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Colorado Jazz Musicians Festival

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Colorado Jazz Musicians Festival

Colorado Jazz Musicians Festival

The Colorado Jazz Musicians Festival is Crested Butte’s newest cultural addition! This unique festival celebrates Colorado’s jazz instrumentalists and vocalists and promises to be a weekend filled with wonderful music, lively conversation and education; leaving you with a deeper appreciation and love for Colorado’s fine jazz music and artists.

This is the inaugural year and we wanted to give you the festival lowdown:

When & Where

The Colorado Jazz Musicians Festival will be held from Friday, September 7 – Sunday, September 9, 2018 in Crested Butte, Colorado.

Talented Jazz Musicians

With over 10 internationally recognized Colorado jazz musicians playing over 15 individual events over the course of the weekend, there is something for everyone!

From Eric Gunnison leading a master jazz class to Gypsy Jazz Social Club playing a headline show, and Donna Elise Scott hosting a Late Night Juke Joint – plus so many more artists and events – you are sure to enjoy an old favorite or discover something new during this carefully curated jazz weekend.

Exclusive Offerings

The festival is more than listening to the music. It offers opportunities to meet artists, dine and immerse yourself in the wonderful world of jazz.

Jazzy Eats: The festival boasts several dine and music events including a Jazz Dinner, Jazz Brunch and Cocktail Hour. All events combine world-class chefs and musicians for an unforgettable dining and music experience.

Master Jazz Classes: Love to dabble in jazz? Take your skills to the next level in both progression and understanding during one of the master jazz classes offered during the festival.

Late Night Juke Joints: For a more intimate experience with the artists, attend a Late Night Juke Joint. Musicians will play in a smaller venue, cocktails will flow to create a perfect “night cap” to a great day of music.  

I want to attend!

Tickets to the Colorado Jazz Musicians Festival are available, ranging from a Patron Experience Pass to a Single Headline Event ticket. Purchase yours today and experience a wonderful musical weekend in Crested Butte!