World Jazz Conference 2023
The World Jazz Conference, held from August 17th to 20th in Amersfoort, ran in parallel with the Amersfoort World Jazz Festival and brought together over 50 national and international professionals from the jazz industry. The event provided a platform for discussions, new initiatives, and potential collaborations within the international jazz field with a physical conference on Friday and digital interviews on Saturday.
Due to the globalization of the music industry, there is a growing need for international collaboration and exchange within the jazz community. The WJN addresses this need by providing a structured platform for global connectivity. Examples include collaborations between WJN partners Nida Jazz/Canarias Jazz and Szczecin Jazz and Sicilia Jazz, as well as Banyan Tree …