Jazz Connective is a collaborative project between different European actors built to sustainably strengthen our artistic scenes, composed of promoters and producers, musicians and professionals, by exploring these issues on a European scale. This project is supported by the European Union within the framework of Creative Europe - Cooperation Project and will take place in several stages, in several European cities. Read more

Upcoming Events

GO NORTHWARD / OCTOBER 2019
iT: Another Crying Game (Slo)
Elodie Pasquier (Fr)
Darrifourcq-Pohjola-Tikkanen (Fr - Fin)
Joanna Duda Trio (Pol)
Joanna Duda (solo)

Participants

Žiga Koritnik

Žiga Koritnik

Žiga Koritnik has been capturing images of musicians since 1987. He lives and works in Ljubljana, Slovenia, where he is a regular guest on the music scene and documents the …

Romain Dugelay

Romain Dugelay

Romain Dugelay is a French musician, arranger, composer and improviser, with a unique style and artistic will. In 2017, he set up the 4000 company. 

Primož Kristan

Primož Kristan

Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia.

Martel Ollerenshaw

Martel Ollerenshaw

Based in London and working internationally, Martel Ollerenshaw is an arts broker and creative producer. With a wide portfolio of skills and interests, she works actively with artists, organisations and …

Aoife Concannon

Aoife Concannon

Aoife Concannon is the Marketing Director of Improvised Music Company (IMC) in Dublin,

Ireland’s foremost promoter of jazz and improvised music, and an active developmental resource

for Irish based …

Simon Kenda

Simon Kenda

Jazz Cerkno program director

Thoughts on European Jazz

Thoughts on European Jazz

As each european country seem to reflect a specific cultural and musical identity, the shape of european jazz seem to get clearer and richer with artistic circulation.


Inclusion and inclusivity.

Inclusion and inclusivity.

A provocation by Oliver Weindling

Jazz Connective in Slovenia by Andrew Dehany

Jazz Connective in Slovenia by Andrew Dehany

 “For innovative music we need an innovative environment.”  

Jazz Connective Ljubljana Notes & Observations by Cormac Larkin

Jazz Connective Ljubljana Notes & Observations by Cormac Larkin

In an increasingly ‘connected’ world, it is clearly important to the survival of creative music in Europe that individual scenes, and the people who make them – musicians, promoters, stakeholders, even …

Slow Touring - Savour the Journey

Slow Touring - Savour the Journey

Any musician will tell you that touring is a blessing for a band. "It's a special experience, absolutely essential for developing your artistry" states French cellist Vincent Courtois. Some …