Welcome!

This is the website of the Louisville Jazz Society. We are your source for information and your key to getting involved in the local jazz scene. We are a not-for-profit community organization serving the metro Louisville, Kentucky, and southern Indiana regions. Whether you’re a long-time jazz fan or you’re just beginning to explore and enjoy jazz, we’re glad you’re here – and we hope you’ll enjoy our website.

We are dedicated to the promotion and enjoyment of all forms of jazz throughout our community. We help musicians and listeners get connected, we also support a variety of educational programs and sponsor many jazz events and activities.

Welcome!

This is the website of the Louisville Jazz Society. We are your source for information and your key to getting involved in the local jazz scene. We are a not-for-profit community organization serving the metro Louisville, Kentucky, and southern Indiana regions. Whether you’re a long-time jazz fan or you’re just beginning to explore and enjoy jazz, we’re glad you’re here – and we hope you’ll enjoy our website.

We are dedicated to the promotion and enjoyment of all forms of jazz throughout our community. We help musicians and listeners get connected, we also support a variety of educational programs and sponsor many jazz events and activities.

Doug Finke Big Band

Mellwood Art Center 1860 Mellwood Ave, Louisville, KY

The Friends Big Band plays original jazz works by Louisville’s master musicians and composers. It is comprised of some of the top jazz musicians in the Louisville/Southern Indiana area. Led […]

$15

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College Performances

Louisville Jazz Workshops

UofL School of Music West Brandeis Ave, Louisville, Kentucky

Adult 18+All InstrumentsAll Abilities Due to University COVID restrictions enrollment is limited, spots are still available.  Visiting artists include and are the featured performers on July 6: The faculty includes: […]

$750

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Latest News

  • Pre-Concert Artist Interview with Megan Pund
    Megan Pund talks about how she got into jazz and what you can expect to hear at her upcoming Signature Series Concert.
  • Student Spotlight: Jeremy Lanas
    This excerpt from Jeremy Lanas’ senior recital highlights both Jeremy’s own prodigious ability and that of his quintet on this beautiful odd meter composition by Bob Reynolds.
  • Nostalgia In Times Square
    UofL Jazz Faculty Spotlight: Gabe Evens and Chris Fitzgerald pay tribute to the great Charles Mingus with this duo version of ‘Nostalgia In Times Square.’
  • Harry Pickens Trio – Oct 31, 2021
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Louisville’s Rich Jazz History

Louisville has worked diligently to keep pace with the world of entertainment in many different milieus, not the least of which is the musical form called, “Jazz”.

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