The Award

The winning musician will be taken on “RISING STARS Jazz Award” tour and given the opportunity to perform concerts at some of the most prestigious Jazz festivals in Europe or North America in 2019, playing before tens of thousands of fans and the creme de la creme of the Jazz music industry. Agreed expenses will be covered, and a dedicated promotion and marketing team will ensure the winner’s name is spread far and wide, from the moment the judges make their choice until the following year´s final summer show. The RISING STARS tour, agent and marketing support equates to a monetary value in excess of €75,000, making the prize the most valuable Jazz award in the world.