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Grounded in Tradition. Breaking New Ground.

See Lionel Hampton's vision for jazz education come to life.

The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival offers a fantastic variety of events, including student performances, student performances, artist and educational workshopsevening concerts, and more.

The 2023 Festival will take place April 19-22. 

Wednesday, April 19

  • Hamp’s Gala – our traditional evening kick-off concert featuring LHSOM student ensembles.

Thursday, April 20

  • Junior Instrumental/Vocal Student Performances College Instrumental/Vocal Student Performances
  • Evening concert featuring World Music Celebration + more!

Friday, April 21

  • Senior Vocal Student Performances
  • Evening concert featuring säje + more!

Saturday, April 22

  • Senior Instrumental Student Performances
  • Evening concert featuring the Lionel Hampton Big Band with Jason Marsalis, Marcus Miller and more!

To see what we've done in previous years, view our Program Archive.

Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival

Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival
875 Perimeter Dr., MS 4021
Moscow, ID 83844-4021

Phone: 208-885-5900

Fax: 208-885-7254


Web: Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival