The 3rd Annual Miami Beach Jazz Festival's global theme unites an incredible array of international talent in South Florida. While main events are scheduled for the last week of January, 2016, the festival features several kick-off events and concert-series, in a variety of new locations that indicate the rapid growth and universal appeal of the festival.
The Miami Beach Jazz Academy is a winter music program offering students (age 16 and older) throughout the U.S. and abroad the unique opportunity of spending a week immersed in Jazz education and performance with world-renowned artists.
The Academy consists of one-on-one lessons, master classes, workshops, lectures and recitals. Each student will also perform daily as a soloist and within a combo, as well as, participate in a competition. In addition, dedicated students will have the opportunity to enter into a mentorship program that fosters continuous communication and guidance between an Artist and a student.