The best known jazz festival in the Netherlands starts today
North Sea Jazz Festival Rotterdam: July 13 – July 15
- July 13, 2018 16:30
- Olya Georgieva
The best known jazz festival in the Netherlands is the North Sea Jazz Festival. The first edition of the North Sea Jazz Festival took place in 1976 in the Nederlands Congresgebouw in The Hague. In 2006, the festival moved to its current, bigger, location in Rotterdam. The festival has a strong reputation for showcasing many different areas of jazz from all eras. As well as established artists, it invites youth groups
North See Jazz Festival is nowadays the world’s largest indoor music festival attracting approximately 70 000 spectators. More than a thousand musicians are spread out over 150 performances on 15 different stages with music ranging from soul, funk and hip hop to world music and pop. The biggest names in jazz perform in this festival annually. This is not a free festival and tickets are available on its website.
Source: Dutch Review