The Outreach Festival & Academy (colloquially often called the "Festival of Young Music") is a jazz meeting that takes place every year since 1993 in Schwaz in Austria. Initiator is living in New York jazz trumpeter Franz Hackl.
Every year since 1993 musicians have been invited to teach participants and to make music together in different ensembles. Under the motto "Flavor Enhancement for All", greats from the world of jazz and rock, DJs and music producers gather in Schwaz to bring "living music" to the people. The Outreach Festival wants to offer original and distinctive music programming. This mixture is now appreciated by festival visitors from all over Austria.