Your Jazz Fest Dollars At Work 2

Catapult Fund Class of 2016

The 12 members of the 2016 class of the Catapult Fund completed 17 weeks of training and wrote business plans - and then received grants of $6,000 each.
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Catapult Fund Class of 2016

Class Got Brass Contest

High School and Middle School Brass Bands are invited to compete in our sixth annual contest. At stake are more than $30,000 worth of instruments. The deadline to apply is March 6.
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Class Got Brass Contest

‘Class Got Brass’ Photo Exhibit by Eli Mergel

An exhibition of photos by Eli Mergel documenting our Class Got Brass contest opens with a reception on Saturday, Feb. 4. The exhibition is on display Feb. 4 through March 3.
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‘Class Got Brass’ Photo Exhibit by Eli Mergel

Marcus Roberts In Concert

Pianist Marcus Roberts and his band, the Modern Jazz Generation, will perform Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Jazz & Heritage Center. Admission is free; no advance registration is required.
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Marcus Roberts In Concert

Outreach Tickets

Community Outreach Tickets are how we distribute thousands of free passes to Jazz Fest -- through local social service organizations -- to those who otherwise couldn't afford to attend the festival.
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Outreach Tickets
Foundation Calendar

Preserving Second Line Culture Closing Reception

Thursday, Jan 26, 2017
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Marcus Roberts In Concert

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017
8:00 – 10:30 PM

Class Got Brass Photography Exhibit

Saturday, Feb 4, 2017
5:59 – 8:59 PM

Moving Heritage Forward Campaign

Don’t miss the closing reception for the Second Lines Culture Photography Exhibit ow.ly/MUU5308gJkI

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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.