JCU Jazz Summit

January 15-16, 2019

The Jazz Collective of Utah has partnered with Snow College to present the JCU Jazz Summit at Snow College in the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts on the Snow College campus. This two-day festival celebrates jazz through adjudicated performances, clinics and special lunch time performances by our amazing guest artists. High school, junior high school, and middle school jazz ensembles, jazz combos, and vocal jazz groups are invited to perform. All jazz enthusiasts are invited to attend. The Summit is hosted by Carl Allen, New York based drummer & educator and Phil Kuehn, Director of Jazz Studies, Snow College. The cost is $200.00 per school or group.

• High Schools, Junior High Schools and Middle Schools are invited to participate
• Big Bands, Jazz Combos, and Vocal Jazz groups are invited to participate

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Summit Faculty:

  • Carl Allen, Drums
  • Philip Kuehn, Bass
  • Rodney Jones, Guitar
  • Christie Dashiell, Voice
  • Xavier Davis, Piano
  • Eddie Allen, Trumpet
  • Ron Blake, Saxophone

 

JCU Jazz Summit Schedule

This two-day festival celebrates jazz through adjudicated performances, clinics, jam sessions, lunch time performances by Snow College students, and evening concerts by our amazing guest artists.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
  • 7:30am Welcome/Arrival, Performances/Clinics (On Stage in Jorgensen Concert Hall) – 15 min. performance, followed by 30 min. clinic with Faculty
  • 8:00 – 10:35am High School Bands
  • 10:45am - 11:30am Snow College Big Band
  • 11:40am - 12:25pm High School Band
  • **12:30 – 1:50 Lunch (on your own) and Performance by Snow College Combo/Big Band - On Stage

Masterclasses

  • 2:00 – 4:45 Masterclasses
  • 5:00 – 6:15 Faculty Concert – On Stage
  • 6:30 – ? Jam Session with Snow Students - On Stage (Optional)
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    • 8:00am Welcome/Arrival
    • Performances/Clinics (On Stage in Jorgensen Concert Hall) – 15 min. performance, followed by 30 min. clinic with Faculty
    • 8:30 - 9:15am High School Band
    • 9:25 - 10:10am Snow College Combo
    • 10:20 - 11:05am High School Band
    • *11:15am - 12:00pm Masterclass
    • **12:00 – 1:20 Lunch (on your own) and Performance by Snow College Combo/Big Band - On Stage
    • 1:30 - 2:15 High School Band

Masterclasses

  • 2:30 - 4:15 Masterclasses
  • 4:30 – 5:45 Faculty Concert – On Stage
  • 6:00 – ? Jam Session with Snow Students - On Stage (Optional)