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Why study at JMI?

98.1% Student Satisfaction

JMI has the highest student satisfaction rating amongst creative arts institutions in Australia (data from qilt.edu.au)

Over 150 paid gigs for students every year

No other institution provides this much paid work and industry experience

Global Connections with Jazz at Lincoln Center

The only institution in Australia with connections to Jazz at Lincoln Center, bringing out jazz artists from USA to work with JMI students

Revolutionary Course Design

JMI has the highest quality music courses endorsed by internationally renowned artists, including multi-Grammy award winner Wynton Marsalis.

Our study options

Accredited Courses

Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance

Diploma of Music in Jazz Performance

Group Classes

Youth Program

Night Classes

Summer Jazz Clinics

School Workshops

1 On 1 Lessons

Private Lessons

JMI Remote

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Upcoming Gigs

Wil Sargisson Trio – 28/03/24

Wil Sargisson Trio – 28/03/24

ABOUT WIL SARGISSON Ex-pat Kiwi pianist Wil Sargisson returns to JMI alongside his jazz amigos Elliott and Mitch. Having been inspired by recent sojourns through the Pacific and a French...

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G & The Chermside Three – 14/03/24

G & The Chermside Three – 14/03/24

Following their recent Jazz in Meanjin release, Graeme Norris and the Chermside Three return to JMI Live on March 14 2024. The performance will showcase compositions by Cedar Walton, Cole...

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Chelle – 07/03/24

Chelle – 07/03/24

Chelle is a creative and curious vocalist who has composed, studied and performed in the heart of Meanjin for the past twelve years. Her natural flair captures a live audience and tells...

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Recent News

Meet alumni Erin Logan

Meet alumni Erin Logan

We were thrilled to recently catch up with JMI alumni Erin Logan who completed JMI's Bachelor program in 2017! Erin has been in the Australian Army Band since 2018 and gave us an update on...

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Audition now for 2024 entry

Audition now for 2024 entry

Find your groove in 2024! Are you ready to start your musical journey to become the best musician you can? Audition now for our Bachelor and Diploma programs in 2024! If you're passionate...

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