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Apply to Play at Jazz Fest

Applications are now open for Louisiana-based musicians interested in performing at the 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell. The deadline to apply is Oct. 1.
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Apply to Play at Jazz Fest

Heritage School of Music

We'll hold auditions on Sept. 8 for the 2018-2019 edition of our Heritage School of Music - free instruction in jazz performance and theory.
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Heritage School of Music

HSM Beginners

Applications are due Aug. 1 for HSM BEGINNERS, our program for first-time music learners between the ages of 8 and 15. We provide instruments for those who need them. Click here to apply for a spot.
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HSM Beginners

New HSM Web Site

We've launched a new web site for our Heritage School of Music, our new portal for all of our music education programs.
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New HSM Web Site

Crescent City Blues & BBQ

Samantha Fish, Shemekia Copeland, Jimmie Vaughan and Walter "Wolfman" Washington are among the 18 bands that will perform at the 13th annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, Oct. 12-14 in Lafayette Square Park. Free admission!
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Crescent City Blues & BBQ
Foundation Calendar

Heritage School Beginners Interviews/Auditions

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Deadline to Apply for Heritage School of Music

Sep 1 – Aug 1, 2018

Heritage School of Music Auditions

Saturday, Sep 8, 2018
10:00 AM – 1:00 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

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