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International Association for Jazz Education (I.A.J.E.)


IAJE Student Chapter
(International Association for Jazz Education)

Mission Statement: The purpose of this organization shall be to bring together those who are interested in jazz to provide opportunities for musical experiences. IAJE members help organize:

  • Clinics with regional, Nashville and nationally known jazz artists
  • Performances by student groups on and off campus
  • Elementary music, Style analysis, Round table discussions involving someone knowledgeable about jazz, etc.
  • Projects - MTSU Jazz festival, MTSU Jazz Artist Series, Fundraisers, etc.

Members 2004-2005

President: Oscar Utterstrom

Kevin Wakefield: Vice-President

Herschel Van Dyke: Secretary

German Baratto: Treasurer

Chad Ator

Sara Ball

Mark Cellar

Josh Dunlap

Geoff Henderson

Benton A. Lastinger

Jeremy Long

Shawn Purcell

Timothy J Reine

Jason McVey

Daniel Mathew Whaley

James M. White