The SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest is an all-day event for jazz singers and instrumentalists who work with jazz singers, focusing on the art and business of vocal jazz performance. 


Due to the Covid-19 World Wide Pandemic, the 2020 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest has been cancelled.  We plan to return in fall 2021 with our next festival. Sign up on our mailing list to keep informed on SongBird Fest Information. Stay safe and keep singing!!   

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2021 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest date announced !  




Stop back to see the exciting 2021 workshops, artists, concert, and clinicians that will be announced soon!



November 2, 2019 at The Muse in Lafayette, CO.  Here is a hint of some of the workshops we are planning.... "Jazz Theory for Singers, Finding the Sweet Notes", "How to Participate & Enjoy Jazz Jam Sessions", "Beginnings & Endings of Your Songs",  Panel Discussions,  Singer Showcase, and more! 


THANK YOU!!!!!!!! We are so grateful to the Boulder County Arts Alliance for awarding us a grant to help with operating expenses for the 2019 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest!  Please visit the Boulder County Arts Alliance website at

Latest News

COVID kept us all home last year and we needed to put SongBird on hold to be safe buT now we are excited to announce that the SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest  WILL RETURN in 2021!  Save the date! 

NOVEMBER 6, 2021   We hope to see you at the 2021 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest! 


Festival Advisory Board

The SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest is overseen by an advisory board of Colorado men and women who have an abiding interest in providing this educational and artistic event. For additional information on the festival board, please email board director Terri Jo Jenkins at

2019 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest Advisory Board Members:

Terri Jo Jenkins (Director)

Susan Gatschet

Jane Uitti

Janine Gastineau

John Bertram

Candace LeGault

Amy Biondo

Tom Weiser



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