Applications Being Accepted for 2023 Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp, Now Offering Hip-Hop

April 19, 2023

Aspiring young musicians who would like to participate in the 29th annual Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp are urged to apply now, said Jackie Harris, executive director of camp and the Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Educational Foundation. The jazz camp will take place June 19- July 7, 2023 at Loyola University’s Communications and Music Complex, […]

Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp Begins; Fundraiser Set for July 6

June 23, 2022

The 27th annual Louisiana “Satchmo” Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp for aspiring musicians began this week, according to Jackie Harris, executive director of the Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Educational Foundation.  A fundraising concert to support the camp’s operations, “Honoring the Past and Looking Toward the Future,” will be held Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at the George and […]

Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story

May 22, 2022

Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story, a documentary about the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, will be released nationwide on June 2. The film was directed and produced by Frank Marshall and Ryan Suffern and will be released through Sony Pictures.

Your Jazz Fest 2022 Roundup

April 26, 2022

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival will be returning to the fairgrounds this weekend for the first time since 2019. Founded in 1970, the festival has become beloved among locals and visitors alike, boasting thirteen tents and stages that host national and local musical acts. The festival also offers myriad food and craft tents. […]

NOLA Legend, Jon Batiste, Brings Home Five Grammys Including Album of the Year

April 4, 2022

Upon his win for Album of the Year, Batiste gave a heartfelt speech in which he said, "I believe this to my core, there is no best musician, best artist, best dancer, best actor. The creative arts are subjective and they reach people at a point in their lives when they need it most. It's like a song or an album is made and it's almost like it has a radar to find the person when they need it the most."

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