7 Virtual Jazz Club’s Global Online Jazz Contest – ‎€ 7,000 in Prizes

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in Opportunity, Other News | No Comments
7 Virtual Jazz Club’s Global Online Jazz Contest – ‎€ 7,000 in Prizes

Pic: 2016 € 4,000 1st prize winner Nicole Johanntgen (CHE) The 7 Virtual Jazz Club continues to search for new and underexposed jazz talent from the four corners of the world. A grand prize of €4,000 will be awarded to the winner. The 7 Virtual Jazz Club continues its worldwide search for emerging and underrecognized […]

Auditions open for Leeds College of Music Generation Big Band

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in Other News | No Comments
Auditions open for Leeds College of Music Generation Big Band

Leeds College of Music is calling for young jazz musicians to take part in Generation Big Band. Now in its second year, the innovative program will bring together three generations of the Yorkshire jazz community, where LCoM alumni, current students and up and coming young musicians will perform together as a band.

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Posted by on Aug 1, 2017 in Other News | No Comments

Alt-Shift-J – Arts Council England funds Jazz North’s new Strategic Touring project

Alt-Shift-J – Arts Council England funds Jazz North’s new Strategic Touring project

Jazz North awarded £71,646 towards Alt-Shift-J pop-up jazz festival for younger audiences.

Skeltr at InJazz, Rotterdam June 2017

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in Jazz North News | No Comments
Skeltr at InJazz, Rotterdam June 2017

northern line artists Skeltr were invited to perform at the Injazz Conference and Festival in Rotterdam in June 2017.

Artist opportunity – one month residency for a composer-performer in new music

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Artists, Opportunity, Other News | No Comments
Artist opportunity – one month residency for a composer-performer in new music

Residency for New Music / Québec – UK Exchange The Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (hcmf//) and Le Vivier Montréal, in collaboration with British Council and Ministère des Relations Internationales du Québec, are pleased to offer a one month residency for a composer-performer in new music. The residencies aim to offer the composer-performer important professional development […]

northern line artists TAUPE awarded place on 12 Points

northern line artists TAUPE awarded place on 12 Points

Taupe awarded place on the the innovative European emerging artist platform 12 Points 2017.

5 days broadcasting jazz in May!

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Artists, Jazz North News, News | No Comments
5 days broadcasting jazz in May!

Northern Online Broadcasts – We’ll be broadcasting showcase performances recorded at mjf 2016 over 5 days in May.

Do you know any young jazz musicians?

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Artists, Jazz North News, News, Opportunity | No Comments

We’re looking for exceptional young jazz musicians for the 5th round of Jazz North Introduces (JNI). JNI offers young musicians the opportunity to perform at six northern jazz festivals and also to receive mentoring from leading UK artists. More information at: www.jazznorth.org/introduces

Meet the artists on northern line round 5

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in Artists, Jazz North News, News, Opportunity | No Comments

Today, Monday 3 April we pleased to release the names of the latest northern line artist roster. The round 5 artists will be available to any northern promoter with a subsidised artist fee from September 2017 – 31 March 2019. For individual artist interview videos and links to their websites see: www.jazznorth.org/northern-line/northern-line-round-5/ Archipelago (Newcastle) Faye […]