We Jazz 2020 program released

04.09.2020

The eight installment of the annual We Jazz Festival will be held from 29th of November until 5th of December in Helsinki. Tickets go on sale on Monday 7th of September at 9am via Tiketti. We Jazz 2020 showcases topical jazz artists from Finland and abroad making the city a week-long jazz utopia. <3

artists:
AINON
Antti Lötjönen Quintet East
Dark Horse (SE)
Death Hawks Plays Sun Ra
Jazz kiinnostaa (Radio Helsinki)
Ingibjörg Turchi Band (Nordic Jazz Comets/IS)
Iro Haarla Presents: Leo Records
Kadi Vija Key Project (Nordic Jazz Comets/FI)
Kit Downes (UK)
Kjetil Mulelid Trio (Nordic Jazz Comets/NO)
Lucia Cadotsch Speak Low (CH/SE/UK)
Post-Sun-Vision (Nordic Jazz Comets/SE)
(Secret gig)
Superposition Festival
Svaneborg Kardyb (Nordic Jazz Comets/DK)
Teppo Mäkynen Presents
Timo Lassy Trio Feat. Reiska Laine
Verneri Pohjola Quartet
Ville Herrala
We Jazz DJs
Y-OTIS (SE/DE/UK)
+ more TBA during September

venues:
GLO Hotel Art (Jugend Hall)
G Livelab Helsinki
Kansallismuseo
Hakola Shop
Helsinki Contemporary
Kahvila Sävy
Kuudes Linja
Korjaamo
Tanner
Way Bakery and Wine Bar
Ääniwalli

program:
Sun 29 Nov 12 noon Way Bakery and Wine Bar
JAZZ KIINNOSTAA (LIVE RADIO SHOW BRUNCH)

Sun 29 Nov 7pm GLO Hotel Art (Jugend Hall)
LUCIA CADOTSCH SPEAK LOW (CH/SE/UK)
IRO HAARLA PRESENTS: LEO RECORDS

Mon 30 Nov 7pm
SECRET GIG

Tue 1 Dec 8pm The National Museum of Finland
Y-OTIS (SE/DE/UK)
KIT DOWNES (UK)

Wed 2 Dec 6.30pm Hakola Shop
VILLE HERRALA
(ADDITIONAL PERFORMANCE TBA 30 SEPT)

Wed 2 Dec 8pm G Livelab Helsinki
NORDIC JAZZ COMETS:
INGIBJÖRG TURCHI BAND (IS)
KADI VIJA KEY PROJECT (FI)
KJETIL MULELID TRIO (NO)
POST-SUN-VISION (SE)
SVANEBORG KARDYB (DK)

Thu 3 Dec 6pm Helsinki Contemporary
PERFORMANCE TBA 16 SEPT

Thu 3 Dec 8pm Korjaamo
VERNERI POHJOLA QUARTET
DARK HORSE (SE)

Fri 4 Dec 6pm Kahvila Sävy
AINON

Fri 4 Dec 8pm Kuudes Linja
TIMO LASSY TRIO FEAT. REISKA LAINE
(ADDITIONAL PERFORMANCE TBA 14 OCT)

Fri 4 Dec 10pm Tanner
WE JAZZ DJS (Free entry <3)

Sat 5 Dec 7pm Ääniwalli
DEATH HAWKS PLAYS SUN RA
ANTTI LÖTJÖNEN QUINTET EAST
TEPPO MÄKYNEN PRESENTS
SUPERPOSITION FESTIVAL

covid-19 & we jazz festival
At the time of writing this (19.8.2020), the COVID-19 situation is fluctuating. We do not know how things will be in December. That being said, we will do everything necessary to provide a safe event environment for everybody involved. You can feel confident in buying your ticket early. If the situation gets worse and the festival needs to be cancelled or postponed, full refund will be available to ticket buyers.

#wejazz2020