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SPJS Donates to The Ocean City School Didtrict

SPJS Donates to the Ocean City Public School District

The Somers Point Jazz Society recently made a donation of $500 to help support the arts and music program within the Ocean City Public School District.  Pictured (left to right) are: Al Paramito, Treasurer SPJS, Janet Romano, Music Teacher, Cathy Smith, Principal, Sally Godfrey, Sponsor, and Dr. Kathleen Taylor, Superintendent.  The money was raised through […]

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Great Article About the Latin Jazz Festival!

  From The sounds of soccer With all eyes on the World Cup in Brazil, Brazilian jazz comes to Somers Point venue By VINCENT JACKSON, Staff Writer   Two things contribute to giving the cultural life in Brazil its own distinct flavor – soccer and music. Fans worldwide of the Brazilian national soccer team […]

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2014 Latin Jazz Summer Series

Three great performances! Get your tickets now!   Wednesday, August 27 featuring The Chembo Corniel Quintet GRAMMY NOMINATED Percussionist Wilson “Chembo” Corniel studied music at The Harbor Conservatory for the Performing Arts in New York City, Pastore Music in New Jersey, and also attended La Escuela National de Arte (ENA) in Havana, Cuba in 1997 and […]

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Ommegang Brewery

Ommegang Brewery Dinner

  Receive reduced admission to the Sandi Pointe/Ommegang Brewery Dinner on Wednesday May 14, 2014, with the purchase of any festival ticket! See PDF for details. Tickets must be shown evening of dinner to receive discount. Reservations only. For reservations, call 609-927-2300. What a great way to kick off a weekend full of jazz at the Jersey […]

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Michael Gordon

Somers Point Jazz Society Awards Scholarship

The Somers Point Jazz Society has named Michael Gordon the recipient of their first ever jazz studies scholarship.  The purpose of this scholarship is to give aspiring student musicians a chance to work one on one with a professional jazz educator. Michael Gordon is from Linwood, New Jersey and is currently a junior at Mainland […]

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Somers Point Jazz Society Artist Compilation CD

The Somers Point Jazz Society proudly presents its first ever Artist Compilation CD. The disc features 17 tracks of Somers Point Jazz Society artist members including Michael Pedicin, Ed Vezinho, Andy Lalasis, Joe Barrett, Cathy Rocco and over 20 more! The compilation represents a unique blend of different genres of jazz and depicts a colorful […]

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Somers Point Jazz Society 2014 Winter Jazz Series

2014 Winter Jazz Series

Somers Point Jazz Society 2014 Winter Jazz Series February 27 Towson – University Jazz Lab Band, March 27 – Jazz Standard Youth Orchestra, April 17 – Peabody Jazz Orchestra. All performances 7:30 – 9 PM at Clancy’s By the Bay.

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Jazz Scholarship Program

The Somers Point Jazz Society has announced the creation of a $1,000 jazz scholarship program for high school student musicians from Atlantic and Cape May Counties.

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