Youth Jazz Talent Showcase

Saturday, May 23
Groovin’ Stage (located on Bay Street at Newnan Street)



The Youth Jazz Talent Showcase is a live talent competition open to young jazz singers and musicians between the ages of 7 and 18. The winner will receive a prize toward furthering his or her musical education. Finalists will perform on stage during the Jacksonville Jazz Festival on Saturday, May 23. Winners will be selected by a panel of music adjudicators who specialize in the arts forms of traditional and contemporary jazz and blues. Trophies will be awarded to 1st-3rd place winners. Applicants must be between the ages of 7 and 18.

Joy Dennis will serve as one of several judges for the competition.

For more information visit: Jacksonville Jazz Fest 2015

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