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PSU Jazz Festival 

Event information

March 04, 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Presented By: PSU Music Department

Location: Bicknell Family Center for the Arts and Memorial Auditorium

Event details

The PSU Jazz Festival is an all-day event at which jazz ensembles from area community colleges, high schools, junior highs, and middle schools compete throughout the day. These daytime concerts are free and are scheduled from 8 am. until about 5 p.m. at both the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts and at Pittsburg’s Memorial Auditorium, 503 N. Pine. The culmination of the day is a featured concert at Memorial Auditorium starting at 7:30 p.m. with both the PSU Jazz Ensemble and a guest group or artist; tickets are required and are sold out.

Past artists have included Maynard Ferguson and His Big Bop Nouveau, The U. S. Air Force Airmen of Note, the Count Basie Band, the Roy Hargrove Quartet, Jon Faddis with the Chicago Jazz Orchestra, the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Doc Severinsen, and the Steve Turre Quartet.   


Contact information

Bob Kehle