Jazz Fest 2023

An entertaining and educational weekend of outstanding jazz that will bring together top professional artists, clinicians and hundreds of college, high school, and junior high musicians for clinics, competitions and great performances.

Come to the finest performing venue in Central Texas, the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center, on the campus of Temple College, and catch the excitement!

Hotel Information

Staying in Temple during the festival? The Hilton Garden Inn is a long time friend of the Temple College Jazz Festival and is offering the festival rate of $105 per room (single or double) for any out-of-town guests of the jazz festival.  The Hilton Garden Inn is in close proximity to the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center at Temple College.

1749 Scott Blvd.
Temple TX 76504


Event Performers

Rosario Giuliani

Rosario completed his formal studies at the “L. Refice” Conservatory in Frosinone obtaining maximum point scores.  Tenacity – talent, a deep-seated passion for all types of music, and great technical prowess have brought Rosario to the fore of the European and international jazz scene. Critics write of him as a true revelation,   [ read more ]

Stefon Harris

Stefon Harris’s passionate artistry and astonishing virtuosity have propelled him to the forefront of the jazz scene. Heralded as “one of the most important artists in jazz” (The Los Angeles Times), he has been named a recipient of the 2018 Doris Duke Artist Awards. One of the most prestigious programs in the arts,    [ read more ]

Friday, March 31, 2023
Evening Concert: 7:30p.m.
Saturday, April 1, 2023
Evening Concert: 7:30p.m.