Halmstad hosts the Jazzfesten 2018
Jazzfesten is scheduled for 18-20 of May and is one of the year's most important forums for everyone who works in Swedish jazz scene, it also includes a public magnificent concert: On Saturday, May 19th a glittering gala concert will take place at Halmstad Theater. The gala concert will showcase Swedish jazz in a broad perspective and several stars from the jazz elite will be on stage.
In addition to the gala, the Jazzfesten includes a fully-featured weekend in Halmstad for the Swedish jazz industry – concert organizers, musicians, producers and record companies - with seminars, workshops and meetings for about 200 participants. The weekend ends with the National Association Svensk Jazz’s (Swedish Jazz) annual general meeting.
For more information contact:
Terese Larsson, Producer Svensk Jazz
Tel: 08-407 17 43
Emrik Larsson, Music producer Kultur i Halland
Per-Mikael Henriksson, Chairman of Jazz i Halmstad
Tel: 0768 - 72 57 92
Jazzfesten is a major national collaboration
Jazzfesten's all partners are - besides Svensk Jazz, Kultur i Halland, Jazz i Halmstad, Halmstad Convention Bureau and Kulturförvaltningen in Halmstad – Musik i Syd, Kultur i Väst, NorrlandsOperan, Norrbottensmusiken, Kulturutveckling i Region Gävleborg, Musik Västernorrland, Vara Konserthus, Länsmusiken i Stockholm, Estrad Norr, Västmanlandsmusiken, Musik i Blekinge, Kulturens Bildningsverksamhet and Musikalliansen.