Jazz On The Sofais a festival that focuses on chamber music in jazz. Presented in mostly solo and duo formations in private living rooms around the castle of Zeist. It takes place every year at the first Sunday of November.
The 2020 edition – due to the Covid-19 virus – should have been held in and around the castle of Zeist and was cancelled. It emerged back march 2-7 , 2021 as a online festival of six days.
The 2021 edition – again due to the Covid-19 virus – was held in historical locations in and around the castle of Zeist and focussed entirely on local artists: the ‘Hidden Diamonds‘. The festival gave 7 composers an assignment to compose new repertoire for a new ensembles. It was a huge succes and also sold out.