Contributor Courtesies and Giving Levels

$20,000+ / Director's Club

Receive recognition as a supporter of the Artistic Director or the Education Director on stage, on-screen and in the MJF magazine/program and the benefits listed below. Private dinner with the sponsored Director*.

$10,000-19,999 / Jazz Composer

Receive recognition on stage, on-screen and in the magazine/program as a supporter of one of the following:
the Next Generation Jazz Festival or
the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra and Summer Tour or
an Artist’s performance at the Monterey Jazz Festival or
the Artist-In-Residence who participates in multiple MJF events or
the Commissioned Composition for the Monterey Jazz Festival or
the Showcase Artist at the Monterey Jazz Festival or
have an all-star student jazz big band or vocal ensemble perform at your local private event.

Meet the sponsored artist(s)*, access to two reserved seats at a Grounds venue without waiting in line up to 10 minutes before the posted performance time, an MJF Poster signed by the artists, a guided backstage tour during the Festival, The Art of Jazz: Monterey Jazz Festival / 50 Years Limited Edition hardcover book signed by Clint Eastwood (while supplies last), and the benefits listed below

$5,000-9,999 / Jazz Legend

Receive an invitation for two to attend a rehearsal with the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra and the MJF Artist in Residence. The opportunity to attend a rehearsal and meet the musicians in the Monterey County High School All-Star Jazz Big Band or the Monterey County High School Honors Vocal Jazz Ensemble and the benefits listed below

$2,500-4,999 / Lyons Jazz Leader

Receive special thanks from a MJF Next Generation Jazz Orchestra student musician or clinician and an opportunity to meet*, receive a DVD and CD recording of the NGJO performance at MJF, The Art of Jazz: Monterey Jazz Festival / 50 Years Gift Edition hardcover book, and benefits listed below

$1,000-2,499 / Jazz Hall of Fame

Receive special thanks from a MJF student musician in the Monterey County High School All-Star Jazz Big Band or the Monterey County High School Honor Vocal Jazz Ensemble and a chance to meet* plus benefits listed below

$500-999 / Jazz Soloist

Receive a personal note of appreciation from a Summer Jazz Camp student and benefits listed below

$250-499 / Band Leader

Receive recognition in MJF Souvenir Magazine and benefits listed below

$10-249 / Donor

Receive a personal letter of appreciation, special E-mail announcements, advance notice of MJF special events

*Meetings with individuals listed are subject to availability.

For more information on these opportunities to support the future of jazz,
please call 831.373.3366 or email development@montereyjazzfestival.org.