Itinerary Jazz Workshop

Arrival / registration
Monday, July 23rd 2018, 14:00 – 18:00 at the festival office located on Viehmarktplatz in the centre of Langnau (4 minutes by foot from the train station). 

Monday July 23rd 2018
2:00 – 6:00pm (Viehmarktplatz): registration at the festival office, check-in at your booked accommodation        
7:00pm (Viehmarktplatz): dinner
9:00pm (Kupferschmiede): welcome meeting with all workshop participants and teachers
9:45pm (Kupferschmiede): jam session

Please note that no workshops take place on the day of arrival.

Tuesday to Saturday

Mornings 9:45 -11:45am:
•    Jazz Workshop: Masterclass, 1 band workshop
•    Junior Jazz Workshop: 1 band workshop, Playin' Theory

Lunch: 12:00 – 1:15pm: buffet lunch on the Viehmarktplatz

Afternoons 1:30 – 4:00pm
•    Instrumental class (group class)
•    Jazz Workshop: 1 band workshop
•    Junior Jazz Workshop: Junior Jazz Workshop Orchestra

Evenings from 5:00pm
•    2-3 times per week students have a short performance on the Krompholz stage (Viehmarktplatz). Students will perform the pieces rehearsed in different workshops
From 7:00pm Int. Junior Jazz Meeting on the Viehmarktplatz
From 8:30pm Langnau Jazz Nights concerts at the Kupferschmiede + jam sessions

Sunday: departure day (no Workshops)

Workshop Locations

Classes and workshops take place a tone of the following locations:
Musikschule Oberemmental
Sekundarschule Höhenweg

These venues have to be vacated immediately after classes have finished. Jam sessions take place during happy hour (05:00pm – 07:00pm) at the Vinothek, Kirchgasse 9, Langnau or after the main concerts at the Kupferschmiede.


The Langnau Jazz Nights offer various food options:

Lunch on the Viehmarktplatz (12:00 – 13:15)
Buffet on the Viehmarktplatz with changing menu
Participants 18 years and older CHF 12.00
Participants up to 18 years old CHF 8.00
Dinner (18:00 – 22:00)
Viehmarktplatz: A variety of food stands offer a wide range of international dishes for every budget
Kupferschmiede: Restaurant Kupfergabel