New Jersey Jazz Society
The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing, Jazz for Shore and Jazz at the Bickford Theatre. See more information at the links below.
Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing
Jazz at the Bickford Theatre/Morris Museum
Jazz for Shore — Midweek Jazz in Ocean County.
Every night of the week, live jazz is happening somewhere in New Jersey - don't forget to check our Venue Listing to see if that "somewhere" is near you! And please, let us know if there's a jazz venue not on our list.

NJJS Events

Monday — May 1, 2017 — 7:30PM-9:00PM


Jazz at Bickford Theatre: Stephanie Trick and Paolo Alderighi

Bickford Theatre, Morristown

This four-hand stride piano blockbuster featuring award-winning Stephanie Trick and acclaimed pianist Paolo Alderighi will dazzle both your ears and your eyes.

Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (973) 971-3706. Discount for advance purchases.
The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the Bickford Theatre.

 

Saturday — May 6, 2017 — 8:00PM


Jazz at 1867 Sanctuary: Michelle Wiley & Friends

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing

Whether you prefer a pop or jazz sound, the upbeat sophistication of Cole Porter, the Great American Songbook or R&B songs of Aretha Franklin and Motown, you’re sure to enjoy the piano and vocal styling of Michelle Wiley. She handles them all with her own special flavor. Michelle has performed throughout Europe and her unique voice, combined with a repertoire of hundreds of songs in English and French, make her a broadly appealing artist. Michelle has toured with Grammy winners Steely Dan, is one of New York’s finest jingle singers, and also wrote the title theme to the Academy Award winning movie “An Unmarried Woman” with Bill Conti.

Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (609) 392-6409. Discount for members and groups.
The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing.

 

Monday — May 15, 2017 — 7:30PM-9:00PM


Jazz at Bickford Theatre: Rio Clemente and Vitali Imereli

Bickford Theatre, Morristown

Inspired by Stephane Grappelli, Vitali Imereli has become one of the mainstays of Gypsy Jazz in Europe so this rare U.S. appearance with Jersey favorite Rio Clemente is a “don’t miss” concert.

Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (973) 971-3706. Discount for advance purchases.
The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the Bickford Theatre.

 

Sunday — May 21, 2017 — 3:30PM-5:30PM


Monthly Jazz Social at Shanghai Jazz: Scholarship Recipients

Shanghai Jazz, Madison NJ

Doors open 3:00pm - show starts 3:30pm.


Monday — June 5, 2017 — 7:30PM-9:00PM


Jazz at Bickford Theatre: Neville Dickie and the Midiri Brothers

Bickford Theatre, Morristown

Neville Dickie, one of the world’s foremost exponents of stride piano and boogie-woogie, will once again be reunited by the incomparable Midiri Brothers with Paul Midiri (vibes, drums and trombone) and Joe Midiri (clarinet and sax) for an evening of jazz to open the summer season at 7:30pm Monday, June 5, at the Bickford Theatre Jazz Showcase.  From the UK, Neville Dickie has made a name for himself on both sides of the pond with his Waller style of playing: a rumbling left hand providing counter-melodies to the sparkling improvisations on the right.   Today, Dickie continues to entertain crowds all over the UK and his band “The Rhythmakers” is always in demand.  He regularly tours in Switzerland, France, Belgium & Germany as well as here in the US.
Every concert for the past two years has brought down the house.  Don’t be left out enjoying these terrific jazz all-stars!

Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (973) 971-3706. Discount for advance purchases.
The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the Bickford Theatre.

 

Wednesday — June 21, 2017 — 8PM-9:30PM


MidWeek Jazz in Ocean County: The Jazz Lobsters Big Band

Ocean County College, Toms River

The 2016-17 MidWeek Jazz season will come to a roaring conclusion with the popular Jazz Lobsters Big Band, roaring through classics associated with Count Basie, Frank Sinatra, Benny Goodman and more. Always one of the most popular attractions at MidWeek Jazz and an ideal way to start the summer in a swinging groove!

Tickets are available online or by calling the box office at (732) 255-0500.
The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz for Shore.