Finals at Maanrock Mechelen 2017
The finals will take place at Maanrock 2017

JazzContest Mechelen
A contest for young and promising Jazz groups
Winner of 2016: Vortex Kwintet

© Cover photo by Mark Van Mullem


The finalist for 2017 are (alphabetical order):

JazzContest Mechelen is a contest for young musicians younger than 26 years old. It is organised by Jazzzolder VZW in collaboration with Cultuurcentrum and mmMechelen Feest and Conservatorium Mechelen.

Do you play in a group and do you want to participate with your group in the contest you will need to submit two demo tracks.

From these submissions 8 groups are selected for the semi-finals which are taking place on March 26th 2017. From these 8 groups, 4 groups are selected for the finals that will take place at the classic podium at Maanrock Mechelen 2017on the 25th of August 2017.


The prizes for the winner include: Previous editions