40th Annual BSU JazzFest
February 1 @ 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm CST
Workshops begin with open rehearsal and performances with guest artists. High school jazz bands will be playing in the morning and afternoon. All of the festival’s daytime events are free and open to the public.
The 7:30 PM performance features guest clinicians Alan Baylock and Mike Williams as part of the Bemidji Concert Series.
Alan Baylock is one of the most respected and sought-after jazz composers and educators in the industry today.
Mike Williams is a Lead Trumpet Player with the World Famous Count Basie Orchestra for 31 years.
Tickets will be sold at the door and at the BSU Department of Music.
Both concerts are expected to sell out; persons interested in attending either of the evening performances are encouraged to purchase advance tickets at the BSU Department of Music.