Jazz Nad Odrą awarded best polish festival!

50_jno_saxophoneMost prestigious questionnaire run by Jazz Forum magazine selected 50. Jazz and Odrą festival as best jazz festival in Poland. Additionally Jazz Press magazine awarded the festival second best in category “Best musical event of 2014”.

 

This year 51. Jazz nad Odrą starts April 14 and will last till Monday, April 20. Agenda is almost ready, we are signing last contract with the artist the will visit Wrocław this April. Informations about the hosted stars and agenda will be announced in a few days. We would like to remind you about the Open Contest for JAZZ PERSONALITY OF 2015! We are awaiting applications until March 13.

 You can find all details under this LINK

Starting this year, new Art Director will supervise the festival. This honour lies with Leszek Możdżer, brilliant artist, compositor and pianist (called best pianist of 2014 by Jazz Forum magazine), involved with the festival  in the past years. Along with General Director of JnO Krzysztof Maja they will add new colours to the future editions of the festival.

 

In 2016 Wrocław will be the European Capital of Culture, we hope it will also become a capital of european jazz.