Global Celebrations 2016

Country/Territory Event Venue
Spain Mike Summers Quintet: Cole Porter Meets Richard Rodgers

Club Itinerant Jazz d’Alcoi proudly presents its third Jazz Day concert. This year’s band: Mike Summers Quintet featuring Mike Summers (trumpet), Moisés Olcina (tenor sax), Jesús Martinez (guitar), and Albert Llobel (drums). The event is a collaboration with the Centre Cultural d’Alcoi.

Contact: Mike Summers | +34 635 241 588
Official Website: Click Here

Auditori del Centre Cultural

Event Time: 19:00
Spain #NaturaJazz 2016

Free jazz session, nature photography projections and gastronomy in two unique outdoor courtyards in one of the most emblematic museums regarding Guanche culture (Museum of Nature and Man).

Contact: Néstor Yanes | 922 20 93 18
Official Website: Click Here

Museum of Nature and Man (Museo de la Naturaleza y el Hombre)

Event Time: 21:00
Spain Aula de Flamenco/Jazz

The Conservatory of Music “Paco de Lucía” in Algeciras (Cádiz-Spain), in collaboration with the mothers & fathers of the students, organized a master-class of Jazz to celebrate this great day. This year it´ll be a Master Class of Flamenco/Jazz with Luis Balaguer. Peace&Jazz!!!

Contact: Rafael Méndez | +34 956 661 913

Conservatorio de Profesional Música
Ctra. de Cádiz-Malaga s/n
Algeciras, Cádiz 11203
Spain Dia Internacional del Jazz Alicante

International Jazz Day (UNESCO) this year will be celebrated at the Teatre Arniches, Spain in Alicante. This concert will benefit 2 musical associations which help musicians and culture in the area: Aula de Música and Casa Sofía. Entrance fee: 5€ for the great cause of supporting local talent!!!

Contact: Carla Vallet | +34 653 078 350
Official Website: Click Here

Teatre Arniches
Av de Aguilera, 1
Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana 03007
Event Time: 20:20
Spain Día Internacional del Jazz en el Instituto de Jazz y M.M. de Extremadura

“Instituto de Jazz y M.M. de Extremadura” (INJEX), created in Almendralejo (southwest of Spain) Dec.2013, celebrates one more year the “International Jazz Day” with differents activities. Special attention on Thursday, April 28th , with student combos performing and Jam Session at “Salón de Teatres”.

Contact: Javier del Barco Instituto de Jazz y M.M. de Extremadura (Almendralejo)
Official Website: Click Here

Salón de Teatres (café concierto)
Calle Luna (s/n)
Almendralejo, Extremadura 06200
Spain Dia Internacional del Jazz – Festival Sedajazz

Con motivo de la celebración del día internacional del Jazz el próximo 30 de Abril, desde el colectivo Sedajazz ofreceremos un festival en el que participarán numerosas formaciones para festejarlo. Big Band y Combos del Taller Sedajazz, Jam Session, Pasacalle,Jazz & Arts, Jazz para niños …


International Jazz Day- Sedajazz Festival

On International Jazz Day, the Sedajazz collective is throwing a festival with a wide variety of events: Sedajazz Combos and Big Band Workshop, Jam Session, Parade, Jazz & Arts and Jazz for children.

Contact: Francisco Blanco | +34 963 765 655

Plaza del ayuntamiento de Alfafar
Ayuntamiento de Alfafar, Valencia
Event Time: 18:30
Spain Dia del Vinilo

Día del Vinilo en JazzMan
Ven a escuchar Jazz en Vinilo, trae el tuyo y lo escuchamos!

Vinyl Day at JazzMan Club
Come and listen Jazz on Vinyl, bring yours and we will listen to them!

Contact: David Toribio Hilinger | +34667618593
Official Website: Click Here

Roger De Flor, 238
Barcelona, Barcelona 08025
Event Time: 22:00
Spain David Pastor and Nu-Roots

As every year the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Government of the Autonomous City of Ceuta, Spain organizes a concert at the Auditorium Theatre Revellín with a Jazz group. This day focuses on jazz audiences in Ceuta.

