Welcome to the home of the Carinthian International Jazz Award (CIJA) saxophone competition.

Our mission is to culturally enrich and diversify the Carinthian cultural landscape by creating performance and networking opportunities for highly talented young saxophonists from all across the globe.

The CIJA is held at the beautifully restored cloister ruins in Arnoldstein, Austria.

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