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Welcome to the home of the Bix Beiderbecke Jazz Society! Based in Davenport, IA, Bix Beiderbecke Jazz Society exists to perpetuate the music and memory of Leon ‘Bix’ Beiderbecke and music of the Traditional Jazz Era.

Bix Jazz is BACK! 🎉 Stellar lineup of nationally acclaimed top talent jazz bands. It’s a 3-day party you won’t want to miss 🥂💃🏻🎶 BIX LIVES!

Additional events at Jim’s Knoxville Tap, Putnam Museum, and Celebration Belle Riverboat. More details to come — stay tuned 🎶😃

Bix Jazz Festival


Each year it’s our chance to pay for operating expenses. Your donation can be used to sponsor the Bix Youth Jazz Band and Director, provide music scholarships, promote traditional Jazz era music, and Bix history. We greatly appreciate anything you care to give, via PayPal or credit card or call us if you don’t want to put out your card number over the internet. The Bix Jazz Society greatly appreciates your support during this time. Because of you, Bix Lives!

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The mission of the Bix Beiderbecke Jazz Society is to perpetuate the music and memory of Leon "Bix" Beiderbecke through an annual jazz festival, jazz education programs, and the preservation of traditional jazz.

Keeping the Music - and Memory - of a Jazz Legend Alive