This festival was born out of the need for competition for the Jazz Jamboree Festival in the early 90's. At that time, one of the most important jazz festivals in the world was created, with many supporters. The global position of the Warsaw festival is unquestionable. Warsaw is associated as a bold market for contemporary jazz. Many musicians from around the world are well aware that there is Warsaw Summer Jazz Days, where despite the prevailing trends, you can present bold art, to the delight of the media, the public, or state and private patrons.
Goals, whether the main assumptions of Warsaw Summer Jazz Days remain unchanged - promotion of contemporary jazz regardless of its origin or nationality, presenting the latest and most creative in contemporary jazz.