Dresden Jazz Festival, running from 8 to 17 November, is a celebration of world-class jazz in all its magnificent variety. This international festival offers a bold blend of high culture and club culture. With swing, Latin, funk and modern jazz on the programme, devoted fans of jazz or indeed any musical genre will find something to suit their taste. The highest standards of quality and professionalism together with emotion, fun and pure jazz passion find an enthusiastic and ever-expanding audience that spans every generation. The jazz festival is an annual favourite on Dresden's extensive calendar of cultural events.