Made possible by a lead contribution from Monsanto Fund with support from the Arthur & Helen Baer Foundation, Ameren Missouri, and THF Realty, JazzU places talented middle and high school musicians in small jazz combos, which meet weekly between September and May. This competitive program selected 50 emerging musicians for seven groups from a pool [...]
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This video, which was shown at the 2013 Jazz St. Louis Gala “Hot Sax, Cool Night,” was generously produced by 2013 Gala Co-Chair Josephine Weil.
Jazz St. Louis is proud to announce auditions for the 2013-14 JazzU program. On this page, you will find all of the necessary information and resources for your audition. Auditions will take place June 3-6, between 4 and 9 pm on the 4th floor of the Centene Center for Arts and Education, located at 3547 [...]
On Mondays June 4 and 11, nearly 120 middle and high school musicians took to the Jazz at the Bistro stage to audition for a select few spots in Jazz St. Louis’s acclaimed JazzU program. Each student spent ten minutes in front of a panel of judges that included local musicians and JazzU instructors. Applicants [...]
On Sale Now! Jazz St. Louis is putting the finishing touches on the 2012-13 Jazz at the Bistro Series and will be announcing the lineup soon. In the meantime, JSL is proud to announce the 2012 Summer Series at Jazz at the Bistro. Tickets for these concerts are now on sale via all Metrotix [...]
Jazz St. Louis is pleased to announce auditions for the upcoming 2012-13 JazzU program. Auditions will be held on Mondays, June 4 and 11 beginning at 10 am each day. Audition dates and times will be assigned once application materials have been received and processed. ALL materials must be postmarked by Friday, May 4. Late [...]
When I woke up this past Sunday morning, something was different. There was no 8 am lobby call, no scheduled school visits, JazzU classes, or artists to shuttle to all corners of the city. It was, after all, Sunday. However, more notable, was that it was the first day in a week that I was [...]
friday, march 9, 2012 Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark featuring the Jazz St. Louis All-Stars and the Funky Butt Brass Band with special guest Greg Osby honoring Whitaker Foundationwith the Barbara Rose Memorial Award 6:30 p.m. – cocktails and big board auction | archview ballroom 7:30 p.m. – dinner, program and live auction | [...]
In this second installment of the JazzU podcast, Director of Education, Phil Dunlap, rants about the importance of listening to jazz. Then, upcoming Residency artist, Byron Stripling, joins Dunlap and JazzU instructor, Andy Ament, for an interview and a blindfold listening test.