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:

March 2024

On the Cover: Sarah Vaughan ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Lucy Wijnands; Sarasota Jazz Festival: Grace Kelly; Women’s History Month: Sarah Vaughan; Bethany Jazz Vespers: Camille Thurman; Rising Star: Olivia Hughart; International Women in Jazz; Other Views; COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You.    VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE   

February 2024

On the Cover: Celebrating the Harlem Renaissance ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Lance Bryant Trio; Jazz History: Sonny Stitt; Jazz at Paper Mill Playhouse: After Midnight; Jazz at the Vogel: Joshua Redman; Rising Star: Tyler Bullock; PBS Documentary: Dr. Eddie Henderson; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Not Without You. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE     

November 2023

On the Cover: Pianist Kenny Barron ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Chuck Redd Duo; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Cynthia Sayer; Giants of Jazz: Kenny Barron; TD James Moody Jazz Festival: Stefon Harris; Rising Star: Jacob Tolentino; TD James Moody Jazz/Grunin Center: Sean Mason; Shanghai Jazz: Eric Mintel; Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz Winner; Review: Sonny Clark Blue Note Sessions; 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  

January 2024

On the Cover: Roy Hargrove Big Band ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Daryl Sherman and Jay Leonhart; North Carolina Jazz Festival; Rising Star: Kellin Hanas; Jazz at SOPAC: Roy Hargrove Big Band; Jazz History: Max Roach; Jazz at McCarter: Blue Note 85th Anniversary; Suncoast Jazz Festival; Giants of Jazz Photo Gallery; 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   

December 2023

On the Cover: Count Basie Orchestra’s Scotty Barnhart ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! The Royal Bopsters; Jazz at Birdland: Lucy Wijnands; Grammy Nominee: Basie’s Scotty Barnhart; Jazz at Brvsh Cul7ur3: Riza Printup’s Harp Trio; Jazz at the Morris Museum: Water Gap Jazz Orchestra; Rising Star: Tyreek McDole; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky   COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You.    VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE  

October 2023

On the Cover: Alto saxophonist Erena Terakubo ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Bill Mays Trio; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Swingadelic; Detroit Jazz Festival; Jazz@The Point: Erena Terakubo; Jazz at Smoke: Steve Davis Sextet; Rising Star: Liany Mateo; Jazz History: Barney Kessel; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky   COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You. VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE     

September 2023

On the Cover: Evan Palazzo and Elizabeth Bougeron; Nat Adderley, Jr., Jazz House Collective Band ARTICLES/REVIEWS Big Band in the Sky: Tony Bennett; Central Jersey Jazz Festival; Montclair Jazz Festival; Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival; West Orange and Middlesex County Jazz Festivals; Kean Jazz & Roots Festival; Rising Star: Mecadon McCune; Other Views  COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; From the Crow’s Nest; Not Without You.    VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE 

July-August 2023

On the Cover: Evan Sherman Big Band at the Morris Museum ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jazz History: Johnny Hartman; Jazz at William Paterson: Art Baron’s Duke’s Men; Jazz on the Back Deck: Evan Sherman Big Band; Vincent Herring’s Something Else!; Rising Stars: NYO Jazz, JHK All-Stars; Jazz History: Tal Farlow; Book Review: Kansas City Jazz; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky   COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den   VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE     

June 2023

On the Cover: On the Cover: NJJS 2023 Scholarship Winners ARTICLES/REVIEWS  Jersey Jazz LIVE! Ted Rosenthal Trio; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Brian Betz/Jon Barnes; Jazz History: Lucky Thompson; Rising Stars: 2023 NJJS Scholarship Winners; Jazz at NJPAC: George Benson; McCarter’s Jazz in June; Rising Star: April Varner; 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     

October 2023

On the Cover: Alto saxophonist Erena Terakubo. ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jersey Jazz LIVE! Bill Mays Trio; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Swingadelic; Detroit Jazz Festival; Jazz@The Point: Erena Terakubo; Jazz at Smoke: Steve Davis Sextet; Rising Star: Liany Mateo; Jazz History: Barney Kessel; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky   COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You.   VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE   

April 2023

On the Cover: Freddie Hendrix and Bruce Williams at William Paterson Jazz Room Series  ARTICLES/REVIEWS Chicken Fat Ball; Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon: Aaron Weinstein; Big Band in the Sky: Wayne Shorter; The American Song at NJPAC: Audra McDonald; Jazz at William Paterson: 50th Anniversary; Highlights in Jazz: 50th Anniversary; Sarasota Jazz Festival; Rising Star: Jacquie Lee; Other Views.   COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; The Crow’s Nest; Not Without You.   VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE   

March 2023

On the Cover: Brianna Thomas  ARTICLES/REVIEWS Jazz History: Wes Montgomery; Jazz History: Thad Jones; Women in Jazz: Brianna Thomas; Jazz at the Vogel: Stanley Clarke; Sarasota Jazz Festival; Rising Stars: Mingus Winners; Other Views; Big Band in the Sky.   COLUMNS All That’s Jazz; Editor’s Choice; Dan’s Den; Not Without You.   VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE VIEW DIGITAL ISSUE     

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