Past Performance Schedule
About the Players
About the Alumni Players
"Jazz & Beyond: Carson City
Music Festival" (2016, 2017, & 2018)
The Millennium Bugs
How to contact us
Jazz Band Association
The Mile High Jazz Band Association formed in 2001 as a nonprofit corporation
to support the MHJB and its subgroup, the Millennium Bugs (jazz combo), promote
live jazz performance in northern Nevada, educate the public about jazz, and
enrich the cultural life of the community.
Member benefits include mailings, discounts on admissions, and
invitations to special events, plus the satisfaction of helping big-band jazz to thrive!
To book the Mile High Jazz Band (big band)
or Millennium Bugs (jazz combo),
Fourth Annual Carson City Open Studios Tour
A Jazz & Beyond Art Event, August 19-21
The 2022 Jazz & Beyond Music and Art Festival this August will include the fourth
annual Carson City Open Studios Tour on Friday, August 19, 12 to 5 p.m., at the Bliss
Mansion and the NAA Gallery, and Saturday and Sunday, August 20 and 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
at multiple studios throughout Carson City.
This admission-free, contemporary cultural event will showcase about 30 local artists,
presenting a wide variety of exceptional visual art and art demonstrations, from painting,
sculpture, and 3D art to jewelry and photography, in about a dozen individual and shared
studio spaces. Some locations will include live music.
A work by each artist selected for the Open Studios Tour will also be exhibited in the
Summer Show at the Nevada Artists Association Gallery, July 30 to September 9. The public is
invited to meet the artists at a reception at the Gallery on Sunday, August 7, from 2 to 4 p.m.
A list of artists with a map of studio locations will be available. For more information
and an application for artists who want to participate, see milehighjazz.com/arttour2022.htm,
or email CCOpenStudio@gmail.com.
The Open Studios Tour art event is presented by the Mile High Jazz Band Association as
part of the 19th annual Jazz & Beyond Music and Art Festival and is supported in part by
grants from the Carson City Cultural Commission, the Nevada Arts Council and the National
Endowment for the Arts, and private donations.
Attached photo: Artist Maggie Stillwell discusses her work with visitors at the 2021
Open Studios Tour.
Click here for application
form. Application must be completed by May 17, 2022.