Jazz in the Park announces the International Contest Jazz in the Park that will take place during this year’s edition of the festival. The edition is dedicated to Cluj-Napoca 2015 – European Youth Capital, therefore the international contest aims to encourage and promote youth bands that play JAZZ (you can find here the list with all the genres accepted in the contest).

A “band” is an artistic group of at least two instrument players, regardless of the instruments they perform on.

The contest has two sections: Performance and Composition.

Contest period:
  • Application submissions: 16 March – 1 June 2015
  • Preselection: 1-15 June 2015
  • Finalists Announcement: 1-15 June 2015
  • Live contest before the jury: 3-5 July 2015

The contest is open to all participants regardless of their citizenship, born later than 1 July 1985. As an exception, it is allowed to have one of the members of the band above this age limit. The eligible countries of origin of the bands are: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Ukraine.

In order to register in the contest, please fill in the online registration form prior to 1 June 2015.

For more details please consult the Contest Rules.
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The project is supported by a Grant from Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and the Romanian Government.


In order to register for the Jazz in the Park Contest, you must submit the registration form below prior to 1 June 2015, 23:59. Please make sure to read carefully the Contest RULES.

The registered bands will have a public profil on the website, therefore, the information submitted in certain fields of registration form will be made public. Please make sure that the information provided is accurate, clear and coherent, in order to have a relevant description of the band that will reach both the public of Jazz in the Park as well as the jury of the contest.

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(Public field)
Please select the band's country of origin. (Public field)
Insert the city of origin of the band. (Public field)
All the bands are automatically registered for the Interpretation section. If you wish to register also for the Composition section, please check the box above. (Public field)

Band members

Please send us details of the band members as requested below. Each band should have at least 2 instrument players.

Insert the list of the band members. For each member provide the NAME, INSTRUMENT and DATE OF BIRTH.
Please attach an archive file with copies of the identity cards of the band members.
How many members are in the band?
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