Jazz Jamboree

Part of the Björling Music Festival

Friday March 4th, 2022

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 five high school jazz ensembles from throughout the Midwest. The 2022 event showcases the music of Masa Ishikawa Trio in an evening concert with Jeff Bailey (bass), JT Bates (drums). The award-winning Gustavus Jazz Ensemble will also perform during the afternoon.

2022 Schedule of Events

  • 9:00am-12:00pm - High School Performances/Clinics (Morning Session) - Björling Recital Hall
  • 12:30pm-1:30pm - Gustavus Jazz Ensemble Feature Performance - Björling Recital Hall
  • 2:00pm-5:00pm - High School Performances/Clinics (Afternoon Session) - Björling Recital Hall
  • 7:30pm-9:00pm - Masa Ishikawa Trio Performance - Björling Recital Hall

2022 Jazz Jamboree Clinicians

  • Jeff Bailey, bass
  • JT Bates, drums
  • Elaine Burt, trumpet
  • Masa Ishikawa, piano/composer*
  • Dave Stamps, trombone/composer*
  • Pete Whitman, saxophone

* denotes Gustavus faculty

2022 Participating High Schools

  • Cleveland High School
  • Mankato West High School
  • Maple Grove High School
  • Mound Westonka High School
  • Princeton High School

2022 Participating Directors' Resources

Registration

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

Registration

Director's first name.

Director's last name.

For program listing

For program listing

Jamboree Registration Required

Director Understands

Please send the following PDF documents:

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

You will be charged