Justice for Jazz Artists musicians are passionate advocates for fairness in the NYC music scene, and they are some of the most talented purveyors of jazz, the most American of art forms.
The 57th annual Grammy Awards are coming up this Sunday, February 8th. Unsurprisingly, many of our talented supporters are among those nominated for the music industry’s most prestigious honors.
Justice for Jazz Artists wants to thank our musician endorsers for all their hard work and congratulate them on their nominations–they are:
Rufus Reid, Best Instrumental Composition; Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
Kenny Barron, Best Improvised Jazz Solo
Fred Hersch, Best Improvised Jazz Solo; Best Jazz Instrumental Album
Joe Lovano, Best Improvised Jazz Solo
Tierney Sutton, Best Jazz Vocal Album
Jason Moran, Best Jazz Instrumental Album
Chris Walden, Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella
The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album (John Mosca and Doug Purviance, co-leaders)