Princeton Jazz Festival 

April 20 & 21, 2018
Featuring guest artist Latin Percussionist/Arranger/Producer 
Tony Succar

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Tickets available only at the door! $10 Adults / $5 Students 

About the Princeton Jazz Festival

The 2018 Princeton Jazz Festival will be held in the Princeton High School Performing Arts Center on April 20th and 21st.  This two day event will feature a middle school competition on Friday, April 20th and a high school competition on Saturday, April 21st.  In addition to leading education clinics for all festival participants, Latin Percussionist/Arranger/Producer Tony Succar will perform both evenings with the award winning Princeton Studio Band!

The Princeton Jazz Festival is held every spring at Princeton High School and always features an outstanding guest artist/clinician.  The festival is the largest educational jazz festival in the State of New Jersey and includes performances from over 700 middle school and high school jazz musicians annually.

This year is the 11th Annual Princeton Jazz Festival, which will feature over 550 student musicians. 

Participating Bands - 2018

Middle Schools 

Friday, April 20, 2018

4:30 PM - Clinic with Tony Succar
5:30 PM - Princeton Jazz Ensemble
6:00 PM - John Witherspoon Middle School 7th Grade Jazz Band
6:20 PM - Crossroads North Jazz Ensemble
6:40 PM - John Witherspoon Middle School 8th Grade Jazz Band
7:00 PM - Crossroads South Jazz Ensemble
7:20 PM - Grice Middle School
7:40 PM - Crossroads North Jazz Band
8:00 PM - Cranbury School
8:20 PM - Crossroads South Jazz Band 
8:40 PM - Pennwood Middle School
9:00 PM - Princeton Studio Vocals
9:15 PM - Princeton Studio Band with Tony Succar
10:00 PM - Awards

High Schools

Saturday, April 21, 2018

5:00 PM - Clinic with Tony Succar
6:00 PM - Princeton Tiger Band
6:15 PM - Princeton Nassau Band 1
6:35 PM - Princeton Nassau Band 2
6:55 PM - Princeton Jazz Ensemble
7:15 PM - Montgomery HS Stage Band
7:40 PM - Westfield HS Jazz 2
8:05 PM - Montgomery HS Jazz Band
8:30 PM - Westfield HS Jazz 1
8:55 PM - Holmdel High School
9:20 PM - Pennsbury High School
9:45 PM - Princeton Studio Band with Tony Succar
10:45 PM - Awards

Advertising in the Program Book 

To help support the Princeton High School Band Program and the 2018 Princeton Jazz Festival, Ads in the Jazz Festival Program are available for purchase.  Please complete our advertising form.


Payment for Jazz Festival Ads may be submitted by check payable to "PHS Band Parents Association" or via the PayPal option below.

Jazz Festival Full-Page Ad - $100

Jazz Festival Half-Page Ad - $60 

Jazz Festival Quarter-Page Ad - $35

Princeton Band Donation - Any Amount