REGISTER BEFORE RATES INCREASE NOVEMBER 1ST
TERRI LYNE CARRINGTON | VIJAY IYER | JENNIFER LEITHAM | RENÉ MARIE | MYRA MELFORD | TED NASH | ARTURO O'FARRILL | NICHOLAS PAYTON | KENNY RAMPTON | RODNEY WHITAKER
Camille Bertault | Bryan Carter | Riley Mulherkar | Chloe Rowland
| Nate Smith | Alexa Tarantino
Larry Blumenfeld | Gene Dobbs Bradford | Darlene Chan | Ken Druker | Andre Guess | Tim Jackson | Georgina Javor | Willard Jenkins | Matt Jurasek | Karen Kennedy | Cookie Marenco | Amy Niles | Jason Olaine | Terri Pontremoli | Wulf Muller | Lilly Schwartz | Meghan Stabile | Denny Stilwell | Robin Tomchin | Todd Whitelock
Joining those already announced:
GEORGE WEIN | TOSHIKO AKIYOSHI | SHERRIE MARICLE | WYNTON MARSALIS | CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE | MARIA SCHNEIDER
- Jazz, Swing, Race and Culture
- Making Space in Jazz for Transgender Voices
- Celebrating Randy Weston
- Case Studies: Entrepreneurship in Jazz
- Creating Safe(r) Spaces in the Performing Arts: A We Have Voice Collective Roundtable Discussion
- The $1,000 Marketing Plan Challenge
- Will This Press Kit Get Me Booked?
- Case Studies: Record Marketing
- Institutions in Transition: Newport Jazz Festival
- Strategic Partnership in Practice: Jazz Night in America
- Women Big Band Leaders Roundtable: Presented by The National Endowment for the Arts
- Jazz in Troubled Times
- Copyright and Licensing: Rules of the Road
Additional Panels Include:
- Jazz Between the Coasts
- What’s that Sound? An Audio Recording Masterclass
- Making Engaging Videos
- Your Five Digital Priorities: A Marketing Masterclass
- The Importance of Artist Credits in the Digital Age
- Boricua Jazz: Lost in Translation
- Jazz Down Under: Spotlight on Australia
- Ask the Experts
- Presenting Jazz on the West Coast
- Growing Your Fanbase Through Social
- JukeBox Jury Presented by JazzWeek
- Louis Armstrong: A Music and Civil Rights Pioneer
- Jazz Education Online
- Jazz Industry 101
- Musical Inspiration is Everywhere
Visit JazzCongress.org for more details.
REGISTRATION RATES INCREASE THIS THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST!
Single day registrations and student discounts available.
Don't miss out on the jazz gathering of the year.
Co-presented by JazzTimes and Jazz at Lincoln Center, Jazz Congress is the gathering for the jazz community and industry.
The second annual Jazz Congress will take place on January 7 & 8, 2019 at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, located at Broadway at 60th Street, New York, New York. Want to let others know you're coming? RSVP to our Facebook event and like our Facebook page to stay up-to-date as we announce special guests and panels!
Registration Rates and Dates:
September 21 – October 31, 2018
Two Day Pass: $175
Single Day Pass: $125
November 1 – December 31, 2018
Two Day Pass: $200
Single Day Pass: $150
January 1 – 8, 2019Two Day Pass: $250
Single Day Pass: $200
Students receive a 50% discount on registration. Email us with a copy of your valid student IDand provide your expected graduation date to receive access to this discount.
A full list of partners is available on our website. Partners offer their constituents a 15% off discount code.
Special accommodation rates for 2019 Jazz Congress attendees, starting at $100, are available at the Hudson Hotel New York, located a two-minute walk from the conference venue, at 358 W. 58th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues. The special rates are applicable for January 3 – 10, 2019 and must be booked by December 15, 2018.
Reservations can be made by calling (702) 577-2830 or toll-free (800) 606-6090. Attendees should request Hudson Hotel New York reservations for the group name “Jazz Congress.” The group code is JA0319. Click here to make a reservation online.
About Jazz Congress:
Jazz Congress brings together members of the global jazz community to network, as well as grow the audience for the music. The annual gathering also seeks to nurture businesses and organizations that promote, produce, present, market, and support jazz.
The inaugural Jazz Congress, co-produced by Jazz at Lincoln Center and JazzTimes, was held in 2018 and drew more than 800 attendees from around the world. More than 150 performers, panelists, and speakers participated in performances, workshops, and 30 panel discussions on topics including Jazz and Race, Gender and Jazz, Learning from Large Jazz Organizations, Why Performance Matters: Stagecraft Masterclass, Jazz in Film and TV Soundtracks, and more. The 2018 keynote address was delivered by NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and The Bruce Lundvall Award was presented to Terri Lyne Carrington.
Jazz Congress Advisory Board:
Gene Dobbs Bradford, Jazz St. Louis
Terri Lyne Carrington, musician, educator, and 2018 Lundvall Award Winner
Tim Jackson, Monterey Jazz Festival
Karen Kennedy, 24 Seven Artist Development
Don Lucoff, DL Media
Katie Simon, Jazz Night in America/WBGO
Denny Stilwell, Mack Avenue Records
Rodney Whitaker, musician & educator
Jazz Congress is sponsored by Adam R. Rose.