Central PA Friends of Jazz

CENTRAL PA FRIENDS OF 

Welcome!

The Central Pennsylvania Friends of Jazz is dedicated to the education, promotion and presentation of Jazz, America's original art form.

Formed in 1980, CPFJ is a non-profit membership organization serving a diverse community of jazz lovers and students in South Central Pennsylvania.   We proudly celebrated our 35th year in 2015!!    

Go to our Membership Page to join!

We produce a Spring & Fall Concert Series, six concerts annually; the Central PA Jazz Festival; our annual Picnic, Jam Sessions, and other events.  

CPFJ annually hosts the Central PA Jazz Camp for students 10 - 21, a scholarship program, and the CPFJ Youth Band.    

THE ViBE, Central PA's Jazz Newsletter, is published 10 times a year and is available on this web site.

Looking for news of Central PA concerts and clubs - go to the latest issue of our newsletter - The ViBE..

Wondering what our associated organizations are presenting - the Pride of the Susquehanna, Music at Gretna, the Berks Jazz Festival, Dauphin County Parks - check out the "Associate Events" page.

Interested in joining the Friends of Jazz - click on Membership!

Interested in joining the YOUTH BAND, finding information about our Scholarship program, or attending our annual JAZZ CAMP - click on the Education pages.

Please enjoy our web site and come back often to see updated concert news, order tickets, or read the latest issue of The ViBE.  Please join the Central PA Friends of Jazz - your support keeps Jazz alive in Central PA!

 

 

    SPECIAL EVENT! - MONDAY, DECEMBER 28TH - 7-10PM

 

THANKS TO ALL WHO CAME OUT TO SUPPORT

RON WATERS TRIBUTE AT RIVER CITY AND 

THE NEW RON WATERS SCHOLARSHIP FUND.

DONATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED NOW!!

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

 

SPRING CONCERT SERIES

 

Sun., April 3rd – Pollock Center, Camp Hill – 3pm – Artist TBA

 

 Sun., May 22nd HAAC – Rose Lehrman Arts Center – 3pm – Artist TBA

 

 Friday, June 17th – 7:30pm concert at Messiah College’s Parmer Hall – part of the Cent. PA Jazz Camp – Artist TBA

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CENTRAL PA JAZZ CAMP - JUNE 15-18

Messiah College

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CENTRAL PA FRIENDS OF JAZZ STAGE @

the Patriot News  ARTS FEST -  May 28-30

Front & Walnut Sts. Riverfront Park, Harrisburg 

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CENTRAL PA JAZZ FESTIVAL  -  Aug. 11-14

Various locations...

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FALL CONCERT SERIES:

 

"Friends of Jazz" Night @ the DAUPHIN COUNTY JAZZ & WINE FEST

Sept. 9   6:30-10pm

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FALL CONCERT SERIES:

 Oct. 16 - TBA

Nov. 27 - Wyndridge Farm, Dallastown PA

 

 

 

 

 

 

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