The Red Sea Jazz Festival has a stage set at the heart of the Palm Beach compound and it will host selected Israeli young ensembles, opening each evening and performing every night after the scheduled festival performances and just before the traditional jam session.
An open competition to select the young bands that will perform at the 2018 summer RSJF will be held at Beit Ha’Amudim in Tel Aviv on July 11th, 2018. RSJF auditions for promising jazz ensembles are held every year to select five ensembles that compete to receive a spot on the :young stage”.
As accustomed by the RSJF tradition, five nominated ensembles will be selected to compete for a spot on the RSJF to open the legendary jam sessions . The best two ensembles marked as the next generation of the Israeli jazz scene are given a chance to perform on the festival’s Jam Session Stage and in various locations in the city of Eilat.