News

News -page consists of current topics and interesting articles about jazz in Finland. 




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We Jazz festival releases its programme

Organised for the sixth time, the annual We Jazz festival takes place from 2 to 9 December this year. The jazz event offers a versatile and high-quality programme with topical jazz music from us and abroad.



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Jazz Jkl Live autumn programme released

Jazz Jkl Live presents the most interesting Finnish jazz of  the day in its ten-part concert series this autumn. The versatile programme combines jazz music’s many styles and ensembles performing their own new music.


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UMO autumn season starts in September

UMO autumn season includes an album release, Art testers (Taidetestaajat) project, lots of top-notch concerts and continuation of UMO crowdfunding campaign.



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Last weeks to apply to the new Finnish-Estonian jazz battle!

Jazz Finland and Estonian Jazz Union are launching a new annual band competition for young jazz musicians. The winner will be rewarded with two festival gigs in Finland and Estonia next spring. FinEst Jazz Rally is an international contest where – while fighting for the championship – the bands and the audience get to know the up-and-coming musicians and jazz traditions of both countries. The application period has now been extended to September 15!



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Eclipse Music launches a new digital record label

Eclipse Music launches a new digital record label, that means to present new and rising talents. Eclipse Music Digital concentrates purely on digital distribution and extends naturally its parent company’s operation.