Now in its 14th year, the Bucharest International Jazz Competition has opened registration for 2020 and all jazz instrumentalists and vocalists, no older than 40, are invited to participate.
Bucharest International Jazz Competition is one of the most appreciated jazz events, by specialists and the public, the event being ranked among the first 3 European jazz competitions.
The total value of the prizes for 2020 is 7,000 Euro, of which 1,200 Euro are reserved for the Grand Prize Winner.
Between the 16th and 23rd of May 2020, Bucharest International Jazz Competition celebrates its 14th edition. The competition takes place during the International Festival EUROPAfest. It promises unforgettable meetings, thrilled audience, atmosphere, by combining concerts with jam sessions, workshops and jazz master-classes.
The winner is chosen by a jury composed of artists and teachers, personalities of the international jazz world.
Over the years, the Bucharest International Jazz Competition has proved to be a promoter for jazz musicians and bands, not only in Eastern Europe but all over the world. Its mission is to contribute to the acknowledgment of jazz values and to celebrate creativity and freedom of expression.
14th Bucharest International Jazz Competition 2020 – Registration Fee
The registration fee for one application / jazz band is 120 Euro.
The total amount of the prizes is 7.000 Euro: cash, in Romanian currency and concerts engagements.
Grand Prize Winner 1.200 Eur
Special Prize - Best Band 400 Eur
Special Prize - Best Vocalist 400 Eur
3 – 5 concerts engagements for one or two finalist bands
The prize-winners will have priority in being included in the programs organized by jmEvents both nationally and abroad.
Final performers will receive diplomas, upon request.