News Room


NEWS ROOM

Welcome to the JAZZ HOUSE KiDS News Room, a resource for members of the news media. Below, please find the latest news, press releases, images, media guidelines, and information about how to get in touch with members of the Public Relations team.

Weekly Newsletter

Introducing our new e-newsletter, “JAZZ HOUSE KiDS on the Sunny Side of the Street.” Here we’ll highlight some of the ways we’ve adjusted to remote learning, our amazing students and faculty and all the special programming we have planned, both online and, looking forward in the calendar, when we can all get together and play music.

Stay healthy and keep on swinging!

PRESS RELEASES

Looking for information about a events, education program, or JAZZ HOUSE KiDS announcement? Brows through our press releases by date.

IMPORTANT MESSAGES

Find and read important messages from JAZZ HOUSE KiDS about current events that may affect our students, events and community.

ARCHIVE

Browse the JAZZ HOUSE KiDS archives and find articles on past events, concerts, educational programs and community work.

2018-2019 JAZZ HOUSE KiDS Annual Impact Report

Review the annual impact report to see how our programs provide for the community, along with a message from JAZZ HOUSE KiDS president Melissa Walker.

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FROM THE [home desk] OF OUR PRESiDENT & FOUNDER Dear friends and families, I send my grateful thanks to the many friends, fans and supporters of the JAZZ HOUSE who so generously helped us close out the most devastating year of our lifetime with gifts......

Details At-A-Glance  On-site location, Montclair NJ Full Time, exempt position 4-Year degree required, master’s degree preferred For priority consideration, please submit your application by January 28, 2021 We are currently working remotely, due to COVID-19, and will reevaluate in-office and on-site programming in the spring.......

JAZZ HOUSE KiDS is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as......

FROM THE [home desk] OF OUR PRESiDENT & FOUNDER Dear friends and families, We’re in the home stretch! With a little more than three weeks left in 2020, I’m sure like many of you, I can’t wait to rip out (and rip up) this calendar......

FROM THE [home desk] OF OUR PRESiDENT & FOUNDER Dear friends and families, This Thanksgiving, I reflect upon the spirit of GRATITUDE, a gorgeous word that holds so much meaning. At the JAZZ HOUSE, I am thankful every day for our small but mighty creative......

Development Internship Learn how an arts organization fundraises through donors, grants and sponsorships. Engage in donor management systems and protocols. Key Duties: Donor Research and Analysis Special Projects Must have excellent writing and communication skills. Must have interest in Arts Education The position requires a......

JAZZ BY STARLIGHT: A Magical Weekend of Music It was just what the doctor ordered — two perfect fall weather evenings, a picturesque backyard setting, and the best seat in town for world-class jazz! We really missed listening to live music together! On Friday, our......

Night 2 of Jazz By Starlight features CHRISTIAN McBRIDE, BILL CHARLAP + JAZZMEIA HORN Jazz by Starlight, a JAZZ HOUSE KiDS benefit concert, features Christian McBride, Bill Charlap, and Jazzmeia Horn on night two.  When the COVID-19 shutdowns began, JAZZ HOUSE KiDS quickly pivoted to......

Jazz By Starlight Features Christian McBride, Jeff  ‘Tain” Watts, Christian Sands + Ravi Coltrane Jazz By Starlight features Christian McBride, Jeff  ‘Tain” Watts, Christian Sands + Ravi Coltrane on night one of the JAZZ HOUSE KiDS benefit event. When the COVID-19 shutdowns began, JAZZ HOUSE......

FROM THE [home desk] OF OUR PRESiDENT & FOUNDER Dear friends and families, Welcome to On the Sunny Side of the Street! This is our e-newsletter where we take a look at what we’ve been doing to help our community stay connected, creative and swinging......

JAZZ HOUSE KiDS Hang @ Home Series, presents the BEST of MONTCLAIR JAZZ FESTIVAL, a virtual Watch Party featuring the iconic original performances of fan-favorite sets from the archives. Curated by Artistic Director CHRISTIAN McBRIDE and Executive Producer MELISSA WALKER, for three nights, 3+ hours......

FRIDAY! SATURDAY! SUNDAY! BEST OF THE MONTCLAIR JAZZ FESTIVAL! JOiN US THiS WEEKEND! For the past 10 years, the MONTCLAIR JAZZ FESTIVAL, produced by JAZZ HOUSE KiDS has been THE highlight on the August music calendar. New York City region’s largest jazz festival, last year......