CHARLESTON, SC – October 18, 2018 – Charleston Jazz and Dockery’s announce the next DINNER + SHOW concert to be held November 15 at the Dockery’s Restaurant and Listening Room on Daniel Island. The concert features two dynamic players, saxophonist Wess ‘Warmdaddy’ Anderson and trumpeter Mark Rapp.
OCTOBER 11, 2018 / DOCKERY’S
CHARLESTON, SC – September 27, 2018 – Charleston Jazz and Dockery’s announce the next DINNER + SHOW concert to be held October 11 at the Dockery’s Restaurant and Listening Room on Daniel Island. The concert will headline three of the most highly acclaimed jazz artists in the Southeast – Tony Monaco, Howard Paul and Robert Lewis.
JUNE 21, 2018 / DOCKERY’S ON DANIEL ISLAND /
PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE CHARLESTON JAZZ ACADEMY
NOVEMBER 15, 2017 / CHARLESTON MUSIC HALL / ON SITE AND LIVE STREAMED
CHARLESTON, SC – November 7, 2017 – Charleston Jazz will host its 2nd Annual Jazz Day for Kids on November 15, 2017 at the Charleston Music Hall. Over 800 elementary school children in grades K – 6th will experience a jazz immersion as they enjoy a full big band concert performed by the Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO). Charleston Jazz is also partnering with Streamable Learning to live stream the concert and a post-concert jazz lecture to Charleston areas schools.
The Charleston Jazz Orchestra Presents “Living for the City: The Music of Stevie Wonder,” on Kiawah Island Golf Resort08.03.17
SATURDAY, AUGUST 13TH FROM 7:30 TO 9:00 P.M. / EAST BEACH CONFERENCE CENTER
CHARLESTON, SC – AUGUST 3, 2017 – The Charleston Jazz Orchestra (CJO) proudly presents its August concert titled “LIVING FOR THE CITY: THE MUSIC OF STEVIE WONDER” featuring one of Charleston’s premier vocalists, Quiana Parler. The concert will be held Saturday, August 13 at the East Beach Conference Center at the Kiawah Island Golf Course at 5480 Sea Forest Drive, Kiawah Island, SC 29455. Showtime begins at 7:30 p.m.READ MORE
New branding signals growth of key programs including the Charleston Jazz Orchestra, Charleston Jazz Festival and the Charleston Jazz Academy
CHARLESTON, SC – April 20, 2017 – For the past 18 months, Jazz Artists of Charleston has been rapidly growing. The launch of a new brand signals the development of an expanded platform of programs that help the organization accomplish its mission:
To grow a local and global community for Jazz through performance, education and outreach while celebrating and preserving Charleston’s rich history in Jazz.
Jazz Artists of Charleston (JAC) is seeking a full-time Director of Education and Outreach to work in a senior leadership role managing all aspects of the organization’s new and expanding youth jazz education initiatives. This new education programming is an important part of JAC’s mission of keeping jazz alive and thriving and to advance the appreciation, understanding, and performance of jazz throughout Charleston.READ MORE
Charleston Jazz Orchestra to perform free concerts for 800 elementary and middle school students. Activities include ribbon cutting ceremony for the new SWING! exhibit at the Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry.
Festival to showcase 20-time Grammy Award winners, top local jazz groups, educators and students.
CHARLESTON, SC – November 7, 2016 – The highly anticipated Charleston Jazz Festival is back for its THIRD year in the Holy City with a star-studded line-up. The annual festival brings together thousands of jazz lovers from across South Carolina to celebrate the Holy City’s rich jazz heritage and thriving jazz scene. The festival will take place January 20 – 22, 2017, with events at multiple locations throughout downtown Charleston, including the Gaillard Center, Sottile Theatre, American Theater, and Barsa Tapas Lounge and Bar.
OCTOBER 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. / LIEBER CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE
CHARLESTON, SC – September 20, 2016 – Jazz Artists of Charleston (JAC) announces a new community service program called JAZZ IN THE JOINT, an innovative project that brings live jazz music to the inmates of jails and prisons throughout South Carolina starting with the Lieber Correctional Institute in Ridgeville, SC.