Jazz Combo Competition

February 24, 2018 | 9:00 AM until 2:30 PM
Holland Center 
Registration deadline: February 9, 2018


Omaha Performing Arts is excited to announce the 2018 Student Jazz Combo Competition in conjunction with the UNO Great Plains Jazz Festival. This fourth annual competition element of the festival provides outstanding student ensembles a chance to shine in a combo setting.

Winners will perform as the opening act for a Jazz on the Green concert and play for Minneapolis jazz band Davina and the Vagabonds during an exclusive master class. 

Competition Guidelines

  • High School and College student jazz combos of 10 or fewer musicians are eligible to compete.
  • Combos will have a clinic in the same venue after their performance in the remaining allotted performance time.
  • To purchase tickets to the evening concerts at the UNO Great Plains Jazz Festival, please call 402-554-3427.
  • Deadline to register is February 9, 2018.
  • Fee: $50 per Jazz Combo

Terms and conditions of competition and performance prize are subject to change.


Student Jazz Combo Competition - Register Here