Department of Music Linda Berry Stein College of Fine Arts & Humanities


Kirby Shaw and the RiverTones



The Linda Berry Stein College of Fine Arts & Humanities presents the inaugural Vocal Jazz Choral Festival with world-renowned guest conductor Dr. Kirby Shaw. The RiverTones and choirs from across Florida close the festival with performances of vocal jazz, contemporary a cappella and popular song. Interested in having your choir participate? Dina Barone, Director of The RiverTones at


Saturday, November 5 at 7:30 PM


JU Vocal Jazz Choir Festival Registration

Heads House of Music:

Friday, Nov 4th & Saturday, Nov 5th - With Clinician, Kirby Shaw

Friday from 10 AM - 7:30 PM with 9 AM - 11 AM Individual College Audition Opportunity!

  • 10 AM - 11 AM check in
  • 11 AM - 7:30PM Mass Choir Rehearsals, Individual Choir Clinics & Speciality Clinics 

Saturday from 9:30 AM - festival concert @ 7:30 PM

  • 9:30 AM check in, Mass Choir Rehearsals, Individual Choir Clinics & Speciality Clinics through out the day


Register Now


Jacksonville University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).


The Music Department at Jacksonville University fosters a community of engaged performers, pedagogues and entrepreneurs within the framework of the liberal arts setting. Our students and faculty are critical thinkers, collaborative artists and community ambassadors. We prepare our students (pre-professionals) for life long success in the evolving field of music in the 21st Century.


The Music Division at Jacksonville University will be a leading music program among its peer institutions distinguished by the depth and breadth of its innovative programs.


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