In addition to this page, please also visit "Business Sponsors" for links to websites of those businesses who support and feature local jazz.
Boise Blues Society:
Boise Jazz Society: The Boise Jazz Society is a concert- based organization featuring several unique jazz concerts each year on a subscription basis.
Eastern Idaho Jazz Society: Serving the Idaho Falls and Pocatello areas.
Essential Jazz: A Boise-based jazz choir (led by several IJS board members.
Gene Harris Jazz Festival:  Typically held in April on the Boise State University campus.
Great Basin Jazz Camp:  The only Jazz Camp in the Treasure Valley.
Idaho Songwriters:
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival :  Held in February each year at the University of Idaho in Moscow.
The Music Resource:  An exciting and educational resource for jazz enthusiasts. This site features a page listing the most historically significant jazz recordings, the entire Blue Note catalog, and much more.
Sun Valley Jazz and Music Festival:  Held mid-October each year.
Syncopated Times:  A monthly newspaper celebrating Hot Jazz, Ragtime, and Swing.
Local Jazz Musicians
Below are listed websites of jazz musician who are from Idaho or who have strong Idaho ties. Note: If you're a jazz musician or jazz group with a website, we will gladly provide a link to your site here. We also encourage you to consider joining the Idaho Jazz Education Endowment (see "Membership" page) and to include a link to the Idaho Jazz Education Endowment on your website. Contact if you have questions.
Jeff Baker:
Emily Braden:
Dan Costello:
Pamela DeMarche:
Keelan Dimick:
Katie Garonzik:
Brent Jensen: (To purchase CDs, visit
Kevin Kirk and Onomatopoeia:
Mike Laky:
Clay Moore:
Jay Multanen:
Ellie Shaw:
The Sidemen:
Curtis Stigers: