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Jazz Foundation
Emergency care and meaningful employment for 1,000+ artists each year and 950+ free concerts for students, seniors, and general audiences. A nonprofit 501(c)3.
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JazzTimes Magazine Sep 10
The 27th Annual Jazz Loft Party presented by the will feature performances by , , and more! The night will also honor .
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Jazz Foundation Sep 2
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and comfort to his precious and beloved wife, Fatou, and all of his beloved family, friends, fans, and extended family of musicians. We are grateful for this beautiful soul who lifted us with his goodness, wisdom, and artistic brilliance (2/2). Photo by Udo Salters.
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Jazz Foundation Sep 2
Randy Weston, one of the greatest spiritual warriors and musical healers of our time has left the planet, leaving behind a saddened world that needs his message now more than ever. Everyone at the Jazz Foundation sends love and appreciation to his spirit (1/2)
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Jazz Foundation Sep 1
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Nonprofit Tangent Aug 30
From maraca solos to free concerts Musician's Advocate and Program Manager tells stories about the spectacularly talented and he works with every day.
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Ted Gioia Aug 30
100 years later, New Orleans newspaper retracts 1918 editorial claiming "jazz's musical value is nil."
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Jazz Foundation Aug 18
Saturday morning reading.
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Jazz Foundation Aug 16
RIP Aretha, the Queen of Soul. Respect.
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Jazz Foundation Aug 8
Our emergency outreach in Puerto Rico is continuing thanks to our wonderful supporters,...
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avantgardejazz Aug 7
Important tribute/benefit for jazz legend Sonny Simmons tomorrow (Aug. 8) in New York. Donations possible if outside NY. With Joe McPhee, William Parker, Matthew Shipp, Juma Sultan & more. Organized by &
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Jazz Standard Aug 4
in 1901 was born in , LA. He was a trumpeter, bandleader, singer, soloist, film star and comedian, and considered one of the most influential artists in jazz history. Enjoy this video by : .
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Arts for Art, Inc. Aug 4
Happy 85th birthday Sonny Simmons! Celebrate Sonny at a special tribute concert this Wednesday at the 75 Club, presented with . Lineup / Tix / Donation:
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Ted Gioia Aug 3
You will not find a better photo of Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong.
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Kamama Books Jul 30
We're excited to announce that Hugh Wyatt's spiritual biography of , Sonny Rollins: Meditating on a Riff, will be released on August 15. Pre-order on Amazon: , , ,
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Arts for Art, Inc. Aug 1
Join us and the for a special 85th birthday tribute to Sonny Simmons! All proceeds directly benefit Sonny. August 8, 75 Club at Bogardus Mansion. $30 suggested donation. Lineup / Tix / Donations:
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Jazz Foundation Aug 1
NYC: Join us next Wednesday for an evening celebrating jazz legend SONNY Simmons, featuring William Parker, Jaimie Breezy Branch, Darius Jones and many more! The money raised goes directly to Sonny, and...
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Jazz Foundation Jul 28
Jazz Foundation Gives Down-on-Luck Musicians a Hand Up via
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Jazz Foundation Jul 24
. recently aired a segment on our renowned Monday Night Jam session. You can now watch the full video here:
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Jazz Foundation Jul 21
Bobby Sanabria's West Side Story Reimagined CD is out now! A portion of the proceeds will benefit our efforts in Puerto Rico—creating performance opportunities for the...
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Jimmy Scott Jul 17
🎂🎉 to our beloved Jimmy Scott, who would have been 93 years young today! Treat yourself to the gift of Jimmy performing live at the courtesy of
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