All band members should be under 26 years old.
The band’s music should have something to do with jazz in some sort of way.

DEADLINE: MAY 1st 2017


As of this year, bands from Switzerland and abroad get the same compensation!

Contribution to travel expenses
Accommodation & Catering:

  • 2 nights in the youth hostel Emme Lodge
  • 2 dinners & drinks
  • 2 breakfasts


  • Free admission to the main concerts of the «Langnau Jazz Nights» the day of the performance and the day before or after the performance


  • Evaluation of the band-performance
  • Feedback-Workshop with a teacher of the “Jazz Workshop”
  • Free entrance to the clinics of the performing musicians
  • Possibility to jam and to practice 


Provided are:

  • P.A.
  • Drums *
  • Piano *
  • Double bass*
  • Guitar Amplifier
  • Bass Amplifier

* The musicians need to bring all other equipment and instruments.


Please send

  • A recording (MP3, CD)
  • A list of all band members indicating their full names, date of birth and instrument(s)
  • A list of all possible performance dates (and preferences) from July 25th - 29th 2017

to the following address:

Verein Langnau Jazz Nights

Postfach 833, CH-3550 Langnau, Schweiz

The bands will be selected by a jury.


For further information please write to jjm(at)