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TMF Jazz Institutes

• Emerging Artist Jazz Intensive (June 16-22)

A program for emerging artists (18-30) that provides an immersive, performance-oriented environment. Directed by renowned trombonist and bandleader Vincent Gardner. Culminates in a final performance June 22, 2 p.m., Moores Opera House.

Middle School Jazz Students (7-9th grade) OR High School Jazz Students (10th grade-College freshmen)

Noe Marmolejo, Director, TMF Jazz Institutes
Jesse Espinoza, Director, TMF Middle School Institute

Two programs for students with classes in improvisation, theory and history, and sectionals, instrument-based masterclasses and ensemble rehearsals. Led by University of Houston faculty and top Houston-area jazz musicians and educators, the institutes culminates in a final concert on Friday, June 21, 7 p.m. in the Moores Opera House. 


For program information, contact Institute Director Noe Marmolejo: Phone 281-813-5892 and leave a message or email:njmarmol@central.uh.edu

For administrative inquiries, contact the TMF Office: phone 713-743-3167 or email: tmf@uh.edu