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Lindenwood University Jazz Festival

2017 Lindenwood University Jazz Festival date is Saturday, April 8! Our 2017 festival is now FULL!  Thank you all for your interest!

Festival Details

Fees for participation 

  • $150 per big band
  • $75 per combo (less than 9 performers)

Bands will perform for adjudicator comments followed by a clinician workshop.

Lunchtime Master Classes with Lindenwood University Jazz Faculty:

  • Adaron Jackson, piano
  • Brian Vaccaro, guitar
  • Zeb Briskovich, bass
  • Bernard Long, Jr., drums
  • Larry Johnson, saxophone
  • Adam Donohue, saxophone
  • Matt Hoormann, trombone
  • Dawn Weber, trumpet

At the conclusion of the clinic, bands will be presented with:

  • Written adjudicator comments
  • Download link for recorded adjudicator comments
  • Download link for recording of their performance
  • Recognition certificates for any Outstanding Soloists

2017 Adjudicator info coming soon!

Past Adjudicators/Clinicians include:

  • Jon Gudmundson
  • Dan Loomis
  • Tina Raymond
  • Dawn Weber
  • Patrick Sheng
  • Vern Sielert
  • Dave Snider
  • Adaron Jackson
  • Dave Camwell
  • Marshall Gilkes
  • Horace Alexander Young
  • Bernard Long, Jr.

Questions?  Please contact Dr. Matt Hoormann or Adam Donohue, festival directors.

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301