FJBP was established in 2015 to provide year-round high caliber music and academic support and instruction to talented middle and high school youth who are serious about music and want to take their skills to a higher level.
In the program, students receive:
Tutoring and Mentoring in Science & Math
Music Theory Instruction
Music Instruction by Expert Musicians
High School and College Prep
Summer Music Technology & Enrichment Programs at the University of Maryland School of Music
Opportunities to Perform on Major Stages
ALL MUSICIANS ARE WELCOMED! You do not need to have a jazz background, nor play in a school band to audition for the program. Home-schooled students are also invited to apply. This program is ideal for youth who want to enjoy a unique opportunity to grow musically and academically, musically and academically, while having fun with other youth musicians.