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Sitka jazz week 2024

August 26th - September 1stSitka, Alaska


I would highly recommend the Sitka Jazz Week to any musician—

tremendous results in one week. Students were saying their life was changed forever. It was truly transformative in nature...

There is nothing like it anywhere.

Mike Longo

The mountains, the fresh air, the love and concern for jazz!”

Ron Carter

What You Get:

> Sitka Jazz Week is jam-packed—you could call it a jazz intensive. At the end of this week, you will know how to play jazz better—and have more fun doing it.

No matter what level you’re at—beginner or experienced, professional musician or teacher—these 7 days will be transformative for you. OPEN TO ALL AGES.


> Live performances every day, and everyone will perform!


> Your Instructors are world-class musicians giving you their real-world experience as Jazz musicians, sidemen, and Leaders. Your Instructors will include Bernard “Pretty” Purdie, Matt King, Cleave Guyton Jr, Christian Fabian, Heather Gluth and Austin Hays Trio:

Bernard "Pretty" Purdie

Christian Fabian

The Gateway Trio

Formally the Austin Hays Trio


DATES: August 25 (arrival) to September 1 (departure)


TUITION: $750 for the week—includes all instruction, breakfasts & lunches

Lodging: Paid by participant.


PAYMENT: We accept PayPal, Wire transfer or Square. 3% processing fee is added for Square, and Paypal (in some cases).


Please email us by clicking the button below for payment details or to get more information. We can't wait to see you!

Arranging Your Trip & Register

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