A multi-disciplinary arts festival that celebrates all musical genres and seeks to strengthen Alaska’s musician community.
Heavy focus on original music by Alaskan composers. In 2021 SJF releases The Alaska REAL BOOK with over 200 charts by AK composers!
How Pick.Click.Give. makes a difference
Come to Spenard Jazz Fest and hear your PFD money at work !
If you Pick Click and Give to Spenard Jazz Fest, you can actually HEAR the results !!!
Spenard Jazz Fest is one of Alaska's best loved musical festivals -
For over 15 years SJF has presented hundreds of events main stage concerts, jams,
workshops, public building take overs and house concerts.
SJF bands and musicians perform outdoors and indoors, live and online.
Our goal is to feature as much great Alaskan music as possible during the first week of June every year -
Our international star headliners
In 2021 SJF released The Alaska REAL BOOK with over 200 musical charts by AK composers!
In 2022 SJF is distributing copies to hundreds of music educators across the state...
Thank you for your great boost of support !
You are giving money to music!!
Together we will making sure that this great festival can continue -
and new generations of Alaskans get to play, write and enjoy great music made in Alaska -