Festivals

Festival Flash | Jazz Middelheim 2014, Day 1&2

Text Peter Beije | photo’s Eddy Westveer Jazz Middelheim in Antwerp attracted 19,000 visitors during the  four days. That number is in line with previous years. The...

Umbria Jazz Festival 2014

By THOMAS CONRAD | Source All About Jazz There are many jazz festivals held in beautiful places. There are many festivals that run for 10 or more days and consistently offer...

Festival Flashes | Gent Jazz 2014 | Day One

By PETER BEIJE | Gent Jazz 2014: seven days music Peter Beije continues his summer Festival Flashes series with a quick rap up of day one at the Gent Jazz Festival. Keep an eye...

Alita Moses wins 12th Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition

Jazz in Europe congratulates the winners of the 2014 Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition. The winners are: FIRST PRICE goes to ALITA MOSES. SECOND PRICE goes to LAURA PERRUDIN....

Zbigniew Seifert Jazz Violin Competition Draws World’s Greatest Upcoming Violinists To Kracow

Source: All About Jazz The first edition of the International Zbigniew Seifert Jazz Violin Competition will be held from July 16-19, as part of the 19th Summer Jazz Festival in...

Max Sunyer Headlines Candas Jazz Festival 2014

Candas Jazz Festival, is a multidisciplinary festival encompassing jazz music and jazz fusion music in a beautiful town by the sea in Northern of Spain. The festival features a...

Jazz Liège Festival 2014 | Review

By JEAN-PIERRE GOFFIN, | courtesy of ALL ABOUT JAZZ The International Jazz Festival in Liège was created twenty-four years ago. The city was known for decades as the Belgian...

Preview of the July Jazz Festivals in Basque Country | Spain

By: Enrique Alonso | Photos by: Lolo Vasco Heineken Jazzaldia Festival (July 23-27) Three festivals in Basque Country are coming during the next month. This particular region is a...

Festival Flashes | Scheldejazz Festival, Terneuzen (The Netherlands)

Our roving festival “meister”, Peter Beije will be providing us this summer with his impressions of the festivals he will visit in a new format we’ll call “Festival...

Veronica’s Tales Jazz Festival | June 18 to 21

June 18 will see the launch of the first edition of the Veronica’s Tales Jazz Festival in Kamnik Slovenia. The four day festival will be held at the historical castle...

Jazz Middelheim can’t do without the music of Toots Thielemans

By PETER BEIJE | Photos BRUNO BOLLAERT ‘The Music of Toots Thielemans’ is the title of the main program on the Saturday evening of Jazz Middelheim. The Antwerp jazz...