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The 2023 Return of Blue Note At Sea | January 13th-20th, 2023

Announcing the Return of Blue Note at Sea
Hosted by Multi-GRAMMY Award Winners
Marcus Miller, Robert Glasper and Don Was
Weeklong Luxury Music Cruise
Sails from Ft. Lauderdale
January 13-20, 2023
BLUE NOTE (ˈblo͞o ˌnōt) – In jazz and blues, a blue note is a note that—for expressive purposes—is sung or played at a slightly different pitch from standard.

The 16th Annual Jazz In The Gardens Music Festival | March 11th-12th, 2023

Festival returns to Miami Gardens on March 11 & 12, 2023 at Hardrock Stadium
Miami Gardens, FL (January 17, 2023) – The internationally acclaimed Jazz in the Gardens Music (JITG) Festival marks its 16th annual “sweeter level” celebration of Black music and culture with an electric artist lineup of award-winning R&B, neo-soul, reggae and gospel artists,…

The 24th Annual Super Bowl Soulful Celebration | February 8th, 2023

24th Annual Super Bowl Soulful Celebration Returns On Feb. 8 With Patti LaBelle, Israel Houghton & The Players Choir, Honoring NFL QB Jalen Hurts
PHOENIX – Jan. 30, 2023 – PRLog — Marking its 24th year, the groundbreaking music and inspiration extravaganza “Super Bowl Soulful Celebration: An Evening of Inspiration and Culture,” (formerly Super Bowl Gospel Celebration) returns during Super Bowl LVII week with a live taping on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Mesa Arts Center in Mesa, Arizona.

The 20th Annual Biamp Portland Jazz Festival | Feb. 16th – Feb. 25th, 2023

*NEA Jazz Masters Dave Holland and Hubert Laws to perform at the 2023 Biamp Portland Jazz Festival*
The 2023 Biamp Portland Jazz Festival – Thursday, February 16 through Saturday, February 25 includes artists spanning the full breadth of jazz during the 20th consecutive edition of the Festival; artists who are driving the evolution of jazz figure prominently alongside NEA Jazz Masters and GRAMMY® Award-Winners.

The 19th Annual 2023 NYC Winter Jazzfest | January 12th-18th, 2023

Celebrating 19 Seasons
January 12-18, 2023
Presenting The Full Spectrum of Jazz
We are thrilled to announce the Manhattan and Brooklyn Marathon schedules for the 19th annual NYC Winter Jazzfest! Additionally, we are announcing our Jazz Talks series of pre-show conversations and a series at the National Jazz Museum in Harlem on January 15 and 17.

The 20th Annual Panama Jazz Festival | January 16th – 21st, 2023

20th Annual Panama Jazz Festival
Announced for January 16-21, 2023
Featuring Chucho Valdes, Catherine Russell,
Children of the Light featuring Perez, Patitucci, Blade,
Erika Ender, Roman Diaz, Global Jazz Womxn, and More
In 2023, Panama Jazz Festival celebrates its twentieth edition in a hybrid format. Last year’s festival gathered more than 60,000 people from 20 countries (virtually and on-site).

The 4th Annual We Want The Funk Festival | Dec. 9th-10th, 2022

Morris Day & The Time, Alexander O’Neal,
ConFunkShun and The Bar-Kays
Headline The Fourth Annual We Want The Funk Festival
at The August Wilson African American Cultural Center,
8:00 pm, December 9 and 10
PITTSBURGH, PA – The fourth annual We Want the Funk Festival, which takes place at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center (AWAACC) December 9 and 10 at 8:00 pm, celebrates the rhythm-driven musical genre that evolved from the R&B, soul, and jazz music of the 1960s that continues to influence today’s artists.

The 16th Annual NEA Jazz Masters Concert – “The Blues Feeling” | Nov. 12th, 2022

Annual NEA Jazz Masters Concert Returns to Flushing Town Hall With “The Blues Feeling” on November 12
– In-person and virtual tickets now on sale at –
(Flushing, New York)— On Saturday, November 12th, Flushing Town Hall will host the 16th annual NEA Jazz Masters concert “The Blues Feeling,” led by the acclaimed American jazz virtuoso Jimmy Owens.

The McDonald’s 16th Annual Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour | Kicks Off Sept. 10th, 2022

The McDonald’s 16th Annual Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour Returns to Live, In-Person Concerts in Five U.S. Cities
The free concert series salutes the spirit of the homecoming tradition with renowned gospel and urban artists and HBCU performances
CHICAGO , Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour® is back live and in person with an intergenerational celebration of Black faith, culture and excellence.

Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival 2022 – A Special Virtual Presentation | Jan. 4th-5th, 2023

Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival Takes Another Bow
with Highlights from 2022 Concerts Airing over 24 Hours
Wednesday, January 4 – Thursday, January 5, 2023, 7:00 pm
PITTSBURGH, PA, January 2, 2022 – Jazz has always found a home in Pittsburgh, so musicians know to bring their musical A-games to the Steel City, particularly to the Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival (PIJF), presented by Citizens.