Artistic involvement

In addition to giving back, the members of the Saguenay Jazz & Blues Festival team share their expertise with professionals in the Quebec artistic community by sitting on various juries and boards of directors and by being members of various networks. Here are some examples:

  • Co-broadcaster with Diffusion Saguenay
  • Member of the Board of Refrain
  • Partner of the Center for Musical Experimentation
  • Côté-Cour partner
  • Board member of the Objectif Scène Network
  • Member of the jury of the Bourse Objectif Scène
  • Rideau member – partner of the Conseil des Arts de Saguenay
  • Partner of the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Symphony Orchestra in its approach to audience development

Place aux Jeunes

Ubisoft Saguenay is proud to support our young musicians.
Young musicians and artists in the making need to be supported, shouldered, encouraged… The various means put in place by the Festival Jazz & Blues de Saguenay 27th edition will be numerous.

Donations and scholarships

The Jazz and Blues Festival is proud to award thousands of dollars each year in scholarships, tickets and donations to local charities and schools in the region, including:

A prize of approximately $1,500 awarded to the recipient of the Bourse Objectif Scène including a performance at the next edition of the festival, the service of professional technicians, room rental, promotion, meals, and accommodation.

A value of approximately $1,500 in tickets given to schools in the region through the Place aux Jeunes and audience development program of the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Symphony Orchestra.

In addition to all this in 2021, a $1000 scholarship + a performance in 2023 to one (one) of the finalists of the festival de la Chanson de Saint-Ambroise.