Graduated from Louis Lumiere's school (French school for cinema and broadcasting industry) in sound engineering, Alexis Pawlak began his carreer at le Periscope as sound technician and stage manager …
Alice Rouffineau has been running cultural and educationnal programmes at Périscope venue in Lyon for four years now. She coordinates projects involving musicians and people of all kinds (children, seniors …
Promotor, co-funder of the Druga Godba organisation, director for jazz & world music at Cankarjev Dom (Ljubljana), member of Europe Jazz Network.
Musicologist and cultural professional. Since January 2018 she is Head of production of the International Music Festival DRUGA GODBA in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Dr Pedro Cravinho researches and writes about jazz, media, and archives. He is a Senior Research Fellow at Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research, and the Keeper of the …
Freelance music journalist, reviwer, translator, musician and rhythm teacher. Since the beginning of 2019 he is Editor in Chief of the German print magazine JAZZTHETIK.
Karolina Juzwa – coordinator in the Wytwórnia Foundation, manager of the Wytwórnia venue.
Artistic Director of Improvised Music Company (IMC), Ireland’s leading promoter of jazz & ethnic music and a dedicated resource organisation for Irish jazz musicians.
An improvising artist and composer immersed in the jazz and improvised music scene. Whether as a performer, teacher or a producer, her passion lies in the strength of improvised music …
Maaike Wuyts runs the Aubergine Artist Management agency based in Brussel, offfering management, production, promotion, administrative and tour support to some of Belgium’s most talented jazz artists.
Mary Wakelam Sloan manages the Jazz Programme at Town Hall Symphony Hall, Birmingham presenting a year round range of concerts and talent development programmes. At Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Mary holds …
Matthew Jacobson is an Irish drummer, composer, bandleader, educator and producer currently based in Dublin.
Unbound musics presenter essayist; radio broadcasting expert; columnist; alternative theorist
Danish/Montenegrin musician who has been very active on the international music scene for over a decade.
Natalie South is the Grassroots Project Manager for Attitude is everything, a charity with 18 years of experience supporting non-profit and commercial organisations to make what they do more accessible …
Head manager of the Vortex Jazz Club in London, and label manager at babel label, Oliver Weindling is an inspiring figure on the european scene.
One of the founders of the Periscope, jazz club and creative artistic scene in Lyon, France.
Artistic Director of the Jazztopad Festival in Wroclaw, Poland, curator of Improvised Contemporary Music and Jazz at Pierre Boulez Saal in Berlin.
French musician, arranger, composer and improviser, with a unique style and artistic will. In 2017, he set up the 4000 company.