Location

Cuesta College San Luis Obispo campus

Covid-19 Safety Protocols

  • The entire festival will happen outdoors, including warmup and clinic rooms. We have tents and sheltered areas in the event of rain. 
  • Masks are required at the festival--they can be removed when performing at the discretion of the director. 
  • A NEGATIVE COVID TEST, TAKEN WITHIN 7 DAYS OF THE FESTIVAL, IS REQUIRED FOR EACH ATTENDEE regardless of vaccination status. 
  • ENSEMBLES MUST BRING THEIR OWN MICROPHONES

Status

Non-competitive, educational and supportive. Open to any educational vocal jazz ensemble.

Format

  • Groups go through a rotation: Warm-up, Performance, and off-stage Clinic. Each part of the rotation lasts 25 minutes. We recommend 3 songs, with a maximum of 4 songs allowed. 

Technical

  • We have capacity for 18 handheld mics (REMINDER--bring your own microphones)
  • In "normal" years we can provide overhead condenser mics for larger groups. Not for 2021, however. 
  • We provide, keyboard, bass amp, and guitar amp
  • We provide a drumset, but NOT cymbals. Bring your own Cymbals. 

Application

Click to download the Festival application

Deadline for Application:
October 15, 2021
No refunds after October 15, 2021

Registration Fee

$300