Jazz JamboreeBjörling Music Festival

Friday, March 1, 2024 POSTPONED

Presented in part by the Carl & Verna Schmidt Foundation

The Gustavus Jazz Jamboree is a pedagogically-focused and non-competitive jazz festival produced by Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minn. The one-day festival features performances/clinics by six high school jazz ensembles from throughout the Midwest. The award-winning Gustavus Jazz Ensemble will also perform during the afternoon.

2023 Schedule of Events

  • 9:00am-12:00pm - High School Performances/Clinics (Morning Session) - Björling Recital Hall
  • 12:30pm-2:00pm - Gustavus Jazz Ensemble Feature Performance and Special Sessions - Björling Recital Hall
  • 2:30pm-5:30pm - High School Performances/Clinics (Afternoon Session) - Björling Recital Hall
  • 7:30pm-9:00pm - Evening Concert featuring The Twin Cities Jazz Composers Orchestra - Björling Recital Hall

2023 Jazz Jamboree Clinicians

* denotes Gustavus faculty

2023 Participating High Schools

  • Chisago Lakes High School
  • Cleveland Public Schools
  • Mankato West High School
  • New Prague High School
  • Osseo High School
  • Rochester Lourdes High School

2023 Participating Directors' Resources


Each student will also need to complete the online photo release.

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