Reviews

Improvised music as a social outreach

Multi-instrumentalist, singer and improviser living in Serbia, Mija Milovic witness in this text about a project she has been defending for three years in asylum centres of her country of …

Never Work with Children (or animals) - the challenges and opportunities of Music for Young Audiences

Founded in Dublin in 1995, The Ark is committed to upholding one of the little-known points of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: every child should be able …

Cultural commitment for environmental action

For more than a decade, the Britons at Julie's Bicycle have been working hard to encourage the music world to adopt greener attitudes. A member of this non-profit association …

Where Are All The Good (Questions About) Women In Jazz?

Artist, trumpet player, activist, president of the Jazz Promotion Network and programmer of the Vortex in London, Scottish artist Kim Macari observes the lack of parity in the world of …

Future is NOW : How we may use media effectively

Future is NOW : How we may use media effectively

What kind of crazy ideas can we dream up to extend the reach and influence of musicians and the music?  

Watch | Touring in Europe : Between necessity and ecological responsability

Watch | Touring in Europe : Between necessity and ecological responsability

Jazz Connective's public round table at Helsinki Highlight invited Pierre Dugelay, Antoine Bos and Charles Gil to share their experience and approach to touring, taking into account its necessity …

Jazz Connective - Grass Roots work for jazz in Europe

Jazz Connective - Grass Roots work for jazz in Europe

While populist politicians are working on European des-integration on a large scale, cutting down on cultural lifelines, global non-compliance with climate agreements is fueling frustration, and anti-European sentiments spreading in …

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 …

Jazz Connective in Slovenia by Andrew Dehany

Jazz Connective in Slovenia by Andrew Dehany

 “For innovative music we need an innovative environment.”  

Watch | Audience Development for Innovative Music

Watch | Audience Development for Innovative Music

Jazz Connective's first roundtable at Ljubljana for Druga Godba festival invited Mathieu Durand (Fr), Ellen Cranitch (IE), Miha Zadnikar (SI), Cormac Larkin (IE) to share their experiences and point …