Greenville, South Carolina's non-profit dedicated to
promoting and creating awareness for jazz.


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Jason Marsalis's visit to Asheville and Greenville in mid-September, arranged by the Greenville Jazz Collective with support from UNC Asheville, ISIS Music Hall and Restaurant,
Furman University, and the Greenville Fine Arts Center, was a fantastic success!  
His performances, masterclasses, and generosity were an inspiration.  

Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, October 7
Monthly open jazz jam at Smiley's Acoustic Café from 8pm-12am.  Come eat, drink, play, meet people, and listen to the area's only jazz jam. FREE

Friday, October 9
Join us as we kick off the music for Friday evening at Fall for Greenville from 5:00-6:00PM on the Furman University Jazz and Blues Stage on Main and Broad St.
Jazz Jam at
Smiley's Acoustic Cafe

111 Augusta St, Greenville, SC 29601

Every first Wednesday of the month, next one is:

Wednesday, October 7th from 8pm - 12am

Jammers will join in during the first set and play for the whole night.

The food is great, the atmosphere welcoming, and there is ample parking.

All instruments and skill levels welcome!


The Jazz Jam house band features Shannon Hoover on bass, Tim Blackwell on drums, and Matt Dingledine on guitar. (GJC Big Band guitarist Adam Knight pictured above)

Local Colors Composers Contest
Learn more about the pieces and selected composers from the Local Colors Composers Contest with artist and tune descriptions as well as links to the artists' pages.

One of five selected compositions from the 2014 Composers Concert, "Projectile" by Bill Gerhardt

Greenville Jazz Collective is a 501(c)3 organization, and all donations are tax deductible.  You will receive a tax receipt for your contribution via email.  Thank you for supporting us and jazz!