Over the years, the competition has proved to be a promoter of jazz musicians and bands, not only in Eastern Europe but all over the world. The Bucharest International Jazz Competition's mission is to contribute to the acknowledgment of the value of jazz and to celebrate creativity and freedom of expression in music.
General Rules 2020
The 14th Bucharest International Jazz Competition, 16 - 23 May 2020, is open to bands and vocalists of all nationalities.
Applicants must be born after 1st of May 1980.
Bands may have up to 6 performing musicians and they may include:
- instrumentalists and vocalists
Registration deadline is February 10, 2020 ( by email: 23:59 ).
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.