• Eric Alexander Quartet

    September 30 - October 1*, 2018

    *Boise State University Jazz Residency Events

  • Emmet Cohen Trio

    November 4-5*, 2018

    *Boise State University Jazz Residency Events

  • Jeff Hamilton Quartet

    December 2-3*, 2018

    *Boise State University Jazz Residency Events

  • Joel Frahm Quartet

    January 27-28*, 2019

    *Boise State University Jazz Residency Events

  • Renee Rosnes Quartet

    March 3-4*, 2019

    *Boise State University Jazz Residency Events

  • Diego Figueiredo and Ken Peplowskii

    May 5-6*, 2019

    *Boise State University Jazz Residency Events

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The Boise Jazz Society is honored to have been granted permission to use this iconic Leo Meiersdorff gaphic as our logo. 

To learn more about the definitive story of Leo's life and his art,
please visit:  http://www.leomeiersdorff.com/

2018-19 Artists

The Eric Alexander Quartet

Blues For Phineas

You Must Believe in Spring

Secret Love

Emmet Cohen Trio

All Of You

Opus One


Jeff Hamilton Quartet

September in the Rain

There Will be Some Changes Made


Joel Frahm Quartet

Smokin' Joel


Pennies from Heaven

Renee Rosnes Quartet

 Lucy From Afar

Written in the Rocks

From Here to a Star

Diego Figueiredo and Ken Peplowski

Cheek to Cheek


Retrato em branco e preto


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Catherine and James DeBlasio Family
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Season Sponsors

Ann and Scott Tuthill


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Concert Sponsors

Ann and Scott Tuthill

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The Catherine and James Deblasio Family

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Contact Info

Mike Samball, Executive Director
Boise State Dept of Music web page:
Phone: 208 426-3498

About Our Organization

Mission Statement:
The Boise Jazz Society is a Boise, Idaho—Boise State University community-engagement partnership, in support of jazz performance, jazz education, and the promotion of jazz as a living, American art form.

The Boise Jazz Society Goals:
• raising awareness of jazz as an American art form
• promoting live jazz performance in Boise
• presenting a world-class jazz concerts in an authentic, jazz-club environment
• enhancing educational opportunities through a series of jazz lectures, workshops, and residencies
• disseminating information on activities and developments in the world of jazz today

Tax-Deductible Private and Corporate Contributions to Support the Boise Jazz Society's Mission and Goals are greatly appreciated.

The Boise Jazz Society Advisory Board
John Barnet
President, Wally Smith
Secretary, John Barnet
Treasurer, Jim Guyton
Promotion Chair, Mark Fisher
Production Chair, Kerry Lindorfer
Executive Director, Mike Samball
At Large Board Members:
Derek Ganong
Sandon Mayhew
Sally Oberlindacher
Chuck Smith

Mailing Address

Mike Samball
Boise Jazz Society
Boise State Dept. of Music
1910 University Drive
Boise, Idaho 83725

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