Jazz Gives Back!
The Big Time Jazz Orchestra calls Duluth, Minnesota home and is made up of the finest big band jazz musicians in the northland. BTJO is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and has supported the community through the performance and education of jazz since 1990. The BTJO mission:
- Benefit charitable causes and music programs in Duluth/Superior and the surrounding area through the donation of services and concert proceeds
- Provide educational opportunities for youth through workshops and concert performances
- Perform new and original jazz compositions and arrangements, as well as standard big band repertoire from Jazz masters
- Promote and advocate big band jazz music through concert performances in the northland by premier regional musicians