is a non-profit organisation that was formed in 1997 to support the ongoing Bandstand Learning with Role ModelsTM (BLRM) programmes directed by Fritz Renold since 1992 (Swiss Youth Jazz Orchestra & Aargauer Jugend Jazz Orchestra) and with the intention of positioning the institution in Aarau, the capital of Canton Aargau of Switzerland. The initiators of Jazzaar Association were Heinz Zweifel and Herbert Ammann, residents of Aarau, parents and jazz enthusiasts.
Joe Bättig – President of Association
Helen Savari Renold, Schoenenwerd – Festival Director
Fritz Renold, Schönenwerd – Musical Director
Wendie Kukulu, Oftringen – Treasurer/Admin.
Iréne Egli, Buchs – CFO Jazzaar Festival
Yvonne Söhner, Ehrendingen – PR & Communication
Markus Hammer, Aarau – Logistics
Hanspeter Thür, Aarau – Compliance Officer
Download Statutes of Jazzaar Association (PDF, DE)
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