specs 'n' arts is attending jazzahead! 2013, in Bremen. It is the most important international jazz trade show, including its integrated showcase festival. For the past seven years, the trade fair has been steadily growing. In 2012, the number of exhibiting companies increased by as much as 42%.
The showcase festival features top-class jazz from Germany, Europe and beyond and has established itself as one of the most important international networking spaces for jazz musicians. Bands that perform here have previously submitted an application and have been selected by a jury of experts.
But jazzahead! is not just a „must-go event" for the international jazz industry – it is a cultural festival for any jazz lover. While the jazz scene meets, exchanges ideas and does business, the public is right there amidst the action.
In addition to the trade events, jazzahead! features a broad range of musical and cultural events that are organized in cooperation with numerous arts & culture institutions in Bremen.