Contact: Toño Campoamor | +34 956 500 303
Official Website: Click Here

Teatro Auditorio Revellín
Plaza de Nelson Mandela
Ceuta 51001
Event Time: 21:00
Spain International Jazz Day 2016 event at El Invernadero

Everyone is invited to the UNESCO’s International Jazz Day 2016 event at El Invernadero, Estepona, on Friday 29th April at 10pm. Elena Mabelle will be singing with a really gifted Jazz band called Mabek Trio. There will also be music incredible music by DJ Tall Mike.

Contact: Miguel Corchón | +34 952 807 670
Official Website: Click Here

El Invernadero
N-340, Km 164,
salida Parque Antena
Estepona, Málaga 29680
Event Time: 22:00
Spain Petros Klampanis Trio – Girona

The sensational Greek bassist and composer Petros Klampanis will come back to Girona for International Jazz Day 2016, and this very awaited concert will also feature the great guitarist Gilad Hekselman and prodigious drummer John Hadfield.

Contact: Alix Levy
Official Website: Click Here

Sunset Jazz Club
Girona 17004
Event Time: 23:00
Spain Cena Jazz 2016

Celebraremos el Día Internacional del Jazz con una experiencia gastromusical en uno de los ambientes más exclusivos de la provincia. Carta expresamente creada para la ocasión. Reserva necesaria, en el tlf. 678 840 345

Jazz Dinner 2016
We are celebrating International Jazz Day with a Gastromusical experience in one of the most exclusive environments of the province. Menu created for the occasion. Registration required.
tel. 678840345

Contact: Antonio López | +34 661 385 727

Abril 16 Gastrobar
Avda. de Castilla, 7
La Antilla
Lepe, Huelva 21449
Event Time: 21:00
Spain Antonio Lizana

Antonio Lizana saxofonista y cantaor, representa como nadie en la actualidad el Flamenco Jazz. Ha colaborado con Jerry Bergonzi, Dick Oatts, Jim Snidero o Perico Sambeat, Andy y Jerry González, Marcus Miller.

The saxophonist and singer Antonio Lizana, is the emblematic figure of Flamenco Jazz. He worked with Jerry Bergonzi, Dick Oatts, Jim Snidero or Perico Sambeat, Andy and Jerry González, Marcus Miller.

Contact: Manuel Praena | +34 691 034 348
Official Website: Click Here

Teatro Real Carlos III
C/San Antonia S/N Aranjuez
Madrid 28300
Event Time: 21:00
Spain Smooth Jazz Marathon (Virtual Event)

Marathon monographs shows (to listen and download) dedicated to the great music stars Smooth Jazz: Al Jarreau, George Benson, Dave Koz, Quincy Jones, David Sanborn, Roy Ayers, Toots Thielemans, Chris Botti, Boney James, Diana Krall Jamie Cullum, Gregory Porter and many more.

Contact: Esteban Novillo | +34 656 445 603
Official Website: Click Here

Brillante, 9
Madrid 28260
Event Time: 12:00
Spain Dia Mundial del Jazz

Jueves, 28 de abril
Jose Maria Garcia Martinez (critico de jazz, El Pais)
Joseph Siankope (jazzman, Spirits Jazz Band)
Victor Javier Huedo Plaza (musico)

Presenta y modera: Luz Modroño
Entrada libre hasta completar aforo
Organiza: Cátedra Fernando De Los Rios de Laicidad y Libertades Publicas (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

Thursday, April 28
Jose Maria Garcia Martinez (jazz critic , BBC)
Joseph Siankope (jazzman, Spirits Jazz Band)
Victor Javier Huedo Plaza (musician)

Speaker and moderator: Light Modrono
Free entry until complete seats
Organizers: Chair Fernando De Los Rios of laicism and Public Freedom (Carlos III University of Madrid)

Contact: Luz Modroño

Centro Cultural Puerta de Toledo
C/ Gran Via de San Francisco, 2
Event Time: 18:30
Spain Dia del Jazz Mallorca

We began in 2012, when International Jazz Day was born, and dedicate each edition to the promotion of young musicians. Last year we produced photo and graphic exhibitions, as well as a CD tribute to Billie Holliday. 2016 will feature a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald on the 20th anniversary of her death.

