The Rabobank Amersfoort Jazz Festival is more than 30 years old and is one of the most prominent outdoor jazzfestival in the Netherlands. In three days time more than 100.000 visitors attend the free festival. There are 7 stages and on friday more that 40 clubs concerts.
The Halifax Jazz Festival (HJF), formed as JazzEast Rising is a non-profit organization created in 1987 to present the first ever Halifax Jazz Festival (formerly known as the Atlantic Jazz Festival) in Nova Scotia, Canada. Over the past 29 years, HJF has widened its horizons beyond the successful TD Halifax Jazz Festival to become involved, throughout the year, in a diverse range of musical and educational activities.