March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Musicians’ Emergency Fund

Dear JFA Family, The bottom has fallen out of the live music industry. Concerts, tours, and festivals have been canceled. Clubs, bars, and restaurants have closed. Our jazz and blues community is one of the earliest to be hit and one of the least equipped to endure such a disruption. The need is unprecedented but …

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December 3, 2019

Joni Mitchell, Wayne Shorter Saluted by Chaka Khan,...

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September 5, 2019

Love Letters to Sonny

Sonny Rollins has touched our souls and made an indelible mark on the world of jazz and the universal language of music. Using his birthday on September 7 as a perfect excuse, we are inviting the world to tell Sonny how much we love him. Whether it’s a few sentences or even a story, we …

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April 8, 2019

Tony Bennett, Patti Smith, August Green featuring Common...

Tony Bennett, Patti Smith, Common and Bernie Sanders Go Live at the Apollo for ‘Great Night in Harlem’

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September 5, 2018

Remembering The Legendary Randy Weston

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