• Venues

    Huston-Tillotson College

    Huston-Tillotson College is the historically Black institution that resulted from the merger of Sam Huston College and Tillotson College. Located in the heart of Black East Austin, Huston-Tillotson is the oldest institution of higher education in Austin (Tillotson Institute, founded in 1881). During the 1940s and 50s, the schools had national reputation for their jazz programs, each with outstanding collegiate jazz big bands.