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Southern Jam Youth Jazz Festival 2018

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8th August 2018 @ 11:30am Various Venues around Marlborough Print this page Email a friend

Southern Jam Youth Jazz Festival 2018

Presented by: Marlborough 4 Fun

DATE:  From Wednesday 8th August to Saturday 11th August
 Various venues around Marlborough
FREE public performance – View Performance Schedule

Marlborough is proud to be hosting the best High School Jazz bands from around the South Island, the 13th year in a row for Southern Jam 2018.

FREE public performances will be hosted by various venues around the region. Click here (Performance Schedule Attached) for the schedule of public performances. During the week, School Bands will undergo performances, Masterclasses and Competitions .

Finale Gala Concert

DATE: Saturday 11th August at 7.30-10:30pm
VENUE: ASB Theatre Marlborough, 2 Hutcheson St, Mayfield, Blenheim 7201
TICKETS: $40 – Available Here (opens new window)

The Finale Gala Concert will showcase the extraordinary talent from 17 High School Jazz Bands, The All Stars Band, as well as performances from world renowned guest jazz artists – our judges.

If you’re looking for a great night out in August, look no further than the Southern Jam Youth Jazz Festival!

The only event of its kind in the South Island; it provides a great opportunity for young musicians to learn from other great, well respected musicians; and for you to be among the first to experience the South Island’s next wave of musical talent.

Held at the world class ASB Theatre, this will be a very special experience for both audience and performers. The concert will showcase pieces from all participating schools, feature the All Stars Bandcompiled from the TOP musicians of this year’s festival as well as offering the opportunity to see the judges band – all national and international artists who have performed around the world – some with the likes of Dave Dobbyn & Jimmy Barnes to Scribe.

Visit (opens new window) for a full schedule of venues and dates. Tel: 03 5778935