New Jazz Works

Application Deadline: 03/03/16

Please note: Application cycle is currently closed.


CMA supports the creation of new works by professional U.S.-based jazz artists and helps assure that these compositions will be heard through live performances and recordings. The New Jazz Works program has provided support for more than 170 works that reflect the multiple styles of contemporary jazz.


The New Jazz Works program is funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.


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