Keep an Eye International Jazz Award 2017

March 27-30, 2017

A competition for outstanding young musicians from:

The New School - New York
Royal Academy of Music - London
Jazz-Institut - Berlin
University of Southern California - Los Angeles

and the Conservatorium van Amsterdam

Winners of the 2017 Keep an Eye International Jazz Award

First Prize: New School Improvisation Ensemble (New School, New York)

First Runner-up: Casares Brothers Trio (CvA)

Best Coltrane Arrangement: Teis Semey Group (CvA)

Best Non-CvA Soloist: Joel Ross (New School Improvisation Ensemble)

Best CvA Soloist: Kimon Karoutzos (Casares Brothers Trio)

Incentive Prize: Hardvoesh Thoralfson Trio (Jazz-Institut Berlin)

Keep an Eye Foundation

To keep an eye on: talented young artists to give them financial support to achieve their ideas, deepen and expand their talents and create new opportunities for them that would otherwise not be possible. Read more: