Transforming lives through jazz arts education.

In 2017-2018, Jazz Power Initiative brought jazz traditions, creativity and diversity to:




Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam Fall season is in full swing now at two Uptown Manhattan locations
Janny Gonzalez | 29, September

Jazz Power Initiative resumes our acclaimed Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam series in October presenting a “Brass Extravaganza,” with renowned tuba player and band leader Bob Stewart, and trumpeters James Zollar and Kevin Blancq, joined by brass players from the LaGuardia High School For the Performing Arts Jazz Band.

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Register NOW for our FREE special fall auditions!
Janny Gonzalez | 25, August

Auditions are open to participate in our Jazz Power Youth Training Workshop, an 8-week hands-on transformative jazz arts experience…

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Jazz Power Initiative receives grant by the National Endowment for the Arts
Janny Gonzalez | 29, July

Jazz Power Initiative has been approved for a $25,000 Grant for Arts Projects award from the National Endowment for the Arts to support our Jazz Power youth music education program in FY23. Learn more…

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

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

Jazz Power Educators
Equipping teachers and teaching artists with the skills and confidence to employ Jazz Power Tools to help students make deeper learning connections across all subject areas.

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