival Sweden

Ystad is a small town in southern Sweden. The picturesque old town with its small houses and old churches became known worldwide, thanks in large part to the writer Henning...

Festival Review: Viljandi Folk Festival, Estonia

Before I start, please accept my apologies. This article won’t be a jazz festival report, as it’s about a folk festival, although folk music is also a form of...