Contact: Oscar Pipkin | +34 699 911 102
Official Website: Click Here

Dia Del Jazz Mallorca 2016
Spain Día Internacional del Jazz en Ahora Jazz – Canal Extremadura Radio

Ahora Jazz, the jazz radio show from Canal Extremadura Radio (southwest of Spain) celebrates a new edition of International Jazz Day with special activities and subjects with 2 editions in this week: on Wednesday, April 27th  & Thursday, April 28th. This also marks the 10th aniversary of Ahora Jazz on C.Ex.Radio.

Contact: Javier del Barco
Official Website: Click Here

87.9 FM
Avda. de las Américas 1
Merida, Extremadura 06800
Spain Salamanca Jazz Day

Actuación de Couleur Café Jazz Quartet abriendo el Dia Internacional del Jazz en Salamanca. Los componentes de Couleur Café son músicos experimentados y con una consolidada carrera profesional, habiendo recorrido gran parte de la geografía española pasando por destacados festivales de jazz.

Couleur Café Jazz Quartet provides the opening performance for International Jazz Day in Salamanca. The members of the group are experienced musicians, whose combined professional careers include performing in numerous noteworthy jazz festivals across Spain.

Contact: Jose Ramon Alonso de Linaje Gonzalez | +34 923 053 380
Official Website: Click Here

La Espannola
Gran Via 51
Salamanca 37001
Event Time: 12:00
Spain Big Band de Canarias

Big Band de Canarias will do a concert playing songs with different soloists that have been invited and recorded in his last CDs. The guests will be: Kike Perdomo, Esther Ovejero, Tuópali Duo and the music of Elmer Bernstein. “Its a celebration and we really want to add to that special day”.

Contact: Kike Perdomo | +34 667 669 040
Official Website: Click Here

Aguere Espacio Cultural
Calle Herradores, 47
San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife 38204
Event Time: 21:00
Spain Jazz Version

More than 15 hours of nonstop music in 30 programs that you can listen or download.

In addition from 25 to 30 April, interviews with experts such as José Miguel Lopez, Radio 3, about education, emotions, cinema, multiculturalism always in relation with Jazz

Contact: Santiago Fernández | +34 691 50 69 47
Official Website: Click Here

En versión Jazz
Event Time: 22:00
Spain Jazzday Zaragoza

Zaragoza celebrates International Jazz Day paying tribute to jazz as an educational tool for young people and as a fundamental element for coexistence. There will be outdoor music around town, Latin jazz and Afro-jazz played by local artists. We will surprise the inhabitants of the city with live jazz in places that are not expected and explore the relationship between jazz and environment. Several documentaries will be screened in different parts of the city. Please see the full schedule of events with venues here:!blank-1/tuek3

Contact: Angel Manuel Vicente | +34 616 074 841

Various venues throughout Zaragoza
Spain Zaragoza en Jota de Jazz

Para celebrar este dia hemos programado un fin de semana lleno de jazz, comenzaremos la madrugada del Viernes al Sabado con Victor de Diego Band, el Domingo GAROB BAND, y el Lunes Pablo Martinez Flamenco-Jazz Band. Tres formas diferentes de HACER JAZZ, para celebrar un DIA MUY ESPECIAL

To celebrate International Jazz Day, we programed a full jazz week-end.We will start on Friday morning and Saturday with the Band Victor de Diego, on Sunday with GAROB BAND, and on Monday with Martinez Flamenco-Jazz Band Sunday. Three different forms of MAKING JAZZ, in order to celebrate a unique day.

Contact: Jose Juste Jordan | +34 (639)-586-192
Official Website: Click Here

La Boveda del Albergue de Zaragoza
C/ Predicadores, 70
Zaragoza, Zaragoza 50003