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Earshot Jazz Festival volunteers Angela, Mark, and Halynn.
Photo by Caitlin Peterkin.

Earshot Jazz Festival Volunteers

Earshot Jazz is seeking volunteers for the 28th annual Earshot Jazz Festival, October 7-November 11. Please see earshot.org/festival-volunteers-2016/ for more information.

Jack Straw Artist Residency

Jack Straw Artist Residency programs offer established and emerging artists in diverse disciplines an opportunity to explore the creative use of sound through residences in their recording studios and participation in various presentation programs. Artists may apply to only one program per year.

Deadline is 5pm on Monday, October 31. Applications and more information available at jackstraw.org.

Chamber Music America Opportunities

Nominations for the 2017 CMAcclaim Award are now open. CMA members are invited to submit a nomination for the award, which brings national recognition to an individual, ensemble, or organization whose work in small ensemble music has had a significant cultural impact on a local or regional community. Deadline to submit nominations is October 7.

The deadline to submit for CMA’s Presenter Consortium for Jazz is October 30.

Registration for CMA’s 2017 National Conference – to be held January 12-15 in NYC – is now open. Early-bird registration ensures discounted access to dozens of expert-led panels and workshops, performances, and exhibits, and countless opportunities to network with other chamber music professionals and enthusiasts.

More info and applications available at chamber-music.org.

Write Earshot Jazz

The Earshot Jazz magazine reflects and shares the many ways that jazz intersects with lives in the Northwest. Earshot Jazz is seeking submissions from writers: Please email story pitches, comments, news and announcements to editor@earshot.org.

Help the Jazz Around the Sound Calendar

Please email news and announcements about jazz gigs, concerts and community events to jazzcalendar@earshot.org.