The 2019 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. Events start at 9:00 am and continue throughout the day, ending with an 7:00 pm showcase concert presented by participants!  Stay tuned for more info and ticket sales to be posted soon! 

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2019 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest date announced !   Hold the date!! 

November 2, 2019 at The Muse in Lafayette, CO.  Here is a hint at some of the workshops we are planning.... "Preparing your Band's Charts" ,  "How to participate & enjoy Jazz Jam sessions" ,  "Beginnings & Endings of Your Songs",  Panel Discussions,  Singer Showcase, and more!  Look for additional info (including our featured vocalist) to be posted soon!!  Yea!! 

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The 2018 SongBird Jazz Fest was a smashing success!  We are looking forward to the second annual Jazz Fest in early Nov. 2019.  The location, class offerings, featured clinician, and other information will be posted as we confirm all details.  If you wish to add your name and email address to receive information, click on the "Questions & Contact" page to send us your request. 

We hope to see you at the 2019 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

2018 SongBird Vocal Jazz Fest Advisory Board Members:

Terri Jo Jenkins (Director)

Susan Gatschet

Frank Nichols

Jane Uitti

Janine Gastineau

John Bertram

Candace LeGault