Out of the thirty seven bands that entered the contest, eight have been selected to take part in the Jazz Juniors 2019 auditions.

Musicians from Poland, Italy, Ukraine, Great Britain, Germany and even South Africa declared their willingness to participate in one of the oldest European contests for young jazz bands. By the decision of the selection committee composed of Adam Pierończyk and Rafał Sarnecki in the finals will be present:

Alex Hitchcock Quintet (GB)

Franciszek Pospieszalski Trio (PL)

Tal Arditi Trio (DE)

Jakub Paulski Trio (PL)

Semiotic Quintet (PL)

Kwaśny Deszcz (PL)


The Cuban Latin Jazz  (PL)

We warmly congratulate all the finalists of Jazz Juniors 2018!

Auditions will be held on 27th and 28th November in Piec Art Acoustic Jazz Club in Cracow. Entry is free of charge.