The music programme which takes place during the trade fair is comprised of a total of 40 artists selected by an international panel of experts. In these showcases, bands have the opportunity to present themselves before an audience of top professionals from all over the world. The showcasing bands and artists will be announced by the end of January 2019.
2019 showcase programme
Thursday, 25 April 2019
The Norwegian Night opens the showcase festival from 7.30pm on two stages in Exhibition Hall 7 and at Kulturzentrum Schlachthof.
Friday, 26 April 2019
From 2pm and again from 7.30pm, the European Jazz Meeting will take the three stages.
Saturday, 27 April 2019
The afternoon is dedicated to German bands, presenting eight bands in the German Jazz Expo. The Overseas Night is the final item on the showcase agenda, taking place on Saturday night from 7.30 pm
Applications are open from 1 – 22 November 2018. Artists from or based in the UK should be eligible for the European Jazz Meeting.