Worldwide Jazz Festivals

Listing of Festivals

This is a developing list and we invite the jazz community to help us add to it. Submit events here
 


One of our valued partners, Timeless Communications, home of JazzEd Magazine, has created a database of jazz festivals worldwide. We encourage you to browse their site and submit your festivals, there, as well.

jazzfestivalsworldwide.com




Charleston Jazz Festival
January 20-22, 2017
Charleston, South Carolina

http://www.thecharlestonjazzfestival.com
https://www.facebook.com/chsjazzfest/
https://twitter.com/chsjazzfest

Kinser Jazz Festival
February 6 - 8, 2017
Casper, WY

http://www.caspercollegejazz.com
https://www.facebook.com/kinserjazz

DeMiero Jazz Festival
March 2 - 4, 2017
Edmonds, WA

www.demierojazzfest.org
www.facebook.com/demierojazzfest


Crescent City Jazz Fest for HS and College Jazz Ensembles (both vocal and instrumental)
March 9 - 12, 2017
New Orleans, LA
Students are adjudicated with a performing clinician who then performs in public with the group.
Mary Jo Papich, Artistic Director

amclass.com

University of North Carolina Wilmington Jazz Festival
March 24 - 25, 2017
Wilmington, NC

http://uncw.edu/music/index.html

The New York City Jazz Festival
April 7 - 10, 2017
New York, NY
Mention this JEN listing for a per person discount.
Festival Website: 
http://www.mcp.us/nyc-jazz-festival
Festival Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ManhattanConcertProductions

Big Band Jam!
April 18 - 30, 2017
Washington, DC

www.BIGBANDJAM.org
FaceBook.com/BluesAlley
Twitter.com/BluesAlley
www.EllaFitzgeraldCompetition.org

Jazz Institute @ Brevard
June 5 - 16, 2017
Brevard, NC

www.brevardjazz.com

Jazzmandu
October 12 - 18, 2017
Kathmandu

www.jazzmandu.org
https://www.facebook.com/jazzmandu-89706123188/
https://twitter.com/jazzmandu

 


Other Resources

Behind the Mic
A developing list of vocal jazz festivals (submit your event to their list!). 
behindthemic.org

Music Arts Management
A directory of teaching artists that can be invited to your event.
musicartsmanagement.com


To help fulfill our mission of promoting performance and creating new audiences, JEN is building a comprehensive database of international jazz festivals around the world. Updating this list will be an ongoing process, and we'd like to invite you to inform us of any jazz festivals happening in your area, to include here.

Please fill out this form to include an event on this list. 

Check back often, as we develop this great resource.