Welcome to the official website for the
Indiana Jazz Educators Association

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Welcome to the new website for the Indiana Jazz Educators Association. We hope that you find it to be a great resource for you as the jazz educators of Indiana. Be sure to join IJEA and get access to all of the materials in the Member's Area as well as visit the Events area to view all of the great all-age jazz events happening across the state.


Our mission is to promote the education, performance, scholarship and appreciation of jazz in Indiana. The IJEA seeks to provide leadership related to curricular resources, performance and pedagogy for jazz educators throughout the state. The Indiana Jazz Education Association, a non-profit volunteer group, administers and/or promotes significant jazz events such as festivals, honor bands and teaching clinics.

IJEA Board of Directors

President - Bethany Robinson, Noblesville High School
Vice-President - Peter Sampson, Whiteland Community High School
Secretary - Tom Cox, Goshen High School
Treasurer - Chris Murray, Zionsville Middle School
- Janis Stockhouse, Bloomington High School North
All-State Advisor - Matt Pivec, Butler University