CANCELLATION caused by Corona: The Biberacher Jazz Prize 2020 is canceled.
With a heavy heart, the responsible persons of the cultural department and the Jazzclub Biberach e. V. had to make the decision, to cancel the finals auf the 14th Biberacher Jazzpreis at March 21st.
In consideration of the cancellations of every cultural events, the team wants to send a sign of support. The five finalists, which have been selected by the jury, will get an financial support for their effort anyway.
Still we're all very sad about the consequent and comprehensible STOP. The team already had worked for a whole year on prepare the contest.
The next Jazzpreis will take part in the biennal interval in 2022.
The Finalists for the contest in 2020 would have been:
- Hat Trio (Köln)
- Marvin Frey Group (Köln)
- Paul Andrew`s SILK & STEEL (Freiburg)
- Structucture (Köln)
- Vincent Meißner Trio (Dresden / Leipzig)
The winners of the Biberach Jazz Prize 2018 are:
1st prize: The Jakob Manz Project & Malstrom
3rd prize: Johanna Summer Trio
4th prize: Heavy Therapy
5th prize: Janika Löttgen Quartet
Composition Prize: Johanna Summer
Audience Award: The Jakob Manz Project
Thanks to all the bands, the jury and the fantastic audience! And CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners!!!
and Jazzclub Biberach e.V.