European award for Jazz Festival Ljubljana

22. February, 2018


Jazz Festival Ljubljana is the winner of the annual award of the European association of jazz promoters Europe Jazz Network.

Award for Adventurous Programming is awarded for the seventh time this year.

The Jazz Festival Ljubljana was founded in 1960 and has been organized for over 35 years under the auspices of Cankarjev dom, the largest cultural institution in Slovenia. This oldest European jazz festival will have its 59th edition this year from June 27th to June 30th.

The artistic directors of this year as well as the next jubilee edition of the festival are Edin Zubčević, founder and artistic director of Jazz Fest Sarajevo, and Bogdan Benigar, director of Jazz Festival Ljubljana.