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Judges

Dubi Lenz (Israel)

Dubi Lenz (Israel)

Broadcaster, editor, journalist, teacher and writer. Member of the Israeli Education Ministry’s Music Committee. Artistic Director of The Red Sea Jazz Festival. Member of the planning committee of Unesco’s FORUM CULTURAL MUNDIAL (Brazil, 2004/2006). In 2009 he received Awarded Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by the French government. 

Clarence Chang (China)

Clarence Chang (China)

He started his career as a music producer and in 2001 he opened Jazz World, the only jazz specialist CD's shop in Hong Kong and, since 2008, he co-founded the HK International Jazz Festival & HK Summer Jazz Festival. He brought to Hong Kong: P. Metheny, M. Stern, E. Gomez, H. Hancock, E. Pieranunzi, U. Wakenius, Tribal Tech, J. Abercrombie and more.

Jeri Brown (Canada)

Jeri Brown (Canada)

Soprano, born in St. Louis, studied and taught in Ohio and settled in Canada in the late 80's. Associate Professor, Voice, Department of Music,Theatre & Contemporary Dance at the Concordia University Faculty of Fine Arts (FoFA) in Montreal (Canada).

Greg Stott (Australia)

Greg Stott (Australia)

Australian guitarist and teacher. He teaches jazz, contemporary guitar and theory lecturer at the Australian National University and has been a featured performer at numerous events including the New Zealand International Jazz & Blues Festival, the Sydney Olympics Festival and more.

Arnaldo DeSouterio (Brazil)

Arnaldo DeSouterio (Brasil)

Journalist, Jazz & Brazilian Music Historian, Record Producer, Publicist, Arranger, Percussionist, Educator, Radio DJ, TV host, Member of Jazz Journalists Association and Los Angeles Jazz Society.

Ares Tavolazzi (Italy)

Ares Tavolazzi (Italy)

Double bassist, teacher and composer. He played with some of the greatest names in jazz like Gil Evans orchestra, L. Konitz, S. Lacy, M. Goodrick, M. Roach, D. Liebman, R. Galliano and in popular music like Mina, Area, Lucio Dalla,...

Hrayr Attarian (USA)

Hrayr Attarian (USA)

Born in Beirut, Lebanon, raised with jazz music, journalist for All About Jazz, Chicago Jazz Magazine and Jazziz. Member of the Jazz Journalist Association.

 

Debbie Mari (South Africa)

Debbie Mari (South Africa)

Vocalist and pianist. She is a Lecturer in the Jazz Studies programme at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, School of Arts (Music). She is the Project Manager of the UKUSA Arts Programme and is a Board member of KUMISA (KwaZulu-Natal United Music Industry Association). 

Dmitry Baevsky (Russia)

Dmitry Baevsky (Russia)

Born in St Petersburg, Russia, is a jazz saxophonist, band leader and teacher. He studied at the Mussorgsky College of Music in St.Petersburg and New School University in New York. He played with Peter Bernstein, Willie Jones III, Cedar Walton, Dennis Irwin,...

José Deluna (Spain)

José Deluna (Spain)

Guitar player, composer and teacher. His musical roots goes from the Spanish Copla and traditional Flamenco to Jazz. Since 2010 he has been at the forefront of the SFGS (Spanish Flamenco Guitar Society). He collaborates with some of the top ranked jazz schools nationally and internationally.

Fernando Rodriguez de Mondesert (Dominican Republic)

Fernando Rodriguez de Mondesert (Dominican Republic)

Member of the Jazz Journalist Association, journalist for All About Jazz, Jazz Times Digital and various newspapers in the Dominican Republic. He is the Founder and Director of Jazz en Dominicana.

Aurélien Pitavy (France)

Aurélien Pitavy (France)

Artistic director of Charlie Free since 2013. He is in charge of programming the jazz club, Le Moulin à Jazz, and the Charlie Jazz Festival. 

Nick Davies (UK)

Nick Davies (UK)

Journalist and critic for All About Jazz. Leads radio shows for Soul Legend Radio and The Boogie Wonderland Show

Eddy Determeyer (Netherlands)

Eddy Determeyer (Netherlands)

Born in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands, writes for draaiomjeoren.nl jazz blog, editor for Doctor Jazz Magazine, produces radio shows for concertzender.nl.

Marcela Breton (Colombia)

Marcela Breton (Colombia)

Colombian-born jazz and literary critic. Her writing has appeared on African American Review, All Music Guide to Jazz, Americas, Coda, Global Rhythm, Jazz Notes, JazzTimes. She is a member of the Jazz Journalist Association.

 
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