For forty years, the Wichita Jazz Festival has been dedicated to fostering great jazz in Wichita and raising the next generation of Kansas jazz musicians. Our monthly concerts and annual festival bring in some of the greatest living names in the jazz world, and our education programs put young players in contact with professional musicians to continue America's musical tradition in our home town.
"WJF Sessions" All-Star Combo, Addison Frei, piano, with the Matt Otto Quartet
2015 WJF/WSU Jazz Invitational (all-day competition)
2015 WSU Jazz Invitational Combo Winner, 2015 WSU Jazz Invitational Big Band Winner, and the People's Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City, 7:30 pm
Miller Concert Hall, Friday, April 24 2015
Our Friday night concert closes the 2015 WSU Jazz Invitational, featuring the winning combo and big band of the competition, the WSU Jazz Arts Ensemble, and The People's Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City!