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Catch up on MIJF's Close Encounter's with the world’s leading jazz artists and industry professionals.  Close Encounters are a free series of intimate conversations, live demonstrations and inspiring workshops held at MIJF annually covering a range of topics surrounding jazz and live music.

Career Development Workshop: Marketing, Publicity and Branding

Career Development Workshop: Career Management

Career Development Workshop: Recording, Broadcasting and Distribution

Gretchen Parlato Workshop

Terri Lyne Carrington interview

Chris Dave & The Drumhedz interview

Yemen Blues interview and performance

Christian McBride interview

 Close Encounters is presented in association with

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Career Development Workshops are supported by