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Our Mission


The mission of Amersfoort Jazz is rooted in music discovery that is open, inclusive, and based on mutual alliance of emerging artists and festivals from around the world, while building new communities of World Jazz devotees and creating opportunities for the next generation.


LATEST NEWS


 
08-11-2019

JOIN US FOR AMERSFOORT JAZZ 2020

Join us for the 2020 edition of Amersfoort Jazz, an annual festival, held in the historic inner city of Amersfoort, The Netherlands. Over four da...

26-01-2019

NEXT GENERATION OF WORLD JAZZ

“I’m gonna stay with the youngsters. Keeps the mind active.” Art Blakey (1919-1990) Amersfoort Jazz is a Next Generation festival, presenting...

08-12-2019

Festival creation: Alto for Two

‘Alto for Two’ is an international joint venture of some of the most notable talents of The Netherlands and Spain: Kika Sprangers (sax) and Irene R...

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08-12-2019

Boy Edgar Prize: Jasper Blom

The Buma Boy Edgar Prize, the most prestigious award for jazz and improvised music in the Netherlands, has been awarded to saxophonist and composer...