Transforming lives through jazz arts education.

Jazz Power Initiative has brought jazz traditions, creativity and diversity to:

3300

Youth

685

Educators

120

Seniors

125

Performances

41000

Live Audience

EDUCATION, NEWS & PERFORMANCES

Jazz Power Initiative Celebrates 100 Years of “Bird” with Intergenerational Jazz Jam co-hosted by saxophonist Knoel Scott and pianist Eli Yamin
Janny Gonzalez | 31, January

Our newest Jam will be held on Sunday, February 9th, 2020 from 2-5pm with a celebration of 100 years of Charlie “Yardbird” Parker, in honor of the centennial year of his birth.

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LAST CHANCE Registration Open for 2020 Jazz Power Youth Master Classes
Janny Gonzalez | 03, December

Students who successfully complete at least one Jazz Power Master Class are eligible to apply for a full scholarship for 12-week Jazz Power Youth training program…

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Educators and Artists enriched their jazz tools in our Jazz Power Institute 2019
Janny Gonzalez | 14, August

This year’s Jazz Power Institute was full of great energy and creativity. In our two days at Lehman College in the Bronx, we covered Jazz History, methods for teaching Jazz, Swing, Blues, Jazz dance, healthy singing, songwriting, Improvisation, and so much more…

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INITIATIVES

Jazz Power Youth
Training youth in singing, dance and theatre in diverse and culturally aware environments, to cultivate courage, curiosity and compassion.

Jazz Power Community
Engaging, inspiring and empowering diverse communities through performance and education in jazz music, dance and theatre.

Jazz Power Musicals
Creating and commissioning original jazz musicals based on socially relevant stories that unite and inspire audiences through jazz arts.

Jazz Power Pro
Professional consulting practice offering experiential training to educators and business leaders.