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Gene Harris Jazz Festival

The Gene Harris Jazz Festival seeks to enrich the Treasure Valley by bringing world-class performing artists into contact with local students and community members both on and off campus. The festival seeks to bolster the practice of comprehensive music education at Boise State University by supporting scholarships, guest artists, and the festival itself.

24th Annual Gene Harris Jazz Festival

April, 2021: Month of Virtual Jazz Education

This year, we are focusing on broadening and increasing the amount of educational activities and events available to our students and educators.  Additionally we are structuring the festival so that students have more opportunity to take full advantage of everything that we are offering!

Key Points

  • Month Long Virtual Event
  • 15 masterclass web-casts
  • 8 school ensemble virtual concerts
  • 4 School showcase virtual concerts
  • 5 guest artist performances
  • All content available asynchronously
  • Possible synchronous summer educational and concert events

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