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7 Virtual Jazz Club's Contest - 4th Edition Applications for 2019 are now open - Deadline November 15th

7 Virtual Jazz Club's Contest - 4th Edition Applications for 2019 are now open - Deadline November 15th

The 7 Virtual Jazz Club continues its worldwide search for emerging and under recognized creative musicians of all ages and backgrounds. To enter the contest, soloists and groups pay a small registration fee and submit a video (maximum seven minutes) of their performance. Entries will be judged by a panel of international jazz experts, comprised of some of the most respected journalists, musicians and educators in the field. REGISTER NOW Prizes & Awards Amateurs & Pros Category Jury ...

All About Jazz Top 10 Tracks: August 2019

All About Jazz Top 10 Tracks: August 2019

All About Jazz features a free song every day spanning all genres of jazz, and of the 30 tracks featured in August, these ten represent our personal favorites. We also included the top ten reader favorites as indicated by total listens. Musicians and record labels can submit full length MP3s for consideration here. Enjoy! EDITOR'S PICKS Martino's Waltz Wayne Wilkinson From: Proceed To Route 5:18 Roots and Wings Ralph Hepola ...

Chris Barber Retires After 65 Years As A Top Bandleader And Pioneer Of Blues In Britain

Chris Barber Retires After  65 Years As A  Top Bandleader And Pioneer Of Blues In Britain

Trombonist/bandleader Chris Barber has announced his permanent retirement from full-time music after leading his internationally popular band since 1954. His original small group initially played in jazz clubs but by the late 50s became an attraction in large concert halls throughout the UK and Europe. Chris Barber’s Jazz Band first toured the USA in 1959 after having a million-selling hit with “Petite Fleur" that year, featuring clarinetist Monty Sunshine. Barber’s passion for Afro-American music brought many American blues and gospel ...

How To Create or Update Your All About Jazz Musician Page

How To Create or Update Your All About Jazz Musician Page

Home to over 109,000 musician pages and representing the largest database of its kind on the internet, All About Jazz is uniquely positioned to support jazz professionals worldwide. In an effort to help our musician community maximize the benefits of our growing platform, we've published a how-to guide outlining our various services. The document below explains how to establish a presence at All About Jazz by claiming & updating a musician page or creating one from scratch. A musician page ...

All About Jazz's Nifty New Look

All About Jazz's Nifty New Look

Looking good! Call it nifty, call it splashy, call it bold or sassy—the revamped All About Jazz homepage more effectively illustrates the impressive depth and breadth of our coverage. We've moved much of our content to the foreground putting everything our readers value most at their fingertips. Our quest for the perfect design continues and this time we feel we struck the right balance between form and function—heck, we even included some handy scrolling and randomizing features. We dare you ...

National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2020 NEA Jazz Masters

National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2020 NEA Jazz Masters

Today the National Endowment for the Arts announced the four newest recipients of the nation’s highest honor in jazz. Innovative jazz musicians Bobby McFerrin, Roscoe Mitchell, and Reggie Workman, as well as Dorthaan Kirk—who is receiving the A.B. Spellman NEA Jazz Masters Fellowship for Jazz Advocacy—are the 2020 recipients of NEA Jazz Masters Fellowships. They will be celebrated at a tribute concert on April 2, 2020, at the SFJAZZ Center in jny: San Francisco, California, in collaboration with SFJAZZ. Acting ...

Spotlight your club at Jazz Near You with the Premium Venue Page Promotional Service

Spotlight your club at Jazz Near You with the Premium Venue Page Promotional Service

Similar to our premium musician page service where we greatly raise the awareness of a musician through a highly stylized page that is actively promoted at All About Jazz, it's counterpart—premium venue page service, delivers similar features and results but at Jazz Near You. A premium venue page is a custom-designed promotional solution to build brand awareness and sell tickets by promoting a venue across Jazz Near You while granting venues complete control over their pages, their events, and where ...

All About Jazz Improves Video of the Day promotional service—Take advantage of our 50% off sale

All About Jazz Improves Video of the Day promotional service—Take advantage of our 50% off sale

All About Jazz has improved its video of the day service and is offering a 50% off sale (normally $100). Customers can purchase up to seven videos at a time. Improvements include: Prominent placement on the All About Jazz home page A new Video of the Day landing page designed to generate more video views Placement on the All About Jazz article center page and review center page. Improved navigation between the Track of the Day landing page and the ...

Adorn Your Venue with the 2019 All About Jazz Readers Poll Top Venue decal

Adorn Your Venue with the 2019 All About Jazz Readers Poll Top Venue decal

We encourage the winners of the 2019 Top Venues Poll to print a decal of their award then place it in the window of their establishment. Similar to a Trip Advisor or Yelp decal, you can adorn the entrance to your venue with your All About Jazz 2019 award and impress your patrons as they enter your building. Check out what the Kozlov Club in Moscow did (see below). Flawless execution! :-) Print your decal in three simple steps: Download ...

Watch the 2019 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert from the Kennedy Center at All About Jazz or Jazz Near You!

Watch the 2019 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert from the Kennedy Center at All About Jazz or Jazz Near You!

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will honor the 2019 NEA Jazz Masters at a tribute concert held in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, hosted by Jason Moran. The concert will also be available via a live webcast at both All About Jazz and Jazz Near You. On Monday, April 15, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. ET, All About Jazz will present, in its entirety, the tribute concert including remarks by ...