Thanks for being a part of the 24th Annual Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival. We are very excited about your band participating and cannot wait to hear them. In this email we have attached the festival schedule along with some other important information.  Each student, is expected to govern themselves accordingly and will be asked to leave if they display any inappropriate behavior. Students must be chaperoned at all times.

February 27, 2021 - Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater

Free (Registration Required)

Workshop & Performance Schedule:

  • 9:50 AM | On-site Registration/ Log on
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Jazz Workshops
  • Join Zoom Meeting
  • Meeting ID: 569 886 3890
  • Passcode: mmjf


  • Jesse Jones Jr.
  • Lenard Rutledge
  • Tal Cohen
  • James Cotman
  • Paul Shewchuk

Workshop Topics:

  • Stylistic Playing (Improvisation & How to be more expressive)
  • Jazz Vocals & Scatting (A Stylistic discussion on Jazz Vocals)
  • Rhythm Section (The secret to developing a great rhythm section)
Purchase tickets on EventBrite

Jazz Band Registration & Band Director Information

Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival