12 Points takes place in The Project Arts Centre, Temple Bar, From April 15th to 18th. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, 12 Points hijinks continue into the wee small hours with ‘fringe’ after-show gigs and improvisation-friendly jam sessions for 12 Points ticket holders, musicians and delegates in Sweeney's, Dame Street. And on Friday night at Smock Alley a special fringe 'Supergig' takes place, with Alarmist, OKO and Redivider combined.
The fun continues on day 2, Thursday 16th, with three more exciting 12 Points performances at the Project Arts Centre followed by the after-club at Sweeney's.
Click below for Thursday's lineup.
Application Closing Date for 12 Points DUBLIN 2013 has been extended to Friday 26th October at 12 Midnight GMT.
Find out more about the Eligibility Guidlines HERE. Good Luck to all and thank you in advance for applying to be part of this festival celebrating young European Jazz!
In the meantime, the 12 Points Plus tour will be flying around the jazz clubs and festivals of Europe during October and November. Check the details below to see if 12 Points Plus is coming to a city near you!
Following a packed press conference to open the festival, which was hosted by artistic director and festival co-curator, Bogdan Benigar, we had a showcase of 3 ‘Plus concerts at the CD Club, one of the many venues in the vast Cankarjev Dom, Solvenias largest cultural and congress center.
Kicking off proceedings on the 12 Points stage were Finnish trio Elifantree fresh from their recent Helsinki album launch, followed by the Amsterdam based Kaja Draksler Acropolis Quintet, with both band leader Kaja Draksler and drummer Kristijan Krajncan enjoying a performance in front of their home crowd. Rounding off the evening’s entertainment, in fine form were UK quintet WorldService Project ... (read more)