13th Annual Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival and Gatsby Gala

March 28, 2019
6:00 pm to March 30 - 10:00 pm

About this event

Mississippi State University Libraries' Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival and the Gatsby Gala are returning for the 13th consecutive year to the Starkville campus! During the popular three-day event, world-renowned artists and entertainers will share their insight and love of ragtime and jazz music during seminars and live performances. Portions of the festival are held in Mitchell Memorial Library's fourth-floor Charles H. Templeton Sr. Music Museum, which showcases a collection of more than 22,000 pieces of sheet music, 200 self-playing musical instruments, 15,000 recordings and unique musical memorabilia from the 1880s-1930s. Click the link below for complete details on the festival.


Mitchell Memorial Library/McComas Hall Auditorium
Free for MSU students
Primary Sponsoring Organization
MSU Libraries
Contact Name
Lynda Graham
Contact Phone