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Community Outreach Tickets

Each year we distribute 8,500 free Jazz Fest tickets to low-income Louisiana residents via social service organizations. Find out how to apply here.
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Community Outreach Tickets

Making the Most of a Record Release

Learn all the steps you can take to make sure your next record lands with a bang and not a thud. Ariel Hyatt, one of the top digital marketing gurus in independent music, is the presenter. Wed., Feb. 20, at the Jazz & Heritage Center. Free admission.
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Making the Most of a Record Release

Roger Dickerson and Terence Blanchard

Our Tom Dent Congo Square Lecture Series presents a covernsation between composer Roger Dickerson and jazz star Terence Blanchard. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at the Jazz & Heritage Center, at 5:30 p.m. Admission is free.
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Roger Dickerson and Terence Blanchard

Class Got Brass Contest

High School and Middle School Brass Bands are invited to compete in our seventh annual contest. At stake are more than $45,000 worth of instruments. The deadline to apply is March 22.
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Class Got Brass Contest

Congo Square Rhythms

Our 12th annual Congo Square Rhythms Festival returns to Armstrong Park March 30-31 with Brass Bands, Mardi Gras Indians, African Dance and much, much more.
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Congo Square Rhythms
Foundation Calendar

Sync Up Workshop: Making the Most of Your Record Release

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019
5:30 – 7:00 PM

Spencer Bohren & the Whippersnappers in Concert

Saturday, Mar 9, 2019
8:00 – 11:00 PM

Tom Dent Congo Square Event: A Conversation Between Roger Dickerson and Terence Blanchard

Monday, Mar 11, 2019
5:30 – 7:30 PM

Heritage School Of Music

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 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell

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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.

Jazz & Heritage Foundation Programs

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