Category for Jazz

NOCCA alum Jeremy Marx releases EP

NOCCA alum Jeremy Marx releases EP with “Sentry” a rock band founded at New England conservatory. Upon having released their 3rd EP this month, they are now relocating to New Orleans to take part in the thriving local music community.
 
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Fall Jazz Big Band Concert November 20

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NOCCA students at Berklee City Music Network Conference in Los Angeles

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Jazz Ensemble Scheduled To Perform At National Conference

NOCCA Jazz students are preparing for a special performance engagement at the national conference of the Arts Schools Network taking place in Denver, Colorado, October 22-25.
 
This annual conference is the highlight of the organization’s year and provides its members the opportunity to receive professional development …

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Let’s Start Celebrating Our 40th!

Film Screening and Panel Discussion
August 7 | 7:00 PM
NOCCA |Lupin Hall
Screening of Jazz Dreams II, a documentary about Jazz education in New Orleans that chronicles the early careers and education of Courtney Bryan, Jason Marsalis and Irvin Mayfield. Bryan was a student at the camp …

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In town for his jazz fest break, NOCCA alum Martin Masakowski visits with Music Department Chair Michael Pellera and provides masterclass.

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NOCCA Jazz Students Celebrate With An Evening of Original Jazz and Classical Pieces

 
NOCCA Jazz Students Celebrate With An Evening of Original Jazz and Classical Pieces
Wednesday-March 19, 7:00 PM
NOCCA-Nims Black Box Theatre
Free & Open To The Public
 
 
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) proudly presents an annual celebration of Original Jazz and Classical Pieces from NOCCA students on …

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NOCCA Alumni Part of Tysson Project

New Orleans bandleader John Michael Rouchell first gained notice back in 2008 byresponding to a dare; each week throughout the year, he wrote, recorded and posted online a new song for fans and friends to comment on and review.
In the ensuing years, the songwriter slowly gained a …

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Jazz Student Returns From GRAMMY Camp

NOCCA Jazz Student Returns From GRAMMY Camp
 
Jeffery Miller One of Thirty-Two Students Chosen
Nation-Wide To Perform
 
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is proud to share the news:  NOCCA Jazz student Jeffery Miller (12th grade student also attending Benjamin Franklin High) recently returned from …

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Jazz Student Nominated For US Presidential Scholar

NOCCA Jazz Student Nominated For United States Presidential Scholar
 
Program Established To Recognize Most Distinguished Graduating High School Seniors Who Score Exceptionally On ACT or SAT
 
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is proud to share the news that NOCCA Jazz student Elise Gonzalez (12th …

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