4th European Jazz Conference 2017
Call for Applications
Cankarjev dom (CD) and Europe Jazz Network (EJN) hereby issue a call for applications for music projects to be featured at the Slovenia Showcase Festival, taking place on 22 and 23 September 2017 in CD Club within the scope of the European Jazz Conference 2017* (EJC). Artists applying for this festival must be citizens of the Republic of Slovenia. The international selection panel (EJC Programme Committee) will single out six projects to be included in the two-day programme, and outline the schedule of concerts. Each show/concert will run for 40 minutes and will be included in the conference’s booklet and in the overall promotion of the event. Concerts will be attended by international participants to the Conference, mainly promoters, journalists and other music professionals, and some tickets will also be sold to external audiences.
The application deadline is 7 March 2017. The final selection will be announced online on CD and EJN websites and social networks no later than 31 March 2017. Cankarjev dom and EJN shall also promote the selected performers at various international music events in the run up to the Ljubljana EJC.
Cankarjev dom and Europe Jazz Network hereby announce their selection of the seven projects to be presented at the Slovenia Jazz Showcase, running on 22 and 23 September 2017 within the scope of the European Jazz Conference in Ljubljana. The selected projects (in alphabetical order) are:
DRAGO IVANUŠA: LA BÊTE HUMAINE – PIANO SOLO
FEMINIZED.SCIENCE.DENIERS (DRE HOČEVAR/EVE RISSER/IGOR LUMPERT)
KRISTIJAN KRAJNČAN: DRUMMINGCELLIST
MAJA OSOJNIK ZSAMM
TEO COLLORI IN MOMENTO CIGANO
Out of the 50 applied projects the final selection was made by the Programme Board of the European Jazz Conference 2017 consisting of Ahmet Ulug (Pozitif; Akbank Jazz Festival, Istanbul), Edin Zubčević (Jazz Fest Sarajevo), Nadin Deventer (Berlin Festspiele – Jazzfest Berlin), Wim Wabbes (Handelsbeurs, Gent) and Bogdan Benigar (Cankarjev dom, Ljubljana).