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2019 marks the 10th year of service to the Charlotte community for JazzArts Charlotte, formerly Jazz Arts Initiative. We are proud to continue our work as the premiere jazz organization in Charlotte with our focus on community enrichment through quality music education, live performances, and musician support.

In the past decade JazzArts Charlotte has grown into one of Charlotte’s most celebrated non-profit arts and education institutions. Our goal is to continue to serve this treasured community for many years to come.

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Jan 27

The SET featuring saxophonist Shane Wheeler

Tune in January 27 for the SET with Shane Wheeler's progressive jazz originals, a streaming premiere from the Neighborhood Theater.

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Feb 18 - 19

Milton Suggs sings the Great Jazz Composers

The JAZZ ROOM February 18 & 19 welcomes evocative baritone Milton Suggs, who gives vocal life and lyrics to jazz’s classic instrumentalists, including Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan, Roy Hargrove, Bennie Golson, Clifford Brown and more.

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Feb 24

The SET featuring award-winning trombonist Mitch Butler

Tune in February 24 for the SET with Raleigh-native saxophonist Mitch Butler, a streaming premiere from the Neighborhood Theater.

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Mar 17 - 19


An all-female congregation of world-class instrumentalists brings the swing for a three-day JAZZ ROOM residency, in celebration of Women’s History Month.

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Artist Stories

Behind the Lens: Photographers of the JAZZ ROOM

Meet a few of the folks that help us document moments of jazz in photo.
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JazzArts Charlotte Announces New FREE Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble

JazzArts Charlotte announces a FREE Latin Jazz Ensemble taught by notable local Latin Jazz musicians and educators, open to student musicians.
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