Event Spotlight

  • SUMMER JAZZ WORKSHOP REGISTRATION OPENS!!!

    SUMMER JAZZ WORKSHOP REGISTRATION OPENS!!!

    Get ready for a fun fill Jazzy Summer with the 44th Season of the Summer Jazz Workshop June 15th-July 17th 2015. The Summer Jazz Workshop is open for registration NOW! The Workshop is an exciting student oriented music program which focuses on the fundamentals of music, jazz and its associated business aspects for young musicians. […]

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    | January 1, 2015
  • Mayor Annise Parker to Conduct the Summer Jazz Workshop All-Star Students

    Mayor Annise Parker to Conduct the Summer Jazz Workshop All-Star Students

    The Houston International Jazz Festival will celebrate its 25th year anniversary hosted by Jazz Education Incorporated, July 31 – August 2, 2015. Music Lovers, Jazz enthusiasts, and Houstonians will be treated to an exciting, music and arts filled weekend. Mayor Annise Parker will join us in celebrating the 25th anniversary by conducting our Summer Jazz […]

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    | November 18, 2014
  • Downtown Houston Magazine: Jazzed about Houston

    Downtown Houston Magazine: Jazzed about Houston

    Bubbha Thomas and the Houston International Jazz Festival celebrate two decades of music. If you’ve attended one of Da Camera’s jazz concerts in the Wortham Theater Center, in which jazz musicians are accorded the same respect that classical musicians receive, you might be surprised to learn that 40 years ago their image was quite different. […]

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    | March 3, 2014
  • Jazz & Poetry Series 2015

    Jazz & Poetry Series 2015

    Jazz & Poetry Series (February) Contact Information Your Name(required) Phone Number(required) Email Address(valid email required) Name of School(required) Venue Information Event Location(required) Event Date(required) Event Time(required) Zip Code(required) Details About Your Event Ten minus five equals   cforms contact form by delicious:days For more than 30 years, drummer Bubbha Thomas and the Jazz & Poetry […]

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    | March 2, 2014
  • Holiday Jazz Concert 2013: Recap

    Holiday Jazz Concert 2013: Recap

    Checkout photos of the Holiday Jazz Concert at Discovery Green.

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    | March 1, 2014

Calendar Events

SUMMER JAZZ WORKSHOP REGISTRATION OPENS!!!

SUMMER JAZZ WORKSHOP REGISTRATION OPENS!!!

Get ready for a fun fill Jazzy Summer with the 44th Season of the Summer Jazz Workshop June 15th-July 17th 2015. The Summer Jazz Workshop is open for registration NOW! The Workshop is an exciting student oriented music program which focuses on the fundamentals of music, jazz and its associated business aspects for young musicians. […]

Mayor Annise Parker to Conduct the Summer Jazz Workshop All-Star Students

Mayor Annise Parker to Conduct the Summer Jazz Workshop All-Star Students

The Houston International Jazz Festival will celebrate its 25th year anniversary hosted by Jazz Education Incorporated, July 31 – August 2, 2015. Music Lovers, Jazz enthusiasts, and Houstonians will be treated to an exciting, music and arts filled weekend. Mayor Annise Parker will join us in celebrating the 25th anniversary by conducting our Summer Jazz […]

24th Houston International Jazz Festival

24th Houston International Jazz Festival

Greetings! We would like to thank you all for your inquiries and support throughout the year! We know you’ve been waiting, and here it is the Official 24th Houston International Jazz Festival website!  Available on the website you will find ticket purchase information, vendor, and volunteer signup. Visit our site to see “What’s Different This […]

Holiday Jazz Concert 2013: Recap

Holiday Jazz Concert 2013: Recap

Checkout photos of the Holiday Jazz Concert at Discovery Green.

Jazz & Poetry Series (February)

Jazz & Poetry Series (February)

Book Online Now: Click Here Download: Jazz & Poetry Calendar For more than 30 years, drummer Bubbha Thomas and the Jazz & Poetry Series; held during Black History Month, have been a big hit with over one million elementary school children across Texas. Set in story form, the presentation spans the styles of popular music from […]

Photo Gallery

Holiday Jazz Concert 2013 @Discovery Green

Holiday Jazz Concert 2013 @Discovery Green

Checkout photos of the Holiday Jazz Concert at Discovery Green.

