Central PA Friends of Jazz

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 are proudly celebrating 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!

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 - we need your support!

AUGUST 27-30 

35TH ANNUAL CENTRAL PA JAZZ FESTIVAL

Thanks to all who participated in our very successful

35th Annual Central PA Jazz Festival!!


 

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2015 FALL CONCERT SERIES
SEPTEMBER 11 - FRIENDS OF JAZZ NIGHT   6:30-10PM
THE DAUPHIN COUNTY JAZZ & WINE FEST

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8:30pm - SPANISH HARLEM ORCHESTRA

6:30pm - Dred "Perky" Scott and the Steve Rudolph Trio

The first of our Fall Concerts - Ft. Hunter Park, Harrisburg PA    6:30-10PM

 

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OCTOBER 11 – TERELL STAFFORD QUINTET 

3PM  Temple University Jazz Ensemble

4PM  Terell Stafford Quntet

Fall Concert Series

POLLOCK CENTER FOR THE ARTS, CAMP HILL, PA

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NOVEMBER 29 – FARID BARRON - 3PM

STRIDE AND RAGTIME PIANO

WITF PUBLIC MEDIA CENTER, HARRISBURG PA

Fall Concert Series

 

 

 

 

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