Student Sessions

Jazz students have been learning and growing at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival

for decades. Even virtual, this year is even more dynamic than ever before. We’ve paired

an impressive roster of adjudicators along with some of the most inspiring

jazz icons to create an exceptional and safe experience for your schools.

The Education Package

For the 2021 Eau Claire Jazz Festival, our team has adjusted and reduced registration rates to allow participants to create a personalized experience suited to their educational needs and circumstances.


Base registration includes the Eau Claire Jazz Festival Education Package. Participants will then have the the option to add instrumental solo, combo, or large ensemble performances for additional fees.

Education Package - $100:

  • Access to Both Concerts - Broadcast live Friday and Saturday of the Festival

  • Access to All Masterclasses.

  • One Ensemble Performance Adjudication - Optional for those who do no wish to perform.

  • Eau Claire Jazz Festival Kit - Kit of ECJI gear (stickers/2021 Festival shirts/lanyards/pens)




Base Registration


(additional fee below)


10 minutes

of Adjudtication


(additional fee below)


20 minutes

of Adjudtication


(additional fee below)


30 minutes

of Adjudtication

Important Dates


TBD Registration Opens
TBD Registration Closes
TBD Performance Video Submissions Due


Performance Information


Participants will submit video recordings prior to the festival utilizing a link included in their registration confirmation. During the festival, participants will work with an artist adjudicator in a live meeting to receive feedback on their performance. All performances for the 2021 festival are non-competitive.

Rules & Regulations: Please review our 2021 Performance Rules & Regulations for information on level classification, recording expectations, submission instructions, and more.



Cancellation Policy

Schools that must cancel their registrations cannot be issued a refund. In the event that registrants cannot participate as intended, we will issue credit only for paid registrations for use in future festivals. There is no expiration date for a credit. If the credit is in excess of the new registration, the balance can be carried over, but will have no cash value.


Eau Claire Jazz, Inc.                   P.O. Box 1401                            Eau Claire, WI 54702-1401                          

Presented by Eau Claire Jazz, Inc. in partnership with the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

Phone: 715-836-4092                                  Email: info@eauclairejazz.com

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