2011 HIJF

2011 HIJF

Photos from the 2011 Houston International Jazz Festival  

HIJF 2011: Mayor’s Jazz Brunch at Wortham Center with Joe Sample

HIJF 2011: Mayor’s Jazz Brunch at Wortham Center with Joe Sample

21st Houston International Jazz Festival Mayor’s Jazz Brunch at Wortham Center with Jazz Musician Joe Sample

SJW 2011

SJW 2011

The Summer Jazz Workshop is an intensive 5-week youth oriented program which focuses on the fundamentals of music and its associated business aspects.

HIJF 2008

HIJF 2008

Photos from the 2008 Houston International Jazz Festival

Sponsor Spotlight

ABMSystem

ABMSystem

Jazz Education Inc. a Houston non-profit goes green for the Houston International Jazz Festival Houston, TX – Saturday, August 4, 8pm and Sunday, August 5, 5pm, the 22nd Houston International Jazz Festival will be held at the Bayou Music Center. In an effort to encourage the community to participate in the preservation of the environment […]

Houston Style Magazine

Houston Style Magazine

Houston Style Magazine (stylemagazine.com) – Houston’s Urban Weekly Newspaper publication website that serves the African-American population in the GMA of Houston, Texas. Stylemagazine.com was the first CNN Weekly Newspaper Affiliate website in the United States. Our award winning feature writers include Jesse Jackson and Roland Martin. Stylemagazine.com features CNN breaking news and videos, community news […]

Tha B-Side

Tha B-Side

Houston’s most creative philanthropic organization, Tha B-Side, supports local charities through service projects and social events. This past weekend, January 15th, 2012, the organization hosted “Tha B Side Speakeasy.” It was a first time event designed to support Jazz Education Inc. The organization has chosen to focus on childhood well-being during this fiscal year. They […]

Greensheet

Greensheet

About The Greensheet Since 1970, The Greensheet has used family values to help communities meet their needs. We believe in simplicity, safety, community involvement, and environmental awareness in both our print and online products. The Right Price The Greensheet is affordably priced, making it the smart, practical choice of advertising for local businesses and individuals. […]

Houston Arts Alliance

Houston Arts Alliance

Houston Arts Alliance serves more than 250 arts and cultural organizations based in Houston and a community of artists exceeding 12,000. While our long-standing partnership with the City of Houston enables us to invest public funds in the nonprofit arts sector, the growth of the nonprofit arts has fast-outpaced the growth of the public fund […]

Travel Specials

Greyhound

Greyhound

Greyhound Lines, Inc., based in Dallas, Texas, is an intercity common carrier of passengers by bus serving over 3,700 destinations in the United States, Canada and Mexico, operating under the well-known logo of a leaping greyhound. It was founded in Hibbing, Minnesota, in 1914 and incorporated as “Greyhound Corporation” in 1929. Official Website: www.mygreyhoundexpress.com

Hilton Americas

Hilton Americas

Hilton Americas 1600 Lamar Street Houston, TX 77003 (713) 739-8000 Get Discount Reservation: Click Here

United Airlines

United Airlines

United Continental Holdings, Inc. is the holding company for United Airlines and Continental Airlines. With more than 80,000 employees worldwide, the company is committed to being the airline customers want to fly, and the airline employees want to work for. The company’s corporate and operational headquarters are located in Chicago, and it maintains a significant […]

How You Can Support Jazz Education

SJW 2015 – Online Application

SJW 2015 – Online Application

| January 20, 2015

Personal Information Applicant’s Name (Last, First, Middle) (required) Other Names Used Age (required) Sex male female Parental Information Parents or Guardians Name (Last, First) (required) Address(required) Apt# City(required) State(required) Zip Code (required) Home Phone(required) Work Phone(required) Cell Phone Email Address(valid email required) Educational Information School Currently Attending(required) School Zip Code(required) What is your primary instrument?(required) […]

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Enjoy Music; Enjoy Life Presents “The Charles Washington Art Exhibit” benefiting Jazz Education, Inc. JOIN US!

Enjoy Music; Enjoy Life Presents “The Charles Washington Art Exhibit” benefiting Jazz Education, Inc. JOIN US!

| October 6, 2014

ENJOYMUSIC ENJOYLIFE Presents New Exhibit by Visionary EnvironmentalArtist, Charles Washington. Exhibit to Benefit Jazz Education Inc., a Houston Based Non-Profit Organization That Provides Educational Activities for School-Aged Youth in The Field of Music.On Thursday October 16, 2014 – from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM, ENJOYMUSIC ENJOYLIFE will host an opening reception for the exhibit by […]

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