This uniquely international event in the far north will delight the Tornio-Haparanda public once again at the beginning of July as the cultures of Finland and Sweden come together for a programme of jazz and blues in a scenic festival park, and in more traditional church settings.
|Festival address||Tornio and Haaparanta Festival on map|
|Phone||+358 400 891 160|
|Office||Keskikatu 22, FI-95400 Tornio|
Every year our carefully compiled programme brings together the top names in modern jazz and the pathfinders of the future for a four-day event that is renowned for its warm atmosphere and broadminded appreciation of contemporary jazz. Visitors should be prepared to experience high profile Finnish and international artists and forceful club gigs until the small hours.
The largest jazz festival in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area will be arranged at Tapiola in Espoo. The programme will feature a wide spectrum of Finnish and international rhythm musi stars. As in previous years, April Jazz Espoo will be hosted by the Espoo Big Band.
As one of the world’s longest-running major jazz events, the programme of Pori Jazz never fails to feature top names from Finland and the wider world. The unique atmosphere, diversified high standard programme, fine services and beautiful surroundings of this festival attract about 400,000 visitors every year. A special Pori Jazz Kids Festival will also be arranged for children.
This splendid festival has been entertaining with top quality jazz since 1969. The programme will include currently headlining Finnish artists, the most interesting international names and emerging local talent. Concerts will take place in the outdoor venues and clubs of the city centre.