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Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree

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Causes: Arts & Culture, Bands & Ensembles

Mission: The purpose of the Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is to promote and facilitate education about, preservation of, and live performance of traditional jazz, ragtime and sing music as Original American art forms. This includes, but is not limited to, coordinating school clinics, workshops, historical presentations, and live performances by youth and professional musicians at the annual Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree.

Results: Over two decades since it's inception, the Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree continues to delight festival goers form all fifty of the United States and dozens of foreign countries. In October each year, this five day event fills the streets with adoring fans, the air with upbeat jazz music and warms the hearts of those in attendance.

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General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

We have attended the Sun Valley Jamboree for the last 11 years and it is without exception our favorite event. The bands are supurb as is the setting with all its venues. They do a great job of integrating the Sun Valley and vicinity comunity into the event. For many young musicans and their bands it is wonderful to see them develop and prosper. It is such a pleasure to be part of large gathering with such polite and caring people. Zane and Betty Smith, Springfield, OR