Transforming lives through jazz arts education.

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




Join our Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam Festival this Summer
Janny Gonzalez | 24, May

Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam Festival 2023 is back this summer June 10th and 15th, presenting Nora’s Ark, the jazz musical, and Uptown!, A Latin jazz and swing fiesta in Inwood Hill Park

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The 9th Jazz Power Institute for artists and educators will be held to Lehman College this Summer
Janny Gonzalez | 11, May

Jazz Power Institute for artists and educators is back at Lehman College for the 9th year-in-a-row and its FREE! CTLE credits available for NYC educators. Join us July 6th and 7th and learn techniques for teaching jazz across disciplines of music, theater and dance.

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Celebrate with JPI 60 days of memorable jazz encounters!
Janny Gonzalez | 05, May

From Why We Matter at PS4 Duke Ellington School, Voices & Rhythm at Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center and National Jazz Museum in Harlem, Car Free Earth Day in Uptown Manhattan, We Got That Swing in HSA, and 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.