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THE SET: September 23 8pm ET

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Conversations with Curtis

October 5th: the impact of Billie Holiday

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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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Sep 23

The Set featuring Menastree

Tune in September 23, for the SET with Menastree, a streaming premiere from the Neighborhood Theater.

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Sep 27 - Oct 18

The Life of “Bird” Exploring Charlie Parker with Dr. Kelsey Klotz

Explore the music and life of Charlie Parker in this 4-week Jazz Appreciation Workshop: The Life of "Bird" with Dr. Kelsey Klotz, beginning September 27.

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Oct 5

Conversations with Curtis: The Impact of Billie Holiday

Join vocalist Melissa Morgan and Harlem to discuss the impact of Billie Holiday, on Conversations with Curtis, October 5th.

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Oct 15 - 16

Melissa Morgan sings Billie Holiday

October 15 & 16, the JAZZ ROOM opens Season 15 with a tribute to Billie Holiday performed by NY vocalist Melissa Morgan.

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JazzArts Charlotte is thrilled to again welcome fall with Season 15 of its highly acclaimed monthly series, The JAZZ ROOM @ The Stage Door Theater.
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