JAZZ INSTRUCTION, PROGRAMS & EVENTS
YOUTH SMALL ENSEMBLES
High school and middle school students receive jazz instruction from the area’s top musicians who are also committed educators. Ensembles have opportunities to perform in the community at top jazz clubs. An hour-long jazz theory class is included.
ADULT SMALL ENSEMBLES AND BIG BAND
Our adult ensembles are coached by some of the area's finest jazz musicians and provide top-notch education, performance opportunities, and a fun social scene.
The MJI Annual Jazz Festival features top jazz artists and educators. Student ensembles receive feedback and compete for awards. Workshops and professional performances are offered throughout the day. Day passes are available for those of all ages in the community who wish to attend.