Journal of the New Jersey Jazz Society

Jersey Jazz is published 11 times a year. This award winning journal is available to members of the New Jersey Jazz Society, as well as to music venues, university jazz studies programs, radio stations, libraries and other institutions. Click on any of the images below to view or download a PDF copy of that issue of Jersey Jazz

2022 Issues:

June 2022

On the Cover: Liam Sutcliffe   ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jazz on the Back Deck: Martin Pizzarelli and Friends; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Louis Armstrong Eternity Band; Rising Stars: NJ Jazz Society Scholarships; Talking Jazz: Don Braden; Jazz in Princeton: Aaron Diehl; Jazz in Princeton: Jazz in June; Jazz at SOPAC: Bria Skonberg; Rising Stars: Jack Rudin Championship; Other Views. COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

May 2022

On the Cover: Ron Carter  ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz Live: Evan Sherman Quartet; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Charlie Apicella Trio; Grammy Award: Ricky Riccardi; Chicken Fat Ball; Ron Carter: Celebrating 85 years; Talking Jazz: Renee Rosnes; Rising Stars: Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens; Book Review: Mary Lou Williams; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky. COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

April 2022

On the Cover: Diana Krall  ARTICLES/REVIEWS April Jazz Social: Lucy Yeghiazaryan; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Danny Jonokuchi & The Revisionists; Jazz History: Charles Mingus Centennial; Jazz History: Carmen McRae; Talking Jazz: Frank Tate; Rising Star: Anthony Hervey; Sarasota Jazz Festival; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You. More content available to members only. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

March 2022

On the Cover: Alexa Tarantino  ARTICLES/REVIEWS March Jazz Social: Mariel Bildsten; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Frank Vignola and Vinny Raniolo; Jazz at the Bickford: Mike Davis and Larry Fuller; Sarasota Jazz Festival; Talking Jazz: Alexa Tarantino; Rising Star: Anais Reno; NEA Jazz Masters; Django A Gogo: Aurora Nealand; Big Band in the Sky; Other Views COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You. More content available to members only. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

February 2022

On the Cover: Arturo O’Farrill  ARTICLES/REVIEWS February Jazz Social: The Trilateral Project; North Carolina Jazz Festival; Jazz at McCarter: Arturo O’Farrill; Jazz at SOPAC: Mark Gross; Talking Jazz: Gil Parris; Rising Star: Hannah Marks; Big Band in the Sky ; Other Views COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You. More content available to members only. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE   

January 2022

On the Cover: Branford Marsalis Quartet ARTICLES/REVIEWS January Jazz Social: Dara Tucker; Big Band in the Sky: Barry Harris and Ayako Shirasaki; Jazz History: Celebrating Frank Wess; Jazz at Kean Stage: Branford Marsalis Quartet; Talking Jazz: Marcus McLaurine; Rising Star: Caelan Cardello; Jazz at NJPAC: Bill Charlap Trio; Jazz at the Blue Note: Bob James;Other Views COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You. More content available to members only. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

December 2021

On the Cover: Happy Birthday Bill Crow! ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon; Jazz at Birdland; Big Band in the Sky; Jazz at Princeton; Happy Birthday Bill Crow!; Rising Star: G. Thomas Allen; Talking Jazz: David Kikoski; Jazz History: John Bunch; Other Views COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You. More content available to members only. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE

November 2021

On the Cover: Anat Cohen and George Wein ARTICLES/REVIEWS November Virtual Social: Alexis Cole; Jazz Education Series: Ellington and Strayhorn, Alone and Together; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: The Jazz Lobsters; Suncoast Jazz Festival; Artist-in-Residence: Dennis Mackrel; TD James Moody Jazz Festival; Talking Jazz: Winard Harper; Rising Star: Daisy Castro; Jazz History: Two Great ‘Black’ Swing Bands; Other Views COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You. More content available to members only. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

October 2021

On the Cover: Art Farmer Playing His First flumpet ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jazz Education Series: Evolution of the Baritone Saxophone; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Sentimental Journey Big Band; Big Band in the Sky: George Wein; Jazz at William Paterson: Art Farmer; Rising Star: Sean Mason; Talking Jazz: Joe Farnsworth; Bass and Beyond: Leon Lee Dorsey; Book Review: Texas Jazz Singer; Other Views COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You. More content available to members only VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE

September 2021

On the Cover: Overflowing with Festivals. ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jazz Education Series: Nat King Cole; September Social: Mark Morganelli; Billie & Blue Eyes: Pizzarelli & Russell; Festival Month Swings into New Jersey; Jazz History: Jon Hendricks’ Centennial; Talking Jazz: Mariel Bildsten; Rising Star: Tate Hanlon; Book Review: The Lady Swings; Other Views. COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From Dan’s Den. More content available to members only.

July/August 2021

On the Cover: The Sassys. Photo by Anthony Alvarez ARTICLES/REVIEWS  JALC on the Back Deck, Rising Stars: Gabrielle Cavassa and Tawanda Seussbrich-Joaquim, On the Road Again: Samara Joy, Talking Jazz: Hendrik Meurkens, Jazz History: Billy Taylor’s Centennial, JALC at Times Square, Post-Covid Comeback: Ken Peplowski, Big Band in the Sky COLUMNS All That’s Jazz, Editor’s Choice, Dan’s Den, Not Without You.  More content available to members only. 

June 2021

On the Cover: 3 Generations of Jazz. Photo by Cydney Halpin. ARTICLES/REVIEWS  Jazz History: Erroll Garner, Three Generations of Jazz, Melissa Aldana, Talking Jazz: Ed Cherry, Rising Star: Lucy Wijnands, Big Band in the Sky, Book Review: Sax Appeal, Other Views. COLUMNS All That’s Jazz, Editor’s Choice, From the Crow’s Nest, Jazzworks. More content available to members only. 

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