Core to Vail Jazz are its three educational programs: the Vail Jazz Workshop, Vail Jazz Goes to School, and Jammin’ Jazz Kids. Each year over 1,500 children and students take part in Vail Jazz educational programs.

VAIL JAZZ WORKSHOP

This intensive Workshop immerses 12 of the most talented young jazz musicians in the nation in a curriculum of musical and professional development.

VAIL JAZZ GOES TO SCHOOL

Vail Jazz Goes to School is an innovative educational program that integrates the study of jazz with social studies at the elementary level. The free program provides every 4th and 5th grader at Eagle County schools with an in-depth experience of jazz, its history and its role in society.

JAMMIN’ JAZZ KIDS

Through interactive, hands-on activities that teach the fundamentals of jazz and the art of improvisation, Jammin’ Jazz Kids offers an engaging and fun learning experience for youngsters.