Keeping the spirit of jazz alive through performance.
Presenting the best in contemporary music.
Inspiring a passion for music through education.
Supporting musicians through performance opportunities.
On March 13-16 at the Southern Theatre, the CJO pays tribute to the “King of Swing” and his famous 1938 Carnegie Hall concert with “Bravo, Benny!” featuring Ken Peplowski and Bria Skonberg. | Read More
The Jazz Arts Group’s Inside Track series continues to heat up the Lincoln Theatre stage with Grammy and Country Music Award-winning blues guitarist, composer and actor Chris Thomas King on Saturday, March 1. | Read More
We at the Jazz Arts Group are excited that Molly Ringwald will be performing with the Columbus Jazz Orchestra led by Byron Stripling in “Don’t You Forget About Me: Molly Ringwald Sings the Great American Songbook,” February 6 – 9 at the Southern Theatre. | Read More
The Jazz Arts Group of Columbus (JAG) will enlist the infectious horns of the New Basics Brass Band to heat up the Lincoln Theatre ballroom on February 22, 2014 for the next PBJ & Jazz family concert presented by Bob Evans Farms. Due to popular demand, this year’s season will continue to include two performance times per concert, beginning at 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. | Read More
I’ve always felt a certain connection to the homeless. As I pass them in the street, I always see a piece of myself, a little bit of me inside of them. For too long I have ignored this uneasy feeling in my stomach. | Read More