14th Annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival-‘Jazz Healing Force of The Universe’, presented by the Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium. This music series is New York City's longest continuously running grassroots festival dedicated to jazz. More than 500 artists performing in nearly 50 events at venues throughout Brooklyn. This celebration is financially accessible and open to all.
International and regionally recognized artists performing at entertainment venues, cultural, educational and faith based institutions during Jazz Appreciation Month. Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival has grown from a nine day neighborhood event to a highly anticipated month long borough-wide music series. The backbone of this community based jazz festival are the musicians and venues that keep Brooklyn's jazz scene vibrate and fuel its nightlife economy. Jazz history and its legacy is celebrated every April, nationally known as Jazz Appreciation Month.