DC Jazz Festival Announces Jazz in the ‘Hoods Schedule

May 17, 2017

The DC Jazz Festival has announced the schedule for Jazz in the ‘Hoods Presented by Events DC, a jazz series that unites all four quadrants and eight Wards of Washington, DC with jazz music.

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Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute Announces NYO Jazz Program

Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute (WMI) has announced that it will launch NYO Jazz, a four-week intensive summer program for young American jazz instrumentalists (ages 16-19), in the summer of 2018.

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Omega Institute Announces Bobby McFerrin Circlesongs Workshop

Omega Institute has announced a weeklong workshop with Bobby McFerrin that teaches the improvisational singing technique called Circlesongs.

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2017 DCJazzPrix Finalists announced

The DC Jazz Festival has announced the three 2017 DCJazzPrix finalists, who will perform on June 15 at the University of the District of Columbia Theatre for the Arts as a part of the second annual DC Jazz Festival.

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April 25th Named “Ella Fitzgerald Day” in NYC

May 4, 2017

Verve Label Group, in partnership with the Mayor’s office, celebrated Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th birthday on April 25th at the historic Rainbow Room in Manhattan.

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Broder Selected as Inaugural Eastman/ArtistShare New Artist

The University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music and ArtistShare have announced that Owen Broder, Eastman alumnus and saxophonist/clarinetist/composer, has been selected as the first Eastman/ArtistShare new artist.

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2017 JJA Jazz Awards Nominations Announced

The Jazz Journalists Association has announced the nominees for the 2017 JJA Jazz Awards.

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Elmhurst College Celebrates 50th Annual Jazz Festival

Elmhurst College celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the school’s annual jazz festival this February 23-26.

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May Named National Chamber Music Month

May 2017 marks the sixth annual National Chamber Music Month (NCMM), powered by Chamber Music America.

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2017 Highlights in Jazz ends May 4 with The Joe Bushkin Centennial

April 19, 2017

Jack Kleinsinger’s Highlights In Jazz, New York’s longest running jazz concert series, has announced that it will conclude its 45th season on Thursday, May 4 at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center with The Joe Bushkin Centennial concert.

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