Jazz Adjudication

The purpose of the Alabama Regional Jazz Adjudication is to offer jazz bands the opportunity to be evaluated by a panel of qualified adjudicators and provide an educational experience to participants. The adjudication panel shall consist of four (4) adjudicators. One (1) head adjudicator will remain on stage for all performances while the other three (3) adjudicators will rotate to allow one stage adjudicator to work with each performing ensemble in an educational clinic after the band’s stage performance. In addition to the educational performance opportunity, participants are expected to attend other performances as audience members to support, observe, and learn from other performing ensembles.

Dates: Thursday April 17, 2025 (Birmingham). Monday April 21, 2025 (Decatur).

Location 1: Thompson High School, 1921 Warrior Parkway, Alabaster, AL 35007

Location 2: Alabama Center for the Arts, 133 2nd Avenue NE Decatur, AL 35601

Registration for this event is in the members section.

Please review the following requirements and expectations when considering participation at this event (also found in the ABA bylaws).