A Passion for Jazz! Music History & Education

Alfred Publishing

International Association for Jazz Education

Jazz Books

Jazz  Composers Alliance – Richmond, VA

Jazz Curriculum For Young People

JazzEDge – See.  Hear.  Learn.

Jazz Files – Biographies on jazz musicians from the 1950s & 60s

Jazz in Amercia

Jazz Appreciation Month Resources

JazzKids Workshops, CDs, Lesson plans

NEA Jazz in the Schools

PBS Kids Jazz

PBS Index of Lesson Plans & Activites: Grades K-5

Smithsonian Jazz Class

So You Wanna Learn About Jazz?

Statement of U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige on Jazz Appreciation Month

Teen Jazz

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz – Educational Programs

Young Razzcals Jazz Project

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Berklee College of Music (Boston)

Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshop

Camp Encore / Coda (Maine)

College of Saint Rose Summer Jazz Program (New York)

Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts – Programs & Classes

Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts – Summer Jazz Boot Camp

Comprehensive List of Jazz Schools (All About Jazz)

Blues Alley Summer Jazz Camp (Washington DC)

Eastern U.S. Music Camp at Colgate University (New York)

Eastman School of Music Summer Jazz Studies (New York)

Goucher Summer Arts Institute Jazz Camp (Towson, MD)

Illinois Summer Youth Music Program

Jazz in July (Massachusetts)

Jazz School

Juilliard Jazz

Kenneday Center – Jazz Ahead Residency Program (Washington DC)

KoSA Percussion Workshops & Festival (Vermont)

Litchfield Summer Jazz Camp (CT)

Maryland Summer Jazz (Rockville, MD)

Manhattan School of Music (NYC)

Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation – Jazz Touring Network

National Guitar Workshop (McLean, VA)

New York Summer Music Festival – Jazz Studies Program

New York College & University Locations – Summer Jazz Programs / Camps

NYSSSA School of Jazz Studies (New York)

Penn State Summer Music Camp (Pennsylvania)

Purchase College Summer Jazz Institute – (Purchase, NY)

Skidmore Jazz Institute

University of the Arts (Philadelphia, PA)

University of New Hampshire Summer Youth Music School

University of North Carolina, Wilmington Summer Jazz Workship

Vermont Jazz Center Summer Jazz Workshop (Putney, VT)

William Paterson University Summer Jazz Workshop

Young Musician’s Camp – Frost School of Music, University of Miami

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George Mason University (http://www.gmu.edu/)
Jazz Contact: Jim Carroll (703) 993-1377 — jcarrol1@gmu.edu

Hampton University (http://www.hamptonu.edu/)
Jazz Contact: Jarry Bracey

James Madison University (http://www.jmu.edu/)
Jazz Contact: Dr. Charles Dotas (540) 568-6180 — dotascj@jmu.edu

Shenandoah Conservatory (http://www.su.edu/)
Jazz Contact: Joe Eckert (540) 665-5565 — jeckert@su.edu

University of Richmond (http://www.richmond.edu/)
Jazz Contact: Dr. Michael Davison (804) 289-8281 — mdavison@richmond.edu

University of Virginia (www.virginia.edu/music)
Jazz Contact: John D’earth — trumpetdearth@aol.com

Virginia Commonwealth University (http://www.vcujazz.org/)
Jazz Contact: Prof. Antonio Garcia (804) 827-0699 — ajgarcia@vcu.edu

Virginia Tech University (http://www.vt.edu/)
Jazz Contact: James Miley (540) 231-1879 — jmiley@vt.edu

Virginia Union University (http://www.vuu.edu/)
Jazz Contact: David Esleck

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