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Kuumbwa Jazz envisions a community where all people can experience the joy of music, and understand the value and legacy of jazz as an original American art form.

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Your donations make it possible for Kuumbwa Jazz to present year-round music education programs and concerts. You can donate by becoming a member, sponsoring a concert, making a matching gift, planned giving, and more…learn more

Tim's Six-Pick

Judy Carmichael with Larry Koonse

Stride piano is a style of playing we hear too little of these days, so let’s relish the chance to hear one of the canon’s great torchbearers. Joined by guitarist Larry Koonse, Judy Carmichael keeps this rollicking, swinging tradition going strong – she was even nicknamed “Stride” by Count Basie...learn more

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Become a concert sponsor and support the future of jazz! Many of our concerts are sponsored by local businesses and individuals. It’s an effective way to link your name with America’s original art form and show your support of arts and culture in our community…learn more

We are grateful to the following local, regional and national granting agencies. Thank you!