49th German Jazz Festival Frankfurt 24.–28.10.2018

The German Jazz Festival is the oldest continually running jazz festival in the world. It is a showcase and symbol of the jazz city Frankfurt since 1953 – a reputation that it upholds until this very day, true to the motto: presenting the best of what the rich scene has to offer.

This year the 49th German Jazz Festival opens its door in Frankfurt am Main from 24 -28 October with two concerts at Mousonturm. Major stars from the USA are also featured in the festival.


The 49th German Jazz Festival Frankfurt 2018 is organized by the Hessische Rundfunk / hr2-kultur in collaboration with the City of Frankfurt am Main / Department for Culture and Science.