Your Jazz Fest Dollars At Work 2

Heritage School Auditions

Auditions are Sept. 12 for the Heritage School of Music, and two new programs: The All-City Big Band and the Jazz & Heritage Brass Band. All are free for kids ages 10 to 17.
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Heritage School Auditions

Crescent City Blues & BBQ

Ruthie Foster, Marcia Ball, Lurrie Bell and Denise LaSalle are just a few of the great performers who will be at the 10th annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, Oct. 16-18 at Lafayette Square.
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Crescent City Blues & BBQ

The Meters Honored

The original Meters are the honorees of the 27th annual U.S. Postal Service "Jazz Fest Cachet," and will perform at a ceremony on April 23.
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The Meters Honored

Putting Arts Back Into New Orleans Schools

The Kennedy Center has selected New Orleans as the 16th city in which to develop a strategic plan for K-8 arts education, thanks to the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, the City of New Orleans, KID smART and other organizations.
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Putting Arts Back Into New Orleans Schools

Historic Preservation Excellence

The George and Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center is one of 18 projects completed in 2014 that has been recognized by the Louisiana Landmarks Society for excellence in historic preservation.
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Historic Preservation Excellence
Foundation Calendar

Community Partnershp Grants Workshop

Wednesday, Jun 17, 2015
5:00 – 6:30 PM

2015 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

Oct 16–18, 2015

Brad Mehldau Trio In Concert

Tuesday, Nov 3, 2015
7:59 – 10:59 PM

Moving Heritage Forward Campaign

Incredible photo set of century-old #NewOrleans ow.ly/2btS9p Thanks @NOLAnews & Julie Willoz

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Downloads: Applications, Forms & More

When the Fest is over, our work is just beginning.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation is the nonprofit that owns the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell. We use the proceeds from Jazz Fest, and other funds, for year-round programs to support our music and culture.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation, Inc.