Welcome to the New Jersey Association for Jazz Education (NJAJE), the home of jazz education for the State of New Jersey. We wish to offer each visitor as much information as we can to help you along the path of reaching your desired goals as a student, performer, educator, administrator, parent or jazz supporter. The NJAJE is committed to guiding and assisting the journey of students, teachers, and all who appreciate the art form of Jazz.
The NJAJE meets this ongoing challenge in its ppresentation of a variety of educational activities, presentations and opportunities including regional and all state jazz and jazz choir ensembles, small jazz combo festivals, one-on-one educational opportunities, and much more. Please feel free to browse our site, explore the many opportunities available to students, performers, and professionals, and support jazz education in New Jersey.
If you are in need of any further information or assistance, please reach out to our board of directors to help you with your quest.
Region Jazz Ensemble requirements, etudes and ONLINE APPLICATIONS for STUDENTS and DIRECTORS are now available by clicking here. APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR STUDENTS IS FEBRUARY 26!
CHICA POWER: A jazz education program for girls in grades 6-12 is sponsored by Jazz House Kids. Click here for more details.
A Joel Perry Memorial Concert and Scholarship Fund has been announced. Click here for more information.
The membership application for the 2017-2018 school year has been posted. Visit the membership page to join, or find out more here.