Jazz Studies and Contemporary Music

Music Department

Applications for the 2023-2024 school year

open 12/1/22 and close 1/27/23

Audition dates are 2/25/23 and 3/4/23

When you submit your application you will receive an email assigning you a date and time.

Audition requirements for each instrument are under the "More" tab at the top of this page.

Please email all questions to:


The Jazz All-Stars 2022-2023

The All-Stars will be performing on the dates below in Genevieve's at The Peace Center

Purchase your tickets at peacecenter.org

November 9th and February 15th December 7th and April 26th

The Jazz AllStars 2021/2022

Blake Slaughter attending the Lincoln Center Jazz Camp July 2022

The Jazz Allstars 2020/2021

The Jazz All-Stars 2018-2020

Every Jazz concert held at the FAC will be recorded live. You may purchase an electronic download of any of these concerts. After purchase, you will receive information via email on how to download the recordings.

The Fine Arts Center of Greenville, SC was established in August of 1974 as the first specialized arts school in the state of South Carolina. Students at the Fine Arts Center are artistically talented and wish to take an intensive pre-professional program of study. Students apply and are selected on the basis of talent, interest, and commitment to their discipline and study. Students are provided advanced comprehensive arts instruction in the areas of architecture, theatre, dance, visual arts, music, creative writing, or digital filmmaking.

Performance Schedule


October 21st PM Jazz (2:25 Class) Sutherlin Recital Hall 7:00pm

October 24th-28th Mike and Leni Stern Residency

October 28th Mike Stern Sutherlin Recital Hall 7:00pm

November 9th "Jazz All-Stars" Peace Center 7:00PM

November 16th PM Jazz (1:30 Class) Sutherlin Recital Hall 7:00pm

November 19th Jazz Girls Day at the Fine Arts Center with The University of South Carolina Jazz Faculty

December 7th "Jazz All-Stars" Peace Center 7:00pm

December 15th Winter FAC Showcase 9:15/1:30

February 15th "Jazz All-stars" Peace Center 7:00pm

March 1st PM Jazz (1:30/2:25 ClassES)

Sutherlin Recital Hall 7:00p.m.

March 31st Elevate Gunter Theatre (Peace Center)

April 12th Jazz (AM Class) Sutherlin Recital Hall 7:00pm

April13th Jazz (1:30/2:25 Classes) Sutherlin Recital Hall 7:00pm

April 26th "Jazz All-Stars" Peace Center 7:30pm

May 19th Spring FAC Showcase 9:15/1:30