Jazz House Kids Announces CHiCA Power Residency®

Chica Power

A Free All-Girl Instrumental Program For Women’s History Month Jazz House Kids, a Montclair-based nonprofit that has gained a reputation as one of the nation’s preeminent arts education and performance organizations, announces “CHiCA Power,” a special instrumental residency for young female musicians. Held each Sunday afternoon in March from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, the CHiCA […]

Body & Soul

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Four Top NJ Restaurants Cook for Body & Soul – A Night for the Senses with Fine Wine & Cuisine and Soulful Jazz to benefit Jazz House Kids, February 28 Get your tickets here.  Get ready! We’ve amped up our upcoming 7th annual Body & Soul, Jazz House Kids’ must-attend signature fundraising event! Held on […]

Jazz House Kids: Building Harmony in Schools

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Our in-school programs are off to their biggest start ever this fall, serving 23 percent more students than we did last year. Every day, Jazz House Kids helps close the gap in music education in schools, spending more than 1,600 hours annually in underserved communities. Here’s a look at what’s happening in the 2014-15 school […]

Our students are really going places!

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We’re proud that some of our graduates are the first in their families going on to college. We graduated 27 young men and women this year. Several, now attend some of the nation’s top music schools and conservatories, and received significant scholarships totaling over half a million dollars! It’s with great pride we see our […]

New Classes Humming and Strumming Along at the Jazz House


We really LOVE having our kids back at the Jazz House! With the start of fall classes, nearly every night of the week all three studios are buzzing with the sounds of enthusiastic students and beautiful music. Students of all abilities with instruments of every size make the Jazz House a vibrant, joyful, musical community […]