Welcome to Garfield Jazz!

The Garfield Jazz program is led by Clarence Acox, who has been nurturing young musicians for the past 44 years at Garfield High School. Garfield Jazz is part of the dynamic fine arts department at Garfield High School, a diverse public school in Seattle, Washington. The program consists of three instrumental big bands and one vocal jazz group, all supported by the Garfield Jazz Foundation.


Hot Java Cool Jazz Tickets are now on sale!

Hot Java Cool Jazz 2019

Tickets for Starbucks' Hot Java Cool Jazz fundraiser are now available.

Band I will be performing along with top high school jazz bands from around Seattle. A great way to enjoy the music and support the bands.
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Gala Tickets are now available!

2019 GJF Gala

We are happy to announce that the 2019 Gala Tickets are now available. Learn More or Buy Tickets Now!

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