Don't miss some of the best jazz-related venues in the Netherlands and Belgium
Living in the Netherlands or Belgium? Or visiting from other countries? Here are some tips for jazz-related venues you need to visit!
North Sea Jazz Festival: A unique, established festival
Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands. One of the best Jazz festivals since 1976. I worked here for 22 consecutive years as a photographer. An incredible amount of great jazz and crossover music styles on 13 stages read more...
Jazz Middelheim Festival: A high quality charming festival
Location: Antwerp, Belgium. I must say this is the most charming and intimate jazz festival i have visited as a photographer. Four days of top quality jazz on one stage in a large open tent with a great ambience. Located in a park…read more...
Lantaren Venster: A modern jazz concert hall
Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands One of the newest and modern locations for jazz concerts. Great programming with big names in jazz. Also a place for art house movies. Very nice package. Website
Bird: A very trendy jazz venue
Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands A trendy location for live music from jazz to funk to electronica. Sort of an 'underground' but hip location underneath the old train line. You can also have a good meal in their restaurant. Website