Basis Of A Pulse DUO at The Joint Come out and lets Groove with Jay Reese Keys🎹🎹 from Charlott...September 19 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm at The Joint at 1710 Main
Two Concerts Nightly ~ 6:30 PM and 9:00 PM The Corner Quintet Celebrates the SWING ERA Pianist Eric ...September 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm at The Jazz Corner
Flat Out Strangers – A Hot Vocal Gypsy Swing Jazz band. Danceable, addictive and timeless . . Plea...September 23 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
WHAT WE DO.
Jazz is uplifting, instills hope, fuels healing and creates a lasting experience. From a parent seeing their child light up finding focus through the music, to a cancer patient forgetting about the pain for moment, to a troubled youth experiencing the possibilities of healthier communication and more, ColaJazz Outreach makes a difference. We strive to enrich and inspire the Midlands community by sharing jazz anywhere it is needed.
ColaJazz is the driving beat and resource for the best in jazz education. Having partnered with Jazz at Lincoln Center presenting and tailoring their after-school content to presenting Jazz for Young People concerts to 2,000 3rd graders to our annual summer jazz camp, ColaJazz Education is a powerful, engaging and exciting resource of curriculum, clinics, master classes and mentorship. ColaJazz Education brings the important history and value of jazz to life, supports local musicians, and offers programs to all ages of any background.
ColaJazz brings the world of jazz to life! ColaJazz has established an annual season presenting world-class jazz enriching our community with an annual Jazz Fest, quarterly “Live in the Lobby” programs with the Koger Center for the Arts, monthly “Dinner & Jazz” shows, LIVEstream concerts, special popup presentations and more. We aim to support our local artists and make our capital city a thriving center for jazz in SC.
- CCSO Fall Virtual ConferenceWe’re thrilled to announce that ColaJazz will be a featured session at the Cox Campus Fall Virtual Conference. Our partners at Foundations, Inc., along with the Atlanta Speech School and the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading, are hosting an exciting afternoon … Read more
- WE NEED YOUR VOICEAs a jazz musician, you know better than most how jazz music can impact lives. We want to know more about what you feel and think. We’re asking musicians to participate in this short survey. Your responses will help shape … Read more
- Midlands Jazz & Beyond GroupMidlands Jazz & Beyond is a group dedicated to sharing JAZZ events in and around the Midlands. If you’re playing or hosting a jazz event in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Florence, Newberry, Aiken, Augusta, Hilton Head, or Savannah, we want to … Read more
ColaJazz is dedicated to grow, promote and support the jazz community in the Midlands through events, education, recordings and advocacy in order to create a thriving culturally rich community.
The ColaJazz Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community-minded SC jazz organization involving musicians, educators, patrons, students, and anyone who desires the development of our capital city’s arts heritage.
ColaJazz provides access to world class musicians, supports our own, invests in our future and does everything we can to ensure jazz has a home here in Columbia, SC.