We have been notified that a person has reached out to several artists/musicians claiming to represent Oslo Jazz Festival, sending false invitations to perform at Oslo Jazz Festival 2019. These are unauthorized invitations and a scam.
The person sending the e-mail will claim that the artists needs to transfer funds to the senders account to cover costs of a work visa. The reported e-mail adresses so far have been firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
If you have been contacted by these e-mail addresses or other e-mail adresses with senders claiming to represent Oslo Jazz Festival, please forward the e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The fraud attempt has been reported to the police.