BLUE JAY JAZZ HITS ITS PEAK

Blue Jay Jazz Hits its Peak The mountain's decades-old summer jazz tradition reached new heights on Thursday, August 10, when the King Brothers Blues Band opened the 2017 Blue Jay Jazz Festival at the resurrected SkyPark at Santa's Village. An...

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THE KING BROTHERS’ GOOD RELATIONS

On August 10, The King Brothers Blues Band will open the 2017 Blue Jay Jazz Festival at SkyPark at Santa's Village. For tickets and information visit BlueJayJazz.com. There were three blues Kings when Sam and Lee King were coming up:...

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2017 FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED

Summer Jazz 2017 FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED Blue Jay Jazz to hold its August concerts at SkyPark at Santa's Village In a landmark move for the Blue Jay Jazz Festival, the Blue Jay Jazz Foundation, which produces the annual event, has announced that the...

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2017 BLUE JAY JAZZ SCHOLARSHIPS

Education Support LAUNCHING SOLOS Two graduating Rim High students get a Jazz Foundation boost thanks to the Rotary Club of Lake Arrowhead The Blue Jay Jazz Foundation will award its 2017 Future Generation Jazz Scholarships to Rachel Stallings and Rei Thielbar. The Future...

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ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: SCOTT JOPLIN

Artist Spotlight SCOTT JOPLIN A century after his passing, ragtime carries on. Today, April 1, marks the centenary of the passing of Scott Joplin, the composer of one of the most recognizable songs the world has ever known and a pivotal player...

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SPREADING JAM

Remember April SPREAD JAM It's Jazz Appreciation Month in America Jazz easily provides the soundtrack for any season, whether its winter holidays or hot summer nights, like when the Blue Jay Jazz Foundation will head up three August Thursday Nights, 10, 17...

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SWINGING SCOTS AT TUDOR HOUSE

Tudor House Showcase THE ROAD TO DISNEYLAND Swinging Scots Jazz Band are raising funds for May 23 Disneyland performance The Swinging Scots Jazz Ensemble of Rim of the World High School hope to move mountains in May, swapping their hometown range in the...

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Adopt An Instrument Day 2017!

It's that time of year again! The Blue Jay Jazz Foundation's annual 'Adopt An Instrument Day". Okay, it's our 2nd annual, but that doesn't make it any less exciting or anticipated. Our first event was a fantastic success with...

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Prince…RIP

The music world and by extension, the world on mass, lost a true genius and legend on April 21st 2016. It is not customary for the BJJF post obituaries, however this loss is on such a 'major scale' that...

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American Pie Was A Huge Success!

As if there was any doubt. April 17th's fundraising event was a smash success, thanks in large part to our generous mountain community, the Lake Arrowhead Resort and of course; Gloria Loring herself. Gloria performed her hit songs “Friends...

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