University of Missouri–St. Louis 2021 Jazz Camp

Monday – June 7


Due to COVID, the camp will be virtual this year. 2021 UMSL Jazz Camp will be a live interactive virtual one-day camp that will feature multiple sessions.

The UMSL Summer Jazz Camp is available for students of all experience levels entering grades 8-12. The camp is for beginning, intermediate and advanced level jazz improvisers and instrumentalists. Participants will work on improving their improvisational skills, overall musicianship and will cover the fundamentals of effective playing skills and efficient practice. UMSL jazz camp is designed for enthusiastic instrumental music students who want to learn more about jazz theory, improvisation, history, and performance. Students will participate in live Zoom session(s). The camp will end with a performance presentation by UMSL jazz faculty and professional musicians.

Registration is FREE


Register HERE

Although there is no cost to participate in the jazz camp this year, we will require registration to receive the Zoom link for the camp sessions.


Adaron Jackson

Director of Jazz Studies