July 8 - 15 2023
Genres, experience categories and instrument abbreviations
Forfatter: Aarhus Jazz Festival
You can be guided to your musical experiences and surf around the program with our genre and experience categories
The sound of classic jazz e.g. mainstream, swing, New Orleans jazz, bebop/hardbop, cool jazz.
Where jazz meets sounds from the world of pop or rock, e.g. pop jazz, jazz rock, indie jazz.
Where jazz is inspired and fused with musical traditions and roots from all over the world, e.g. Latin, folk, Afro-jazz.
Blues, soul, funk, hip hop, fusion jazz.
Experimental, adventurous music and art music, e.g. free jazz, jazz & classical.
Contemporary jazz, which draws inspiration from a wealth of different musical styles, while remaining firmly rooted in jazz tradition.
Concerts specifically targeted at children and families.
Concerts where music is mixed with spoken word, e.g. jazz’n’poetry, jazz and poetry slam, spoken word.
Other events including talks, courses, master- classes, installations, and jam sessions.
When exploring Aarhus Jazz Festival's extensive program, you can obviously look for musicians you know, concerts at your favourite venues or specific genres. But as a new feature on our website, you can also explore the program by choosing what kind of concert experience you want.GO TO EXPERIENCE CATEGORIES
INSTRUMENT ABBREVIATIONS IN THE PROGRAM
acc Harmonika / Accordion
a-sax Altsaxofon / Alto saxophone
b Bas / Bass
b- Basinstrument / Bass instrument
bar-sax Baryton-saxofon / Baritone saxophone cl Klarinet / Clarinet
comp Komponist / Composer
cond Dirigent / Conductor
cor Kornet / Cornet
drm Trommer / Drums
el- Elektrisk / Electric
fl Fløjte / Flute
flh Flygelhorn / Flugelhorn
hca Mundharmonika / Harmonica
org Orgel / Organ – Hammond
p Klaver / Piano
poetry Oplæsning / Spoken word
rhodes Fender Rhodes
sax Saxofon / Saxophone
s-sax Sopransaxofon / Soprano saxophone synth Synthesizer
trp Trompet / Trumpet
t-sax Tenorsaxofon / Tenor saxophone
vib Vibrafon / Vibraphone
viola Bratsch / Viola
voc Sang / Vocal