4 March 2020130The festival will feature more than 250 names in 25 different venues around Istanbul, including familiar ensembles as well as new names and performances in the world of jazz and contemporary music.
15 February 2020133PSM Jazz Festival will be celebrating its 4th year with the motto “Jazz Festival of All Genres”. The festival will start on the International Jazz Day on 30th of April and will present a program that reflects the synthesis of different music genres.
5 January 2020335Bilal Karaman, one of the most prominent guitarists in Turkey, presents the second instalment in his series in which he combines Ottoman and Anatolian music with Manouche traditions. The album has been released as an EP through LU Records on the 27th of September.
1 December 2019207Watch twelve outstanding young jazz guitarists from around the world compete in the Semifinals round of the 2019 Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz International Guitar Competition. Presented completely free and open to the public.
24 November 2019205Prominent drummer and musician Ediz Hafızoğlu’s musical project Nazdrave’s EP “Üç Türkü”, which consists of Anatolian folk songs, has been released on Apple Music, Fizy, Spotify and YouTube.
6 November 2019267The Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz International Competition will be presented on December 2-3 in Washington, D.C. Open to musicians age 30 and under from across the globe, this year’s competition will shine a spotlight on the guitar.
3 November 2019171Legendary guitarist who has inspired generations, Al Di Meola, will interpret his compositions as well as those by The Beatles and Astor Piazzolla unplugged with his quartet on the 21st of November at Uniq Hall.
2 August 2019344Among the 33 artists and ensembles, two bands were selected by the international delegates to receive further encouragement with SOCAR Turkey Silk Road Tour Support Award that involves financial support for their upcoming international tours.
25 June 2019310Istanbul Jazz Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV) for the 26th time with the 22-year long sponsorship of GarantiBBVA next week. The festival is now participating in the Keychange program, which aims to achieve gender equality in the music industry. Keychange program is an international...
6 May 2019390Cazzip Project earned the right to perform at the festival with their results in the Young Jazz competition they participated during the 21st Istanbul Jazz Festival. The band will represent Turkey between 25-26 May at Amersfoort Jazz Festival in Holland.
19 April 2019490The 23rd edition of Ankara Jazz Festival will embody projects specifically prepared for this occasion which will allow male and female vocalists to sing together on the same stage as they are accompanied by esteemed orchestras.
29 March 2019442The 26th Istanbul Jazz Festival will offer a festival experience full of discoveries in June and July with more than 50 concerts featuring veterans and new discoveries of jazz, well-known ensembles and new horizons of contemporary music.