Master Class Registration

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Master Class is a rare opportunity for students to learn from our All Star Musicians!

Friday, October 11, 1 to 3 PM
Saturday, October 12, 9:30 to 11:30 AM
Summit Ballroom at the Antler’s Hotel

Friday session begins with a short individual student musician analysis, followed by break out instructions. Saturday includes individual and ensemble groups. The program is a great session of learning and sharing. Click on Musicians for pictures and bios of the Jazz Party musicians.

Plus: Students, parents and band instructors are invited to attend the Saturday afternoon Jazz Party performance from 1 to 5 PM. The Master Class and jazz party afternoon session is free.

To Register for the Master Class, complete the form below:

Scholarship Application Instructions

Friends of Colorado Springs Jazz has established a scholarship program for senior students enrolled in music in an El Paso County high school.
All applicants must follow these conditions to be eligible:

  • Must be enrolled in the school music program in an El Paso High School.
  • Participate in the Jazz Party Master Class. This year, 2019, the class is held on Friday, October 11 from 1 to 3 PM and Saturday, October 12, from 9:30-11:30 AM. This is a free class where student participants have the opportunity to perform for and receive instruction from world class professional musicians.
  • Register by clicking the “Student Programs” section on the website Complete the registration for the jazz party.
  • Refer to our website,, for Instructions and Application form. PDF | Word.
  • Provide a written recommendation from a music director or teacher that has been closely involved with developing your musical skills as part of the application.
  • Submit a video of your performance via YouTube and provide the YouTube URL by December 31, 2019. This will be used by the committee reviewing your application.
  • Provide a copy of your high school curriculum and grades.
  • Submit a 200 to 300 word essay about why you are pursuing music.
  • Submit a copy of your letter of intent to the college you intend to apply for admission.
  • The application, recommendations and video will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee.
  • Note: A letter of acceptance from the college/university will be required prior to payment.
  • Mail all documents in one package to:
    Friends of Colorado Springs Jazz
    P.O. Box 2257
    Colorado Springs, CO 80901

Colorado Springs Jazz Society is a 501©3 non-profit organization operating as Friends of Colorado Springs Jazz.  Our Mission is to promote, inform and grow Classic Jazz throughout the community.

Call 719-471-3124 or send an e-mail to: