NJPAC Celebrates James Moody

Join NJPAC for these FREE family events presented by NJPAC Community Engagement and Ahavas Shalom/ The Jewish Museum of New Jersey.

A Tribute to James Moody                                                                                              

Sunday, October 15 • 2 - 4PM                                                                                              

Enjoy some of James Moody's hits played by NJPAC's Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens accompanied by Mark Gross, accomplished saxophonist and NJPAC Teaching Artist. RSVP HERE


The Third Annual Family Jazz Collage Workshop                                                          

Sunday, November 12 • 12 - 2PM                                                                                        

Show off the artist in you! Create works of art with Newark's own Mansa K. Mussa featuring images of James Moody. RSVP HERE


Celebrate James Moody: Jazz Panel                                                                                

Sunday, November 12 • 2 - 4PM                                                                                          

Join in a panel of local jazz experts to discuss the life and musical impact of James Moody in Newark and beyond.                                                                                                          

Moderator: Sheila Anderson, WBGO                                                                                      

Panelist: Linda Moody, Wife of James Moody                                                                        

Wayne Winborne, Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies                                                              

Mark Gross, NJPAC, Director of Jazz Instruction RSVP HERE


All events are held at:                                                                                                          

Jewish Museum of New Jersey                                                                                              

145 Broadway, Newark, NJ            


RSVP is required as space is limited.                                                                                

To RSVP visit njpac.org/community or contact Carmen Samuel at [email protected] or 973.297.5138


For more information about the TD James Moody Festival and Jazz at NJPAC, visit njpac.org/moodyjazz