On Thursday, March 28th, at 8:00 pm the Christopher Newport University jazz program will partner with the Newport News Bar Association, Peninsula Bar Association and the Greater Peninsula Women’s Bar Association to present their spring concert at the Ferguson Center. Proceeds benefit the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia and the CNU Jazz program.
On Saturday, April 13 at 8:00 pm the UVA Jazz Ensemble, directed by trumpeter/composer John D’earth, will partner with Jazz4Justice to present their spring concert in Old Cabell Hall. Sponsorship proceeds benefit the Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, the Legal Aid Justice Center, and the UVA Jazz Program.
On Tuesday, April 30th, the Northern Virginia Community College Nighthawks will partner with the Alexandria Bar Foundation to present the 6th Annual Jazz4Justice event at the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria. Sponsorship proceeds benefit the Alexandria Bar Foundation, Legal Services of Northern Virginia, and NVCC jazz scholarships.
“It's a win-win for the students, the school and the legal community. This is a program that could work anywhere - we want people to copy this!" - Ed Weiner, Co-Founder
- Antonio Garcia, Director of Jazz Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
Jazz4Justice Concerts - 2019
5th Annual Jazz4Justice
February 8th, 2019
Jazz4Justice in the Press
Jazz4Justice has been in the press lately… check out these articles below.
Bridging the Justice Gap with Jazz4Justice
In May 2018, an article about Jazz4Justice was published in the May 2018 “Bar President” Newsletter of the American Bar Association’s National Conference of Bar Presidents.
JAZZ4JUSTICE AND SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS ARE A CASE OF “WIN/WIN"
In February of 2018, the Jazz Education Network published an article as part of it’s monthly newsletter.
Fairfax BAR, Jazz4Justice a case of win-win
Attorney helps to raise awareness, attendance for university's jazz program
The Washington Post covers Jazz4Justice.