West Coast Jazz Festival




West Coast Jazz Festival is a 2 day student jazz festival hosted by Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. Over 50 high school jazz combos, jazz ensembles, vocal jazz and R & B groups from all over Vancouver Island perform for adjudcation and clinics. Lunchtime concerts feature our adjudicator combo, VIU combo and West Coast Grade 12 All-Star Combo. Adjudicators include Steve Jones, Jules Estrin, Ken Lister, Brent Jarvis, Rosemary Lindsay, Kelby McNayr, Sarah Falls and Bryan Stovell. Admission to all events is free.


West Coast Jazz Festival
Contact Person: Sarah Falls
Tel: + 1 250-724-0873
Email: [email protected]


Vancouver Island University
Music Department/Theatre
900 5th Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R5S5

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