Due to the Corona Virus the South Jersey Jazz Society has suspended performances until mid April.  We will keep you notify as to when we will continue offering jazz events  
To all our friends, stay healthy!!!!

Our Mission

To advance and facilitate the promotion, presentation, education, and appreciation of America’s unique and diversified art form, jazz, in Somers Point and the surrounding communities of southern New Jersey.

South Jersey Jazz Society Recent News

A Charlie Brown Christmas

The South Jersey Jazz Society will host two very special Jazz Christmas Concerts on December 11th and 18th at the Gateway Playhouse at 7:30pm. Performing will be the Ed Vezinho/Jim Ward Big Band with Special guest vocalist Cathy Rocco. The Concert will...

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Herbie Hancock at the Kimmel Center Oct 4!

Kimmel Center Presents Herbie Hancock WednesdayOct 04, 2017 8:00 PM Overview Multi-show packages start at just $27.00 per show! CLICK HERE Herbie Hancock – piano, keyboards Vinnie Colaiuta - drums James Genus - bass Terrace Martin – sax, keyboards Now in the sixth...

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What YOU say about US…


“It’s great to play for an enthusiastic, knowledgeable & appreciative audience.”

– Bob Devos- guitarist, composer

“The audiences at your events tend to be more attentive and respectful than most”.

– George Mesterhazy- pianist, composer, arranger

“Don’t quit doing what you do.”

– Joanna Pascale- vocalist

“What a wonderful event. The venues are so intimate and the audiences are very respectful of the artist. It reminded me of the times that I performed in Europe.”

Barbara Montgomery- vocalist

“The festival speaks for itself! I hope it continues in its support of creative and improvisational music.”

-Rob Swanson- bassist, composer

“I thought the entire day was wonderful. The crowd was enthusiastic and the venue was terrific! It was my pleasure.

– Jeanne Bryson- vocalist

“Please keep up the good work, the festival is so valuable to our area.”

– George Rabbai- trumpter