[jja-announce] JJA NYC journalism conference at a glance

JJA, President president at jazzjournalists.org
Thu Jan 7 06:55:39 EST 2010


Members -- this is the quick rundown of activities JJA members may attend in
NYC Jan 8 - 12. Reservations are required for APAP sessions (see below) and
NEA events (contact (hutterv at arts.gov), and JJA eMedia workshops and
cocktail party (for these, see details at
https://sites.google.com/a/jazzjournalists.org/jja-events/ny-jan-2010-conference
).

Friday, Jan 8 --

   - 9 am - 12 noon, APAP Classical, Jazz, Contemporary & New Music Forum
   (open to the public, New York Hilton, 53rd & 6th Ave; room tba)
   - 3 pm - 5 pm, JJA session, "Meet the Jazz Journalists," open to the
   public, Sheraton Hotel & Towers, 811 7th Ave at 52nd St.,  Room E, Executive
   Conference Suite
   - 6 pm - 4 am, Winter Jazzfest (contact KSmithpr at earthlink.net for
   credentials)

Saturday, Jan 9 --

   - 11 am, JJA eMedia workshop, Video for the Web tutorial,
   pre-registration necessary, Mediakite Training Center, 247 W. 30th St.
   - 2 pm - 4 pm, JJA session, "The Jazz Journalists' Job Now,"  open to the
   public, Sheraton Hotel & Towers, 811 7th Ave at 52nd St.,  Room E, Executive
   Conference Suite
   - 6 pm - 4 am, Winter Jazzfest (contact KSmithpr at earthlink.net for
   credentials)

Sunday, Jan 10 --

   - 2 pm - 4 pm, JJA session, "Getting the Word Out," open to the
   public,  Sheraton Hotel & Towers, 811 7th Ave at 52nd St.,  Room E,
   Executive Conference Suite
   - 5 pm - 7 pm, cocktail party, Names and Faces bar and lounge, 161 W.
   54th St.
   - 9 pm - 3 am, globalFEST, Webster Hall, 125 E. 11th, contact
   music at rockpaperscissors.com for credentials)

Monday, Jan 11 --

   - 11 am - noon, APAP,  Meet the Jazz Masters reservations required,
   http://www.apapconference.org/meet-the-jazz-masters.html
   - 2 - 4 pm, JJA eMedia workshop, Blogs for Journalists, pre-registration
   necessary, New School Jazz performance space, 5th floor, 55 W. 13th St.

Tuesday, Jan 12 --

   - noon - 1:30,NEA  Luncheon conversation for Jazz Journalists,
   rsvp at arts.gov, New York Hilton, 6th Ave and 53rd St.
   - 3 - 5 pm APAP Jazz Forum: Tomorrow's Jazz Audiences: Where Are
   They?,  reservation
   http://www.apapconference.org/tomorrow-jazz-audiences.html, NY Hilton
   - 6:30 pm NEA group photos of the Jazz Masters, Jazz at Lincoln Center,
   Columbus Circle
   - 7:30 pm NEA Jazz Masters Award Ceremony and Concert, Jazz at Lincoln
   Center, Columbus Circle, tickets required

Hope to see you there. Some sessions will be documented; conference will be
reported on at Jazzhouse and/or in Jazz Notes.

Howard


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