Welcome to 54th Annual Reno Jazz Festival!

Since its first year in 1962, the festival has endeavored to bring to Reno both talented students and renowned professional artists. I am pleased to say we have been — and remain — successful at doing just that. The festival has consistently attracted some of the best school bands in the nation, in part because they enjoy the festival’s competition and also because they know they will get to see great artists in concert and in workshops. Read more »

2015 Adjudicators and Clinicians

Reno Jazz Festival is proud to announce the Adjudicators and Clinicians for 2015. Adjudicators for 2016 will be announced in April.

2015 Festival Participants

Who went to the RJF last year? View our participants page for a list of schools registered to compete last year. Participants for 2016 will be announced in April.

Legacy Festival Participants

Want to know who competed in the past? Check out our new Legacy Participants page.

2015 Festival Winners

Also new this year is our Winners page for a list of award winners and showcase performers from last year.  Check it out!