prizes B-Jazz 2017

These are the prizes for the 2017 edition of B-Jazz International Contest:

  • ‘Grand Prize Albert Michiels’ = the chance to play concerts:
    • at Getxo Jazz Festival 2017 (Spain),
    • at Saint Louis College of Music (Rome, Italy),
    • at Amersfoort Jazz Festival (Netherlands) and
    • on the Druivenfestival (Hoeilaart, Belgium).
  • Sabam for Culture Prize = 500 euros
  • Price for Best Bassplayer = Hevos 2×6 bascombo
  • All finalists take home a professional audio recording of their performance as well as a professional video recording and at least two of the compositions they performed on a B-Jazz compilation cd.
  • There will be an article on all finalists in Jazzmozaïek magazine

Alongside B-Jazz 2016 there is also the Composition Contest B-Jazz 2017.
This contest gives the chance to win a prize of 2 000 euros. The winner of this Composition Contest will be handed the award together with the winners of all above prices on Sunday 26th of March at 30CC/Schouwburg.