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

Sunday — February 26, 2017 — 3:00PM


Jazz at 1867 Sanctuary: Legendary Jazz Quartet

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing

The Legendary Jazz Quartet, featuring Odean Pope (Sax), Gloria Galante (Jazz Harp), Alan Nelson (Drums) and Fred Vandenberg (Bass), will celebrate Black History month with originals, and jazz standards - not to be missed with this all star cast and their legendary stories of John Coltrane, Alice Coltrane, Max Roach and Jymmie Merritt.

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 — March 13, 2017 — 8PM-9:30PM


Jazz at Bickford Theatre: Bix Beiderbecke's Birthday

Bickford Theatre, Morristown

Trumpeter Mike Davis will lead an all-star band to celebrate over a century of great jazz from the legendary cornetist.

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 — March 15, 2017 — 8PM-9:30PM


MidWeek Jazz in Ocean County: Dennis Lichtman

Ocean County College, Toms River

Best known as the leader of the popular Mona’s Hot Four band, clarinetist Dennis Lichtman will return to MidWeek Jazz with a special all-star aggregation performing an evening of hot jazz chestnuts and exciting original numbers. Come get a sense for why Lichtman’s playing has made Mona’s jam session a must-see stop for traditional jazz fans in New York City!

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.

 

Sunday — March 19, 2017 — 3:00PM-5:30PM


Monthly Jazz Social at Shanghai Jazz: Sandy Sasso

Shanghai Jazz, Madison NJ

Vocalist Sandy Sasso will be joined by Brad Mandigo on piano, Desi Norman on vibes and Mike Carino on bass. 


Saturday — March 25, 2017 — 8:00PM


Jazz at 1867 Sanctuary: Django, Jazz and Bluegrazz

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing

Sunday — March 26, 2017 — Noon-5:00PM


48th Annual Pee Wee Russell Memorial Stomp

Birchwood Manor, Whippany, NJ

The NJJS is thrilled to present the 48th Annual Pee Wee Russell Memorial Stomp, featuring:

Noon – 1:00PM - The Midiri Brothers Quintet
Joe Midiri (saxes, clarinet), Paul Midiri (percussion), Dan Tobias (trumpet), Pat Mercuri (guitar), and Jack Hegyi (bass)

1:15PM - 2:15PM - Peter and Will Anderson Quintet
Peter Anderson (sax, clarinet), Will Anderson (sax, clarinet), Adam Moezinia (guitar), Neal Miner (bass), and Phil Stewart (drums)

2:30PM - 3:30PM - Dan Levinson's Russell of Spring Band
Randy Reinhart (cornet), Harvey Tibbs (trombone), Dan Levinson (clarinet/sax), Mark Shane (piano), Molly Ryan (guitar/vocals), Brian Nalepka (bass), and Kevin Dorn (drums)

4:00PM - 5:00PM - Professor Cunningham and His Old School
Adrian Cunningham (clarinet, vocals), Jon Challoner (trumpet), Randy Reinhart (trombone), Oscar Perez (piano), John Merrill (guitar), Daniel Foose (bass), and Paul Wells (drums)

Tickets online through Brown Paper Tickets or by phone 1-800-838-3006, select option 1:
Advance: Members $30, Non-Members $35
At the Door: Members $40, Non-Members $45
Students with current i.d.: $10 (in advance or at the door)

Special: book a table and get one free admission!