SOMERSET JAZZ CONSORTIUM AND
JAZZ GROOVE JAM
JAZZ TO LIFE FOR ALL TO HEAR
Welcome to our web site!
IN MEMORY OF:
September 2, 1928 - June 18, 2014
Jazz has lost one of its greatest figures.
He will be sorely missed
New York Times Obituary:
WE HAVE A NEW HOME!
FROM HERE ON IN OUR WEEKLY SUNDAY JAM SESSIONS ARE AT:
BOUTIQUE BOOKSTORE & CAFE
(Formerly 'To Be Continued')
420 MAIN STREET
OUR HOURS WILL
REMAIN THE SAME
FROM 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
For further details, call JIM JASION at 732-325-7464
Our mission continues.
as always, to bring you high quality Jazz at low or nonexistant cost at venues and hours that are convenient to you and your
family and your budget. a
From our beginnings at
the Sanctuary Coffeehouse in Somerville in July 2003, we have grown to a network of about 80 active jazz playing musicians
who participate in regularly scheduled jam sessions and gigs currently occurring each week on:
Sundays - 1 -
5 PM All Mondays except 3rd -
7 PM - 9 PM 3rd Monday of each month, 7 PM - 9 PM
: At: AA
( Jazz 'Hang'
starts at Noon ) ( Jim Jasion & The
SJC Horn Squad ) ( Jim Jasion & The SJC Horn
Evangelical Lutheran Church
Avenue 693 West Edgar Road
( US Hwy 1 ) 712 Roosevelt Avenue
Linden, NJ Carteret, NJ
Map Of Boutique
Bookstore & Cafe Map Of Starbucks
Map of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church
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ABOUT THE MUSIC PLAYED
BY THE SOMERSET JAZZ CONSORTIUM
Working from the 4 Real Books and other sources,
our group is proficient in various jazz sub-genres including Bebop, Hard Bop, Bossa, Swing, Mainstream, Fusion, Traditional
"Dixieland" and Latino Jazz.
Members of our regular playing network also perform at
various venues under the umbrella of The Somerset Jazz Consortium ranging from solo performers to septets. We aim to
make affordable Jazz music of a high order easily available to local audiences.