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JazzArts Charlotte Announces Leadership Change

JazzArts Charlotte is announcing the departure of Artistic Director Ocie Davis, who will leave the organization as full-time Artistic Director at the end of August 2022.

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Jazz Education Network welcomes JazzArts Charlotte CEO Lonnie Davis as 2022-24 President of Board of Directors

Beginning July 1, Lonnie Davis takes on a new role as President of the Board of Directors for the leading jazz organization in the world, the Jazz Education Network.

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JazzArts Charlotte Awarded and Recognized as a Southern Cultural Treasure by South Arts

JazzArts Charlotte is proud to be a recipient and member of South Arts’ inaugural cohort of Southern Cultural Treasures, a multi-year initiative funding 17 BIPOC arts organizations across the Southeastern region with $6 million, in partnership with the Infusion Fund.

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JazzArts Charlotte Music Camp, Francene Marie Show Interview with Lonnie Davis

“If you can play jazz you can really play anything.” The entertaining and informative Francene Marie Show sat down with Lonnie Davis to talk about the importance of jazz, education, and the upcoming JazzArts Music Camp.

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‘Passing on the legacy’: JazzArts Academy keeps Latin jazz alive

“Preserving Latin Jazz! That’s the goal of the free Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble program launched by JazzArts Charlotte this Spring”, announces John Le, covering the program in a recent article by Queen City News.

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