13th Edition "Riga Jazz Stage 2020" is announced!

International Jazz Artists Contest "Riga Jazz Stage" will take place on April 2 - 4, 2020, at the cinema "Splendid Palace". Jazz vocalists and Jazz drummers are welcome to apply for the contest!
January 7, 2020, 1:38

''Riga Jazz Stage 2020'' will be held for the 13th time and will bring together talents from all around the world. Prominent international jury will watch and evaluate the performances of the contestants, making the contest the most exclusive jazz event on the jazz map!

Jazz talents from all around the world is invited to apply for the the competition in two categories - "Jazz Vocal" and "Jazz Drums".

Acceptance of applications for the contest will start on November 10, by registering on the competition website. Application deadline - January 10, 2020!

 Artist in Residence will be a Grammy Award nominee, winner of the  Thelonious Monk Competition, composer, singer and drummer Jamison Ross. He will be a member of the jury, give master classes for the contestants as well as perform at the Gala concert on April 4th.

"Riga Jazz Stage is an international jazz celebration - great talents and amazing events!" - A BU / China /, Winner of RJS 2019

The prize pool includes money prizes of more than EUR 7,000 and concert invitations to jazz festivals and clubs around the world.