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Latin Jazz Power at Open Streets!

  12.07.2024   JPI   Homepage Posts, News   No comments

Join us for a vibrant community gathering over four dates, featuring incredible free performances and workshops with top-tier musicians. Get ready for electrifying performances by Joel Guzman, Paul Austerlitz, Noah

Youth Auditions Are Open!

  11.07.2024   JPI   Homepage Posts, News   No comments

Audition 5th-12th Graders with your favorite song To receive instruction in voice, acting, and movement and make friends with jazz and in jazz in this award-winning, low-cost program, 22 weeks. 

Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam presents: Ari Roland Quartet “Now’s The Time For Jazz Diplomacy”

Join us for an unforgettable evening as Jazz Power Initiative proudly presents the Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam: Ari Roland Quartet “Now’s The Time For Jazz Diplomacy,” one more stop on

Jazz Power Presents: What Happens To A Dream at MLK Festival

Join us for “What Happens To A Dream” on February 13th 7 PM at Teatro LATEA, devised theatre work by Jazz Power Initiative’s advanced youth ensemble, Zah! Jr. directed by Kena Onyejekwe with musical direction by Eli “Dr. E” Yamin in honor of Black History Month.

Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam: La Madruga (The Dawn) with Yasser Tejeda Band

  29.01.2024   JPI   Calendar Homepage, News   No comments

Admission is free at Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center and doors open at 6:30. Admission is suggested donation $10 at National Jazz Museum in Harlem. Yasser Tejeda is an award-winning Dominican

Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam: Voices & Rhythm

  3.04.2023   JPI   Uncategorized   No comments

Celebrating the African diaspora through rhythms rooted in swing and samba featuring songs by Jon Hendricks, Count Basie, Duke Ellington and various Brazilian composers.

We Got That SWING!!! @ Harlem School of the Arts, April-29th

  2.04.2023   JPI   Homepage Posts   No comments

WE GOT THAT SWING! jazz event brings together some of the most gifted young musicians and singers from across the city in performance with legends.

Holding The Torch For Liberty

  2.04.2023   JPI   Homepage Posts   No comments

Holding The Torch For Liberty Out Now on Bandcamp!

Message From Saturn on Bandcamp

  28.02.2023   JPI   Homepage Posts   No comments

JPI is bringing our music to Bandcamp.

“Scenes from Black Wall Street” with Nikara Warren

  27.02.2023   JPI   Homepage Posts   No comments

In March, Jazz Power Initiative presents Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam: “Scenes from Wall Street” featuring Nikara Warren, vibes and composition and Craig Hill, saxophone with Dr. E and Jazz Power. Black Wall Street is Nikara Warren’s debut album, in which she honors her Black ancestries’ splendor with a joyous celebration of cultures, genres, identities,  and resilience.