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Public Parking Available for Jazz Fest Visitors Friday and Saturday

Posted Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:28:00 -0800

The University of Idaho will host thousands of visitors for the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Friday and Saturday, Feb. 23-24. The public is welcome to join the festivities on the Moscow campus, but should be aware of street and parking restrictions due to the high amount of vehicular and pedestrian traffic. Campus visitors, students and employees are encouraged to abide by posted signage to avoid being ticketed. Read more

More Schools and Participants to Attend Jazz Festival; Ticket Sales Strong

Posted Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:00:00 -0800

The University of Idaho is looking forward to increased attendance and ticket sales at this year’s 2018 University of Idaho Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. “We are very excited to have more students and more schools participating in the 2018 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival. Our goal is for students, educators, and performers to have an amazing experience,” said Vanessa Sielert, director of the Lionel Hampton School of Music in U of I’s College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. Read more

Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Seeks Volunteers

Posted Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:08:00 -0800

From greeting guests and managing competition sites to driving artists and educators to locations around town, the University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival is seeking volunteers to fill a variety of roles for this year’s festival, Feb. 23-24, 2018. Read more

2018 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Ticket Sales Begin Nov. 6

Posted Thu, 02 Nov 2017 12:52:00 -0700

Series and individual concert tickets for the University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, held Feb. 23-24, 2018, will be available to purchase beginning Nov. 6 and Nov. 17, respectively. Series tickets, which allow the purchaser to enjoy both nights of concerts at a discounted price, go on sale at 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 6. Prices range from $50 for outer stand seats to $80 for club-level seating. Series ticket purchasers receive early seat selection and a $10 savings on individual concert ticket prices. Tickets for individual performances go on sale at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, and range from $30-$45. Read more

Joey DeFrancesco + the People to Headline 2018 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival

Posted Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:44:00 -0700

The University of Idaho’s Lionel Hampton Jazz Festivalwill continue its legacy of honoring traditional jazz music while highlighting the best performers on the current jazz scene during the 2018 festival, Feb. 23-24. Read more

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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


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