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International contest for young musicians in Belgium

For 35 years it was called Jazz Hoeilaart. Next year its name is B-Jazz, an international contest for young jazz musicians in Belgium. The finals of the competition are in the...

The Jazz Spotlight Festival Guide | November 2014

Our good friend Yannick Ilunga from the Jazz Spotlight publishes a monthly guide to the coming jazz festivals around the globe. Starting this month Yannick’s guide will also...

Phil Markowitz – Zach Brock Quartet | Perpetuity.

Dot Time Records | D9031 While pianist Phil Markowitz is well known to the European jazz scene his partner in this new venture, Zach Brock, is new to me. With a little research it...

Jazz Jantar | Robert Glasper, James Carter and Avant-garde

By: Wojtek Oleksiak | Courtesy of Culture.pl From : 4 until 16 November 2014 | Gdansk | Poland No matter what kind of contemporary jazz you like most, Jazz Jantar Festival 2014...

Featured Venue | Fasching Jazz Club – Stockholm

If you’ve ever wondered where Swedes go to listen to the best live jazz the answer is simple : Fasching! This Manhattan-style jazz club is a vibrant music hub where you will...

South African Clouts hitting the road to Scotland

You don’t need a degree in Social Anthropology from Cambridge University to play jazz but it certainly helped pianist and composer Philip Clouts. South Africa-born Clouts, who...

Millennium Jazz Orchestra | Safety Zone

By JACK BOWERS | Courtesy of All About Jazz Millennium Jazz Orchestra: Safety Zone With the release of its eighth album, Safety Zone, the Millennium Jazz Orchestra from the...

Made In New York Jazz Competition | Special Offer

To all our loyal readers, Recently we published an article about the “Made New York Jazz Competition”, this article generated a great response from our readers, in fact so...

Paul Jost | Breaking Through

Paul Jost | Breaking Through Dot Time Records In the course of my work as a journalist I receive many CD’s for review, some good, some not so good and some exceptional. Paul...

Jazz Near You launches House Concert Series.

Michael Ricci, founder and owner of All About Jazz and Jazz Near You believes jazz musicians need more performance opportunities. So, from his headquarters just outside of...

Made in NY Jazz Competition

The Made in New York Jazz competition discovers amazing jazz artists talents around the globe. The purpose of the is to find young talent hidden among the world’s jazz musicians...