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For more information about the Jazz Studies program at VSU, please contact:

David Springfield
Director of Jazz Studies

Welcome to the Jazz Studies Website

The Music Department of Valdosta State University offers a complete musical experience in the area of jazz studies. The curriculum is designed to prepare the student for a professional career in jazz performance, arranging/composition, and jazz education. Students at Valdosta State work closely with an esteemed faculty of gifted performers committed to quality instruction. The performance of jazz plays an essential part in the development of students at Valdosta State and all students participate in departmental ensembles.

Upcoming Events

September 4 - Faculty Recital: David Springfield

September 30 - Jazz Ensemble

October 16 - Pops in the Park

October 28 - New Jazz Ensemble/Spotlighters

November 16 - Kenneth Edmondson (saxophone)

November 24 - Student Jazz Combos

December 2 - Jazz Ensemble