The JM Jazz World Orchestra is going to Norway this year between 27 June and 4 July! Get ready for one week of good jazzy fun together with top young international jazz musicians and performances at the Kongsberg Jazz Festival and others to be announced. The festival headlines this year stars like Chick Corea, Joshua Redman and Dave Holland!
Under the musical leadership of Erlend Skomsvoll, 16 young jazz musicians will form the 2014 orchestra. Skomsvoll is a Norwegian jazz musician, band leader, composer, producer and arranger. He is internationally acclaimed for his big band collaborations with Chick Corea, Pat Metheny and many others.
The JM Jazz World Orchestra is looking for talented musicians between the ages of 18 to 26. We are looking for the following instrumentation: saxophones, trombones, trumpets, horns, tuba, guitar, bass, drums, piano and vocals.
Deadline for applications: 11 April 2014.