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Volunteers

Each year Copenhagen Jazz Festival engages 150-200 volunteers.

Through the years Copenhagen Jazz Festival has established a unique volunteer culture – during the festival volunteers and festival staff work side by side and form one big festival family.

Copenhagen Jazz Festival takes pride in taking good care of its volunteers which shows by the volunteers returning year after year. 65% of the volunteers have participated before and more than half have participated two years or more.

80% of the volunteers are Danish while the rest consists of people of no less than 15 different and primarily European nationalities. The volunteers span from 18-76 years of age and are evenly divided among the age groups under 25 years, 25-39 years and above 40 years. 60% of the volunteers are women and 40% men.

The volunteers handle tasks in connection with the concerts and other events presented by the festival as well as tasks at the festival office.

To become a volunteer for Copenhagen Jazz Festival you must be at least 18 years on the first day of the festival. If you want to become a volunteer, please write frivillig@jazz.dk.

(All numbers are based on the volunteer team for Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2014).