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12 Points

12 Points showcases young, creative and ambitious artists in jazz and related music from all points on the continent.

12 Points presents 12 young European jazz acts each year, creating a unique opportunity to showcase of emerging jazz talent.

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A uniquely nomadic festival, 12 Points has partnered with venues and festivals all over Europe.

The bi-annual festival editions will take place in a variety of vibrant locations across the continent. 12 Points will return to Dublin in 2022, full details to be announced later this year.

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12 Points showcases young, creative and ambitious artists in jazz and related music from all points on the continent.

We are a database and up to date resource for anyone with an interest in happening music from Dublin to the west, Skopje to the East, Gothenburg to the north, Porto to the south and everywhere in between.

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The festival showcases young, creative artists in jazz and related music. Here's all you need to know about 12 Points.

Based in Dublin, with partners right across Europe.

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12 Points creates a unique opportunity for its participants, audiences and a valuable resource for festival bookers.

Based in Dublin, with partners right across Europe, 12 Points showcases young, creative and ambitious artists in jazz and related music from all points on the continent.

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The Award shines a spotlight on one European ensemble or solo project working in creative jazz and improvised music.

A new Award for excellence and innovation in emerging artists that will be awarded annually at 12 Points.

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For PR & Press Enquiries contact Caitríona O’Mahony admin@improvisedmusic.ie

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