12 Points leaves Dublin for 2014, bringing 12 of the brightest young European jazz acts to the city of Umeå in northern Sweden

The 2014 festival venue is NorrlandsOperans in Umeå. An impressive multi-discipline venue, it is home to two annual festivals: the performing arts festival MADE in May and Umeå Jazz Festival in October.

NorrlandsOperans hosts a number of major initiatives in 2014 to celebrate Umeå's status as European Capital of Culture as well as the 40th anniversary of the venue. 12 Points are delighted to be part of the music programme for such an iumportant year for this great venue and beautiful city.