• WBGO to Launch Fund Drive with proceeds benefiting The Jazz Foundation

    CONTRIBUTE NOW Newark, NJ, Thursday, March , 2021 – Public radio station, WBGO will kick-off their annual Winter Fund Drive, to support music and programming, on March 23rd with a performance from Emmet Cohen, live from his living room at 7pm. The theme of our fund drive is “We’re In This Together.” We are all a [...] More
  • The Seven Tones Project Presents “Lush Life”

    The Seven Tones Project Presents LUSH LIFE | Short Film To Benefit The Jazz Foundations’ Musicians’ Emergency Fund Performed by Linnea Monson and Kris Monson Film by Quin Matthews March 12, 2021: Nearly a year to the date that the pandemic was declared in the United States, bassist Kris Monson (NYC), vocalist Linnea Monson (Madrid, [...] More
  • Deborah Silver and Dennis Lambert Give Back To JFA and The Actors Fund With The “Covid-19 Blues”

    PURCHASE SONG Boca Raton, FL, March 8, 2021 -- Deborah Silver, the Billboard chart topping Jazz vocalist and philanthropist wanted to make a difference. After surviving her own battle withCOVID-19 and in quarantine for 58 days recuperating, Deborah decided she wanted to so help many in the arts including performers and those who work at the performing [...] More
  • With No Parade This Year, New Orleans Is Festooned With Mardi Gras ‘House Floats’

    The Krewe du Jazz:  A Celebration of Life and Music This house float was started to celebrate the lives and music of jazz and blues musicians who we have loved and lost throughout this past year. The Krewe du Jazz house float is sponsored by one of Jazz Foundation of America’s board members, in hopes [...] More
  • STEINWAY’S JAZZ PIANO VIRTUAL CONCERT

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLFOj67Vmng&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=Steinway%26Sons EIGHT x 88 Thursday February 4, 2021 | Virtual Concert starting at 8:00 PM EST Organizer: Steinway + Jazz Foundation - EIGHT x 88 Renowned Jazz Pianists Perform Gratis to Support Fellow Musicians Through JFA’s COVID-19 Musicians’ Emergency Fund January 28, 2021 — New York, NY — Eight acclaimed jazz pianists — Kris Davis, [...] More
  • “We’re Going Down to the Mardi Gras”

    Henry Turner Jr.’s Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Festival  January 2nd - February 16, 2021 | Music, Mardi Gras Indians & Reverie Organizer: Henry Turner Jr The Making of “We’re Going Down to the Mardi Gras” Documentary Feature Film World Premiere on Play2Fund.com January 2 at 8:00am (EST) Running through February 16, 2021 The Making of [...] More
  • Dec. 10, All-Star Livestream “Bird Calls” Tribute to Charlie Parker, Fundraiser for COVID-19 Relief

    JFA Presents: BIRD CALLS a Tribute to Charlie Parker Thursday December 10, 2020 | Livestream starting at 8:00PM EST Proceeds Support the JFA’s COVID-19 Musicians’ Emergency Fund In just FOUR DAYS, the Jazz Foundation of America will present “BIRD CALLS,” a livestream concert/fundraiser, celebrating the centennial of saxophonist, composer, and legendary musical innovator Charlie “Yardbird” Parker. Set Reminder NOW December 10, 2020 [...] More
  • Charity Buzz “Charlie Parker” Herman Leonard Photograph for Auction

    Jazz Foundation & Charity Buzz Auction Charlie Parker Photo By Iconic Jazz Photographer, Herman Leonard Monday, December 7, 2020 | Auction Open: Monday, 12/7 – Auction Close: Wednesday, 12/16) In tandem with the airing of BIRD CALLS: A Loving Tribute to Charlie Parker, virtual concert (Thurs, 12/10 @ 8p ET via Fans.Live/BirdCalls) to benefit the [...] More
  • 32 Bar Blues Partners with the Jazz Foundation

    32 Bar Blues Jazz Foundation T-Shirt On Sale Now. Proceeds Benefit the JFA. Free Shipping with Promo Code | JFASHIRT “Jazz music is the power of now,” as Wynton Marsalis once said. For men’s clothing company 32 Bar Blues, jazz is the inspiration for the brand – and the power behind an exciting new partnership [...] More
  • BURNING AMBULANCE LAUNCHES NEW INITIATIVE

    Site Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary With Exclusive Compilation; Announces Record Label To Launch In 2021| November 2020 Burning Ambulance, the arts and culture zine and website founded in 2010 by journalist Philip Freeman and artist I.A. Freeman, has grown over the last decade from a small print zine to a website and, beginning in 2017, [...] More
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