MJF Presents the HBCU Jazz Combo Challenge


We would like to congratulate and thank all the HBCU ensembles who participated in MJF’s first HBCU Jazz Combo Challenge. Our adjudicators will be reviewing the submitted videos and they will select the winning ensemble and two Honorable Mention ensembles in the coming weeks. Results will be announced on April 11, so stay tuned!



Monterey Jazz Festival at TSU


Texas Southern University has partnered with Monterey Jazz Festival to bring a free music symposium.  All Greater Houston-area high schools, middle schools, and the community are invited to participate in this special event. Some of the festival benefits and opportunities include:

• Network with professionals and peers
• Learn insider secrets in the music industry
• Pick the brains of TSU faculty and industry professionals
• Jam with your colleagues and spark life-long collaborations
• Build the foundations of a career in the music industry
• Audition for premier jazz performing and touring opportunities

Event dates and more details coming soon!