All STAR GLOBAL WEBCAST LIVE FROM OSAKA, JAPAN

New York: 6am | London: 11am | Istanbul: 1pm | Tokyo: 7pm | Sydney: 8pm

The webcast will be available on demand within 4 hours of the original start time

The 2014 Host City Is...

Osaka, Japan

Osaka, Japan

Given its legendary history as Japan’s “jazz mecca” in the early to mid 1920s, Osaka is an ideal choice to serve as the International Jazz Day Global Host City. Today, the city continues to play an important role in the ongoing development of jazz in Japan.

The United Nations Honors International Jazz Day With New Postage Stamps

April 30 was declared International Jazz Day by UNESCO in 2011

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United Nations Postal Administration honours International Jazz Day

UNPA Jazz Stamps Vienna 2014 The United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) will issue new postage stamps and a souvenir card to celebrate Internat ...

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UNESCO DIRECTOR-GENERAL IRINA BOKOVA AND UNESCO GOODWILL AMBASSADOR HERBIE HANCOCK ANNOUNCE THIRD ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY

EVENTS TO TAKE PLACE AROUND THE WORLD ON APRIL 30 WITH ALL-STAR CONCERT IN GLOBAL HOST CITY OSAKA, JAPAN

UNESCO and the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz will collaborate to recognize jazz music as a universal language of freedom Paris and Washington, D.C. – ...

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2014 Events

  • Gábor Gábriel Farkas Jazz Trio feat. Imre Héder Orfeum Club
    Budapest
    Hungary
  • Play, sing and swing! La Clef de Voûte
    Lyon, Rhône-Alpes
    France
  • The Drops and Guests at New Morning New Morning
    Paris
    France
  • The Andy Brown Quartet Andy's Jazz Club
    Chicago, IL
    United States
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