18th - 22th July 2021

Intl Jazz Platform

Intl Jazz Platform
Lodz, PL

Workshops, meetings and training

Intl Jazz Platform
Lodz, PL

Workshops, meetings and training

From 18th to 22th of June 50 European musicians are selected to get together in Lodz for a week of masterclasses, meetings and concerts.
Not only Intl Jazz Platform offers musicians the opportunity to learn from the artistic thoughts and visions from some of the most renowned musicians in improvised music, but also it is a special occasion for them to make some creative encounters. For a few days artists are invited to meet their European peers and get to know more about the reality of their practices and the scenes. For this Footprints special edition they will be particularly encouraged to consider the social, economical and ecological impacts dimensions of their acticity. Out of the 50 musicians, 6 of them will be selected to organize a tour in 2022 with the support from Footprints partners.

→ Sunday 18th

12.00-12.30 Opening
12.30-14.00 INTL Opening Creative Session
15:30-17:00 INTL Band Sessions
17.30-18.30 Open Rehearsal Workshop with Dell/Lillinger/Westergaard
20:00 Evening Concert: Dell/Lillinger/Westergaard
21:30 Evening Concert: Space Galvachers


→ Monday 19th
10:00 INTL Morning Creative Session
11:30 INTL Band Sessions
15:00 Footprints: Workshop on artistic entrepreneurship with Jurjen Mooiweer
20:00 Evening Concert: Lucia Cadotsch Trio
21:00 Evening Concert: Stian Westerhus Solo


→ Tuesday 20th
10:00 INTL Morning Creative Session
12:00 Concert: Lucy Railton & Kit Downes
15:00 INTL Band Sessions
17:00 Footprints Panel Discussion: Music market as a network of formal and informal­­ connections
20:00 Evening Concert:  Kongle Trio
21:00 Evening Concert: Pimpono Ensemble


→ Wednesday 21th
10:00 INTL Morning Creative Session
11:30 INTL Band Sessions
15:00 INTL Band Sessions
17:00 Footprints Panel Discussion: Ecology in the music business
20:00 Evening Concert:  Waldemar 4
21:00 Evening Concert: INTL Master Concert


→ Thursday 22nd
10:30 INTL Morning Creative Session
12:00 INTL Band Sessions & Final Concert Soundchecks
19:00 INTL Jazz Platform Final Concert
21:30 Gard Nilssen’s Supersonic Orchestra
23:00 Meeting At Umilsha Restaurant

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