The Association of Performing Arts Presenters features jazzits leaders, masters and musicat annual performing arts industry conference in New York City.
Building Jazz CultureTaking Action
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Frederick P. Rose Hall, Rehearsal Room, 5th Floor
New York, NY
Tue, January 10, 2012
2 PM-4 PM
About the event
So where do we go from here? This town hall forum will take the top-level concepts from each of prior JazzConnect sessions for a dynamic culmination to create an action agenda for 2012. What are the elements necessary and the obstacles to overcome to develop a vibrant jazz culture? What are the effective advocacy tools to enhance and build jazz's image? What other industries can help grow our cultural footprint? Come join the discussion!
Moderator: Peter Gordon, Music Industry Leader, JazzForward Coalition Co-Founder, will lead this closing session with moderators from earlier JazzConnect offerings.
About the Association of Performing Arts Presenters
The Association of Performing Arts Presenters, based in Washington, D.C., is the national service and advocacy organization dedicated to developing and supporting a robust performing arts presenting field and the professionals who work within it. Our 1,400 national and international members represent leading performing arts centers, municipal and university performance facilities, nonprofit performing arts centers, culturally specific organizations, foreign governments, as well as artist agencies, managers, touring companies, and national consulting practices that serve the field, and a growing roster of self-presenting artists. As a leader in the field, APAP works to effect change through advocacy, professional development, resource sharing and civic engagement. APAP is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization governed by a volunteer board of directors and led by President & CEO Mario Garcia Durham. In addition to presenting the annual APAP|NYC conferencethe world's leading forum and marketplace for the performing arts (January 6-10, 2012)APAP continues to be the industry's leading resource, knowledge and networking destination for the advancement of performing arts presenting.