GAM Foundation/Jazz SLC

GAM Foundation/Jazz SLC

Music

Website: http://www.jazzslc.com

 801-942-1063

 P.O. Box 9358, Salt Lake City, UT 84109

During the twenty-year concert series, the GAM Foundation, Inc., has produced over 200 concerts featuring over 500 of the world’s finest jazz artists. The Gam Foundation has contributed over one million dollars directly to the music departments of the Middle Schools, High Schools, and Universities participating in GAM’s jazz education out-reach program, sponsored a benefit concert raising funds for scholarships for the University of Utah Music Department’s Jazz Studies Program, sponsored monthly jazz concerts at the Salt Lake Valley Youth Detention Center, produced concerts featuring some of Salt Lake City’s own fine jazz artists, presented Governor’s “Awards of Appreciation” to Dave & Iola Brubeck and to George Shearing and produced a “Tribute to Ray Brown” created by John Clayton.