23 - 27 Aug

Harpa Concert Hall, Austurbakka 2, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland

Reykjavík Jazz Festival 2023

Reykjavík Jazz Festival 2023

Swing into a long weekend of jazz concerts in Reykjavík.

The Reykjavík Jazz Festival is a spectacular showcase of the best and brightest talents of the jazz world.

Founded in 1990, the Reykjavík Jazz Festival has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of the most prestigious events on the international jazz scene. The festival's program spans many styles, from contemporary jazz and avant-garde to Latin jazz, gospel, and big bands. With a remarkable line-up that features acclaimed international jazz players and Iceland's leading jazz musicians, the Reykjavík Jazz Festival is an unparalleled opportunity for music lovers to indulge in a unique and unforgettable experience. Set against the striking backdrop of ocean and mountains, this seaside city is an unusual and breathtaking location for live jazz. The Reykjavík Jazz Festival showcases the beauty of jazz in all its nuances, inspiring audiences with its timeless brilliance and constant innovation.

Are you a serious fan of jazz? Check out the JAZZPASS for access to the full 2023 program. Most shows are at Harpa Concert Hall, with select shows at other locations. See specific concerts for more information.

Tune in here for a Spotify Icelandic Jazz playlist curated by the pros at Iceland Music.

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