Jazz Pensacola is a community organization of jazz enthusiasts, including musicians, teachers, students and listeners, working together for the purpose of advancing jazz in Pensacola and the surrounding Central Gulf Coast region. Jazz Pensacola endeavors to provide a forum for jazz performance, education, and enjoyment for listeners and musicians.

We have memberships at all levels — individual, couple, corresponding (outside the area) and student, as well as advanced memberships all the way up to Sponsor.

Upcoming Events:

May Jazz Jam

Jazz Pensacola presents a Jazz Jam 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at Gary’s Brewery & Biergarten, 208 Newman Ave., Pensacola.
Featuring the House Band, Jazz Jam is an opportunity to play jazz with other musicians. May’s professional musicians: Fred Domulot, drums; DonovanMurdorf, bass; John Link, keys; Roger Villines, trumpet.

Admission is free for participating musicians and vocalists, including high school and college students with student IDs. Each participating student also receives one free admission ticket for one guest.
 Drummers, please bring your own sticks/brushes.

Admission is $10 for Jazz Pensacola members and guests, $12 for non-members, free for students with ID and military in uniform. Become a Jazz Pensacola member at the event, and admission is free. Food and drinks available.

Check out the venue at garysbrew.com/brewery.

May Jazz Gumbo: Women in Jazz!

Jazz Pensacola presents Women In Jazz Monday, May 16, at Phineas Phogg’s, Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; music starts at 6:30 p.m.

The evening presents Mary Chavez, keys and vocals; Rebecca Barry, saxophone and vocals; Holly Phillips, bass; and Leah Yelverton, drums … plus a Special Guest!

Cost of Jazz Gumbo is $10 each for Jazz Pensacola members and guests, $12 for non-members, free for students with ID and military in uniform. Also, join Jazz Pensacola at this event, and admission is free.

Admission includes a cup of seafood gumbo, and you can order from the menu and cash bar. Hold onto your admission tickets for Door Prize drawings. Attendees can also purchase 50/50 tickets for a cash drawing. The winner gets half, and Jazz Pensacola gets half to benefit its music program.

Calendar

Alice Crann Good

Help Jazz Pensacola Administrator Alice Crann Good get your jazz events on the calendar by sending complete info — event date, beginning and end time of event, location, cost and contact info — to [email protected]. Thank you!