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

Wednesday, September 2
GJC monthly jazz jam, every first Wednesday of the month at Smiley's Acoustic Café, starts at 8PM. All musicians welcome to play. 

Friday, September 11
The GJC Heptadectet performs a family friendly concert at the Swamp Rabbit Café and Grocery from 6:00 - 8:00PM. Food trucks, beer, wine, bikes, and big band jazz!  Free to come dance, listen, and hang out on a Friday by the trail!

Friday, September 11
The GJC Contemporary Ensemble is honored to play with jazz drumming legend Bob Moses in the Daniel Recital Hall at Furman University.  Bob's career spans 5 decades and his credits read like an encyclopedia of jazz.  Show starts at 8PM.

Tuesday, September 15
Multi-instrumentalist and world renowned percussionist Jason Marsalis will give a masterclass to the students at the Fine Arts Center, followed by a small group concert that evening in the Black Box Theater featuring members of the GJC.  Concert starts at 7:30PM, tickets are $15. Click here to reserve your seats!

Jazz Jam at
Smiley's Acoustic Cafe

111 Augusta St, Greenville, SC 29601

Every first Wednesday of the month, next one is:

Wednesday, September 2nd 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!