Jazz Institute of Chicago

New Jersey Jazz Society

Celebrating its 27th year in 2000, the New Jersey Jazz Society is dedicated to the performance, promotion and preservation of jazz. Among the many business items on the agenda are staging concerts, awarding scholarships to deserving New Jersey college jazz studies students, conducting the Generations of Jazz programs in local school systems, and inducting pioneers and legends of jazz into the American Jazz Hall of Fame. The Society publishes a monthly magazine, Jersey Jazz, which contains feature articles, photos, music calendars, concert reviews, and Society information, and is free with membership. The 25th Anniversary edition of Jersey Jazz traces the remarkable history of the Society and is available for $5.00.