CENTRAL PA FRIENDS OF
The Central Pennsylvania Friends of Jazz is dedicated to the education, promotion and presentation of Jazz, America's original art form.
Embracing tradition....moving it forward to create new legacies...
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!!
EDUCATION: CPFJ annually hosts the Central PA Jazz Camp for students aged 10 - 21, a college scholarship program, and the CPFJ Youth Band - an improvising ensemble that performs frequently throughout Central PA.
THE ViBE, Central PA's Jazz Newsletter, is published 10 times a year and is also available on this web site - if you're looking for news of jazz events, concert or clubs, stay up to date by reading The ViBE!
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 or contribute to CPFJ - your support keeps Jazz alive in Central PA!
Visit our ONLINE STORE to contribute
or call the Office 717-540-1010
2016 CPFJ EVENTS:
SPRING CONCERT SERIES:
Sun., April 3rd – Pollock Center, Camp Hill – 3pm
Peter Bernstein Trio
Sun., May 22nd HAAC – Rose Lehrman Arts Center – 3pm –
Friday, June 17th – 7:30pm - Messiah College’s Parmer Hall
Monday, May 9th - 7pm - River City Blues Club, Harrisburg PA
Slippery Rock Jazz Ensemble - CPFJ Scholarship Fundraiser
Sat., May 28th - Sun., May 30th - Riverfront Park, Hbg PA
August 11th to 15th - Central PA Jazz Festival
FALL CONCERT SERIES:
Fri., Sept. 9th - Dauphin Co. Jazz & Wine Fest
1st Fall Concert
Central PA Friends of Jazz Night
feat. Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio & Leon Foster Thomas Quintet
Sun., Oct. 9th - Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center (HMAC)
2nd Fall Concert - Harry Allen Quartet & Hilary Gardner
Sun. November 27th - Wyndridge Farm, Dallastown PA
3rd Fall Concert Pat Martino Trio
Wednesday, October 26th - River City Blues Club 7:30pm
Moutin Brothers feat. Jean Michele Pilc
Friday, November 18
Extra Ordinary GIVE - donate to CPFJ and many other charities!!
Tuesday, December 27 - River City Blues Club 7:00pm
Ron Waters Scholarship Fundraiser
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