is to continue the growth of jazz and jazz education within the state of Louisiana.




LAJE sponsors the annual All-State Jazz Ensemble featuring the top high school jazz instrumentalists from across the state.

Guest artists and clinicians are sponsored during the LMEA conference being help this year in Baton Rouge.

FEBRUARY 13-17, 2022


  serves band directors in starting jazz ensembles, selection of music, teaching techniques, guest appearances as clinicians and performers, and much more.                           


Earn money for your jazz program by performing at CC's.


Jazz Festivals

The Fortier-Gerbrecht Jazz Invitational
Tuesday, March 8, 2022 @ 7 pm
The Manship Theatre at
The Shaw Center for Performing Arts
Baton Rouge, LA

Loyola University Jazz Fest
March 11 - 12, 2022
Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall
New Orleans, LA

Bill Evans Jazz Festival
Southeastern Louisiana University
April 6 - 9, 2022
Hammond, LA

ULM Jazz Clinic
University of Louisiana Monroe
Brown Auditorium
April 24, 2022
Monroe, LA