The organization is attempting to close the gender gap in jazz and change perceptions about what jazz musicians look like.
The Riverview Jazz Festival started with a few hundred attendees in 2012, but organizers expect around 40,000 attendees at the rebranded Jersey City Jazz Festival this year.
The new Symphony Hall chief brings arts, economic development bona fides to the job.
The jazz band is one of 15 finalists nationwide competing at Lincoln Center’s 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Band Competition and Festival. Last year, the band came in second -- this ...
Dorthaan Kirk's contributions have spanned decades in Newark through her work at WBGO, Bethany Baptist Church and NJPAC.
AileyCamp teaches children beyond dance; emphasizing self-respect and self-awareness.
Christie claims expanding paid family leave would be too costly for taxpayers. Would businesses necessarily pay a price too? Could Congress pass a measure ensuring capital gains taxes are sheltered ...
To aid unauthorized immigrants targeted for deportation, Mexico's moving mobile embassies into neighborhoods to provide dual citizenship for their American born children. We'll tell you why. How did ...
Frank Downbeat Brown took hundreds of candid photos during his time playing drums with jazz greats.
Fifty bucks for besting the PARCC test? Efforts to postpone using the results for years. Atlantic City's crisis call for creativity. And losing a jazz great.
NEA Jazz Master and Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award recipient Clark Terry died over the weekend. He was a member of the William Paterson University community.
It was legal construction. Should the building code be changed? Dashcam video goes viral. Police kill a black man. Bolstering the nation's blood supply. And Birthday Boy Bucky's big day.
Jazz musician Bucky Pizzarelli celebrated his 89th birthday by playing.
The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Nov. 7 through Nov. 13.
The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Aug. 15 to Aug. 21.