About

Our 2022 festival celebrates 60 years, with three amazing days of jazz, fun and learning. This year it’s a hybrid* event so that there is something for everyone!

The Festival introduces participants to new experiences and exposes them to some of the best jazz artists in the world. An extensive team of Artist Educators share their expertise, knowledge and experience to expand the jazz horizons of all attendees. Our full schedule of events, from live feedback sessions to big-name concerts, aims to inspire and educate the next generation of jazz musicians and vocalists.

Purchase a Livestream Jazz Fan Pass today and your group will get to:

  • View three days of livestreamed jazz at its best, on-demand through May 31
  • Enjoy a livestreamed improvisational Jam Session featuring the talented house band
  • Expand their world of jazz through virtual workshops led by experts in the field
  • Watch captivating superstars like Michael Mayo and Miguel Zenón in livestreamed concerts

Group registration is now closed. Registered groups get to:

  • Submit a performance video for critique by an Artist Educator
  • Participate in a personalized feedback session via Zoom with an Artist Educator
  • Enjoy a livestreamed improvisational Jam Session featuring the talented house band
  • Expand their world of jazz through virtual workshops led by experts in the field
  • Watch captivating superstars Michael Mayo and Miguel Zenón in livestreamed concerts
  • Perform commissioned music and virtually meet the composer and pianist, Annie Booth during a VIP virtual event
  • Conveniently access all livestreamed content, on-demand, through May 31.

* Some livestreamed events, in which the performers and Artist Educators will participate on campus at the University of Nevada, Reno, will be open to a limited number of in-person attendees.