The Junior Jazz Foundation was formed to preserve jazz through education and live performance. The spirit of the Junior Jazz Foundation is to make sure that schools and promising young artists get the instruments, music lessons, and facilities they need.  It ensures that young musicians are endowed with scholarships to fulfill their American musical heritage.

The Foundation sponsors great jazz performances for everyone to enjoy at the musical showcase, The Jazz Corner on Hilton Head Island, Bob Masteller’s Jazz for All Ages Annual Festival, Hilton Head Jazz Camp and outreach venues throughout the Lowcountry. It is proven that young people who play jazz stay on the right track. They learn teamwork, concentration and excellence through effort and the joy of performance.

The Junior Jazz Foundation is lead by a board of directors and volunteers. All their energy is focused on the education of our great young rising stars and excellence in live jazz performance.

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Click here to help preserve the great American art form of jazz.

Thank you for supporting jazz education and preservation.

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The Foundation collects and pays to refurbish old instruments so that they become a key element of a students musical, educational and developmental journey. Donating an instrument today is a huge contribution to the Foundation and it’s easy to do.

Click here to download a gift receipt for your donation. You can then mail the instrument to the address on the form or drop it off at The Jazz Corner on Hilton Head Island. Click here for directions.



Junior Jazz Foundation shared The Jazz Corner's photo. ...

Grammy-nominated jazz artist rene marie with her band Experiment in Truth and special guest horn section....Tickets on Sale Now! Join us Thursday, September 8, 2016 for our 3rd Annual Jazz Fest to benefit The Junior Jazz Foundation.... #renemarie #hiltonheadisland #jazz #jazzfest #sonestahhi #jazzforallages Www.jazzforallages.com

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Rene Marie is a fantastic and engaging Jazz singer. Her writing is amazing and her band is top notch. She's coming to Hilton Head for JazzFest Sept. 8th! Don't miss it! #hiltonhead #savannah #renemarie #jazzfest #jazz ...

rene marie's is the sort of voice which first comes to mind when someone asks for a jazz singer — big and expressive, at home in classic swinging settings and comfortable in crowds. Watch the Tiny Desk: n.pr/2bc28zG

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Junior Jazz Foundation shared Bob Masteller's Jazz For All Ages Jazz FEST's post. ...

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Another delivery of refurbished instruments to a local school today. Many thanks to all our supporters who have donated instruments. The next generation of jazz thanks you! ...

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To contact us with questions or how you can help email below or call 843-480-9101


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