Jazz on the Back Deck 2023

The Morris Museum has announced the schedule for this season’s Jazz on the Back Deck series of concerts, bringing back

Rising Star: April Varner

The 1957 Verve album, Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book, contained 38 tracks, including some of the best-known

NJJS 2023 Scholarship Winners

The winners of the New Jersey Jazz Society’s 2023 Juried Scholarship Competition are: $1,000 prize for Performance: Trombonist Richard LaRouech,

Headin’ Back to Hackensack

Three years ago, trumpeter/vocalist Bria Skonberg appeared on the cover of the March/April 2020 Jersey Jazz in connection with a

Celebrating a New Jersey Legend

There are few performers today who can come close to matching the on-stage charisma of vocalist/guitarist John Pizzarelli.  He has

Rising Star: Kevin Huang

When Kevin Huang was in middle school, he started attending the New Jersey Performing Arts Center’s TD Jazz for Teens

NYO Rising Stars

Two 2022 Jersey Jazz Rising Stars will be members of this summer’s Carnegie Hall NYO Jazz ensemble – bassist Laura-Simone