Nashville’s community center for jazz, with classes, public performances, and special events. The Nashville Jazz Workshop is a non-profit organization supporting jazz musicians, jazz fans, and the jazz community.


Coming up this Wednesday, August 12, Jazz From Home features pianist Kelli Cox with Bryan Cumming and Alison Brazil. More information here.

This past Wednesday, August 5 was the first in a month of special streams devoted to women artists in honor of the Women’s Suffrage Centennial. From the Archives features a great set from Paula Chavis and the John Birdsong Quartet, recorded in March 2019. Click here for the August streaming schedule.

The July 29 From the Archives YouTube stream featured percussionist and multi-instrumentalist Giovanni Rodriguez, recorded live in the Jazz Cave in March 2017. It was a great set and you can still watch it on NJW’s YouTube Channel.

The Staff and Board of the Nashville Jazz Workshop have issued a Special Statement on Racism and Racial Equity. READ HERE

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Upcoming Classes: August

The Jazz Workshop has classes from introductory to advanced — for students just learning jazz, professionals wanting to “sharpen their edges,” and non-musicians wanting to learn more about jazz. Instructors are Nashville’s finest jazz musicians.


Color Key:

  • Instrumentalists
  • Vocalists
  • All Musicians and Enthusiasts

Session Dates: August 3 to August 21, 2020






  • Master Class
    Saturday | 2:00pm to 3:30pm
    August 22nd, $30
    Instructor: Victor Wooten