New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

Under the artistic direction of Irvin Mayfield, The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra (NOJO) has created a permanent national performing arts and education organization to celebrate America ’s own native musical form, with roots in the birthplace of jazz, New Orleans.

More than just a jazz ensemble, NOJO harnesses the “universal language” of music, bringing together the forces of New Orleans ’ unique international reputation to build a new model to proliferate jazz. This new model promotes and strengthens the region’s bid to become a diverse, world-class... more