Young Friends of Jazz St. Louis is a growing group of dynamic young professionals, 45 and under, who act as ambassadors for Jazz St. Louis and are passionate about engaging in and promoting the arts in our community. Learn more about the Young Friends program benefits and subscription series below.


The Young Friends subscription series is hand-picked by current members and features an eclectic mix of the world-class performers who come to Jazz St. Louis.  For only $150, a Young Friends subscription includes the following benefits:

  • 6 hand-curated shows PLUS $5 OFF select performance tickets throughout the year
  • Drink and food specials at Young Friends social events
  • Invitations to private Young Friends gatherings at Jazz St. Louis
  • Special “Meet the Artist” sessions at select shows
  • Opportunities for networking, volunteering, and supporting Jazz St. Louis activities

Other Activities and Events include:

  • Brunch & Brass, a fun and family-friendly event, which includes lively entertainment and a fabulous brunch menu from The Ferring Jazz Bistro kitchen
  • Drinks & Jazz, which happens before every Young Friends Show in Nancy’s lounge and includes drink and appetizer specials, as well as an opportunity to meet the performing artist at select shows.

We are currently planning our season for 2020/21, so check back soon!

*We are currently accepting applications for the Young Friends Advisory Board. To apply please download this application and email completed forms to [email protected].


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Jazz St. Louis is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to lead our community in advancing the uniquely American art of jazz through live performance, education and community engagement.

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