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Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam featuring jazz artist, ambassador and contact tracer Chris Byars
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 08, February

New York City, February 8, 2021 – Jazz Power Initiative (JPI), a not-for-profit organization, continues its 2021 season of INTERGENERATIONAL JAZZ POWER JAM on Sunday, February 14th, 2021 at 3 PM EST on Facebook Live and YouTube in collaboration with The National Jazz Museum in Harlem.

Intergenerational Jazz Power Jam Launches New 2021 Season
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 28, December

We are excited to announce the return of INTERGENERATIONAL JAZZ POWER JAM, our monthly performance series featuring veteran artists interacting with audiences and artists of all ages in our community.

Zah! Jazz Power Youth has a message for you!
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 21, December

Making this video filled our hearts with gratitude for the power of adaptability. Adapting to new situations by using new tools and strategies has enabled us to continue to carry out the mission of Jazz Power Initiative, to transform lives through jazz arts education and performance, during this challenging time.

Holiday Message From Managing and Artistic Director, Eli Yamin
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 15, December

As so many in our community continue to confront crisis related to loss of health, work and income; increased isolation and depression; Jazz Power Initiative continues to grow and change to serve students, artists, educators, seniors and others where they are — at home.

Register now for Jazz Power Youth Open Studio Class
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 22, December

Students will get a taste of Jazz Power Initiative’s multidisciplinary approach to jazz education through singing, dancing, acting and jazz cultural immersion. Led by Senior Jazz Power teachers Eli Yamin, Antoinette Montague (music) and Mickey Davidson (dance/theatre).

Thanksgiving message from Director of Business Affairs, Janny Gonzalez
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 28, November

Despite the challenges of this pandemic year, we are grateful for the new skills we have acquired bringing Jazz Power Initiative’s Youth Education and Community Programs online.

Your Week at JPI: Ray Charles
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 07, October

This week we celebrate the accomplishments and impact Ray Charles has made in the the world.

Your Week at JPI: John Coltrane
Janny Gonzalez | 06, October

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We still have so much left to do, and welcome YOUR help…
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 14, July

What is Jazz Power?
Jazz Power is youth education and community programs. Jazz Power is students, teaching artists, educators and performers of all kinds working together.

Your generosity can have a major IMPACT!!!
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 03, July

During this challenging time of the COVID-19 pandemic over the past few months, your support is having a very special impact now. Learn how…

Are You Signed Up for Jazz Power On Summer Institute?
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 24, June

This is a moment of intensive learning, examining and clarifying for so many of us. All of us – parents, teachers and artists in particular – understand our unique positions as facilitators. Despite the onslaught of profound upheaval, we face and embrace our evolving roles as navigators to those who look to us for guidance.

Eli Yamin: Solo Piano concert
Jonathan Hernandez-Jimenez | 28, October

In partial fulfillment of the requirements of the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at Stony Brook University, Eli Yamin presents: