JazzContest Mechelen
A contest for young and promising Jazz groups
Winner of 2017: The AwkWords
Best solist of 2017: Floris Kappeyne

2017 edition

© Cover photo by Michel Proesmans


The finals will take place on Maanrock Mechelen 24th August 2018.

The following groups are going to play at the finals, with as special act "Rainbow Shadow" during the deliberation (22:30-23:30).
Group Time
Groppe en Martin 20:00-20:30
BAZ Trio 20:45-21:30
PAGODA 21:30-22:00
Rainbow Shadow 22:30-23:30
Proclamation 23:30
JazzContest Mechelen is a contest for young musicians younger than 26 years old. It is organised by Jazzzolder VZW in collaboration with Cultuurcentrum and mmMechelen Feest and Conservatorium Mechelen.


The prizes for the winner include: 2017 edition Pictures of previous editions