Eastern Illinois University
60th Annual EIU Jazz Festival Opening Concert

60th Annual EIU Jazz Festival Opening Concert

A glimpse of EIU Jazz: Past, Present, and Future. This year’s EIU Jazz Festival celebrates EIU’s jazz heritage. Special guests and EIU jazz alumni Josh Marcus (alto sax), Aaron Eckert (trombone), and, Tim Stanley (trumpet) will join the EIU Jazz Ensemble for the opening concert. The program will include music from the Jazz Festival’s first year, 1960, along with timeless classics and contemporary favorites. The concert will be an exciting and vibrant beginning to one of Illinois’ preeminent collegiate jazz events and one of EIU’s oldest traditions.

Times and prices


02/08 | 7:30 pm   Buy Tickets

Ticket Prices
General | $17.00
EIU Employees | $13.00
Senior | $13.00
Students | $7.00

Performance Location

The Theatre

The Theatre