Program references:The festival was first organized in Eindhoven in 2013 as a one day-event and sold out in its first editions on a progressive mix of young jazz and beyond artists that cross musical boundaries and are the promising talent for the future. The festival will be a 2-day event in November 2016.
Artists that have performed at So What’s Next? include: Selah Sue, Ibrahim Maalouf, Gregory Porter, Kamasi Washington, Wesseltoft – Schwarz - Berglund, Jett Rebel, Robert Glasper Experiment, Snarky Puppy, Jose James, Hiatus Kaiyote, Joshua Redman Quartet & James Farm, Typhoon, Eric Vloeimans Gatecrash, Nik Bartsch' Mobile, Aaron Parks, Dawn Of Midi, Christian Scott, Becca Stevens, Chris Dave & The Drumhedz, Jameszoo, Jason Moran & The Bandwagon, Tigran Hamasyan Trio, Taylor McFerrin, Windkracht7, Lars Dietrich Trio, Tin Men & The Telephone, Kapok, a.o.
The festival is based in Muziekgebouw Eindhoven: an acoustic top-location for world-famous orchestras, pop and jazz artists, where lighting, design and technology are integrated innovatively.