À propos de ce festival
Bodø Jazz Open is Bodø's only jazz festival and was established in 2011 by Jan Gunnar Hoff, Erik Johansen and Tore Johansen. The festival aims to bring together local, national and international performers in concert collaboration, workshops and jam sessions. Every year there are about 3000 festival participants of all ages. Bodø Jazz Open is hosted at various venues in Bodø city center, including Stormen Concert Hall, Dama Di, Scandic Sea, Southeast, Pavilion, etc. The festival focuses on musical diversity and offers primarily jazz, but also rock, pop, blues, funk, etc. In the past, artists such as Jan Garbarek, Steve Gadd, Mike Stern, Alex Acuña (Weather Report), Karin Krog, and Ane Brun played at the festival.