The Official Website of The Brubeck Institute
Welcome to The Brubeck Institute, established in honor of legendary jazz pioneer Dave Brubeck '42, and his wife and fellow University of the Pacific alum, Iola Brubeck '45.
Established in 2000, the Brubeck Institute is home to one of the foremost jazz programs in the world, with signature offerings including the Brubeck Institute Jazz Fellowship and the Brubeck Institute Summer Jazz Colony. The Institute is also home to the Brubeck Collection, one of the largest comprehensive collections from a contemporary musician, and an invaluable resource for scholarship and research.
News and Announcements
Brubeck Fellows will travel to Paraguay to help build a home for a young couple and their child, and play two concerts.
The annual festival will feature two of the top names in jazz: singer and songwriter René Marie and violinist Regina Carter, along with talented regional jazz musicians.
2017 Brubeck Festival Lineup
Some of the top high school musicians learn from professional jazz musicians in the highly competitive jazz colony, which includes free nightly concerts open to the public