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Connecting the community by developing an audience for JAZZ through quality education, performance, and musician support.
About Jazz Arts Initiative: Jazz Arts Initiative (JAI) is a Charlotte-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the education, presentation, and promotion of America’s classical music: JAZZ. JAI cultivates cultural enrichment and growth in the community through music performance and education. Jazz Arts Initiative believes in the power of music to transform lives and is committed to offering lifelong opportunities and quality accessible programming to individuals of all ages, interests, backgrounds and abilities. Some of these programs include the Jazz In Communities program, which engages student musicians through summer jazz camps, free workshops, clinics, and jazz youth ensembles. Jazz Arts Initiative’s vision is to become the catalyst for cultural enrichment and music education that brings creative inspiration to the lives of the citizens in our region.