Mason Vocal Jazz Festival 2018
The Mason Vocal Jazz Festival is a non-competitive invitational event open to high school and college groups. Groups will perform a twenty (20) minute set followed by a clinic with our guest clinicians, Jennifer Barnes (University of North Texas) and Rosana Eckert (University of North Texas).
The participation fee is $225 per ensemble and spots are limited. Educators and Jazz aficionados are welcome to attend, watch groups and observe our guest clinicians!
- 10am: Registration Opens
- 11am: George Washington University (director, Alison Crockett)
- 12noon: Forest Park High School (director, Lara Brittain)
- 1pm – 2pm: Lunch (Johnson Center)
- 2pm: Herndon High School (directors, Dana Van Slyke and Jim Van Slyke)
- 3pm: Southwest Virginia Community College (director, Dr. Joseph Trivette)
- 4pm: George Mason University, Mason Jazz Vocal Ensemble (director, Dr. Darden Purcell)
Join us for a closing festival performance by Rosana and Jennifer (and Student Vocal JAM) at the Epicure Cafe in Fairfax! (Small cover charge at door).
Festival Director: Dr. Darden Purcell, firstname.lastname@example.org.