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Summer Jazz Arts Institute for Educators

Jazz Power Initiative trains artists, educators and executives to teach jazz across disciplines of music, dance, theatre, visual art, writing, history, culture, management, math and science.

Current partners include Lehman College, City University of New York in the Bronx where we present Summer Jazz Arts Institute, a three-day training for teachers and teaching artists, Muse Machine of Dayton, Ohio for whom we design and lead “What Can Jazz Teach Us,” a four-day training for educators, and Jazz at Lincoln Center of New York City for whom we design and lead “Syncopated Leadership,” a hands on training for executives and MBA students.

SJAI-2018 Registration is Open

Summer Jazz Arts Institute 2018 will be held July 11 and 12, 10am-4pm and July 13, 10am-1pm at Lehman College (CUNY), 250 Bedford Park Blvd, Bronx, NY.

For more information and registration, click the link below.

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For graduate credit, register with Lehman College online:

Visiting Student  Non-Degree Student


Participants perform scenes and songs from JPI Musicals as part of the training.

Jazz Power Institute 2018 will be held July 11, 12 and 13 at Lehman College, City University of New York.

More information and registration is available here.

JPI Consulting and Customized Trainings

In addition to the Institute, JPI offers customized trainings and consultancies to organizations using jazz as a creative platform for teaching and learning.

Past and current clients include:
Jazz at Lincoln Center(NY)
Fordham Graduate School of Business(NY)
Muse Machine(OH)
Lionel Hampton International Jazz Festival (ID)
Whole Schools Institute (MS)
Jazz Art Montenegro (Montenegro)
U.S. Department of State