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 June 19 - 24, 2022

Noe Marmolejo, Director

Students take classes in improvisation, theory and history, and participate in sectionals, instrument-based masterclasses and ensemble rehearsals. Led by University of Houston faculty and top Houston-area jazz musicians and educators, the institute culminates in a final concert. 

Age Limit

  • High school aged students entering 10th grade - college freshmen. 

Application Requirements

Completed application with non-refundable $40 application fee (payable by credit card through Acceptd) due by May 20, 2022.


Fees (all fees are non-refundable)

  • Application fee: $40 (due with completed application by May 20, 2022, payable by credit card only, through Acceptd)
  • Registration: $350 (due upon acceptance no later than June 15, payable by credit card only through Acceptd, limited scholarships available)


All activities take place at UH Moores School of Music
  • Orientation/Part Auditions: Sunday, June 19, 1 – 4 p.m.
  • Daily Schedule: Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (NOTE: participants must bring own lunch Monday - Thursday. A BBQ lunch will be provided on June 24).
  • Final Institute Concert: Friday, June 24, 7 p.m., Moores Opera House



For program information, contact Institute Director Noe Marmolejo: Phone 713-743-3191 or email:njmarmol@central.uh.edu

For administrative inquiries, contact the TMF Office: phone 713-743-3167 or email: tmf@uh.edu


*The health and safety of all TMF students, faculty, and on-campus guests are our primary concern. We will monitor the evolution of the Covid-19 pandemic, following all university, city, and state guidelines.

University Visitor Protocols may be found HERE.