Jazz Festival

41st Annual Chantilly Invitational Jazz Festival

May 11-13, 2023

Bands representing schools from the Mid-Atlantic region will compete for scholarships, prizes, and general “bragging rights” in Combo and Big Band divisions. The “Airmen of Note” has described this event as “the premier scholastic jazz competition on the entire east coast.”

This event is sponsored by the Chantilly Music Boosters.

For additional information, email Mr. Maloney.

Jazz Festival 2023 Schedule

Jazz Festival 2023 Registration (registration is CLOSED! Please consider joining us in 2024)
Rules and Guidelines

2023 Chantilly Jazz Festival Judges and Clinicians

  • Taylor Barnett
  • Chuck Dotas
  • Shannon Gunn
  • John Kocur
  • Eric Musselwhite
  • Shawn Purcell
  • Dave Detwiler
  • Keith Taylor
  • Vaughn Ambrose
  • Rob Holmes

2023 Chantilly Jazz Festival Feature Performers

  • U.S. Navy Band Commodores
  • The Shawn Purcell Combo
  • JazzWorx Big Band
  • The Persaud Sextet