Due to COVID-19 the competition will be held online this year!

Sax Spy will generously reimburse the application fees of the 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th place winners of the year’s competition!

Carinthia Jazz,

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

Our mission is to facilitate networking, the spreading of knowledge, to promote jazz, and support young talented musicians.

The CIJA is held at the beautifully restored cloister ruins (as seen above) in Arnoldstein/AUT.

On this page you can

CARINTHIA IS GORGEOUS…see for yourself below