The Maastricht Jazz Awards is the biggest jazz competition in the south of the Netherlands.
In 2023, the Maastricht Jazz Awards will return with a live edition once again. This year Conservatorium Maastricht and Jazz Maastricht want to celebrate the originality of Conservatorium Maastricht’s output in the last five years; our fresh voices in the professional field of Jazz. Our diverse students, alumni and young professionals are therefore all invited to participate in the Maastricht Jazz Awards. The main prize will be a cash prize of €1000, performances at JazzOut Festival, a performance at the showcase festival inJazz and 4 months of coaching to take your musical ambitions to a higher level. The public award winner will receive a cash prize of €500. All entrants will get a free masterclass by Buma Cultuur (date tba) on royalities.
Please note: only 30 free student tickets available! This ticket can only be purchased if you are in the possession of a valid student pass from the Jazz Department of Conservatorium Maastricht. Take this pass with you to the Maastricht Jazz Awards!