For its third year running the Austrian radio station, Ö1, will be awarding a jazz scholarship as part of its talent exchange initiative.
For its second year running the Austrian radio station, Ö1, will be awarding a jazz scholarship as part of its talent exchange initiative.
Dr. Andreas Felber, head of the jazz department of the Austrian radio station Ö1 and myself created the idea of this new scholarship.
We would like to give this young and promising generation of Austrian jazz musicians support in obtaining more exposure for their art. This scholarship is intended to give one of its recipients the first impetus towards the possibility of pursuing an international career.
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