Wednesday, July 13, 2016

USA: Jazz Connect Conference Returns to New York City in January

Jazz Connect Conference Convenes On
January 5-6, 2017 at Saint Peter’s Church

Dee Dee Bridgewater and Jimmy Greene

The Jazz Connect Conference, presented by JazzTimes & the Jazz Forward Coalition, returns to New York City on January 5-6, 2017.  The conference, which brings together the jazz community for a series of panels, workshops and special events, will again be held at Saint Peter’s Church at 54th Street & Lexington Avenue.  The 2017 Jazz Connect Conference, with a theme of The Family of Jazz, will again feed into both the APAP conference and Winter Jazzfest. This past year’s conference was attended by over 800 industry professionals and artists (a 20% increase from the previous year) and it featured a keynote address by Dee Dee Bridgewater, recently named a NEA Jazz Master.

Registration is only $95 at the Super Early Bird Rate until July 15.  Register

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A complete schedule will be announced in the coming weeks