About Us

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The Nash is owned by Jazz in Arizona, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Located at 110 E. Roosevelt Street, Phoenix, it is named for “the most valuable player” in jazz (Modern Drummer Magazine), Phoenix native Lewis Nash. The Nash preserves the cultural treasure of American music history, showcases live performance and ensures the future of the […]

“Giant Steps” Art Show

Art at The Nash Giant Steps

“Giant Steps” and new call to artists “I’m Through With Love (scroll to bottom of page)” In celebration of the 2nd Anniversary of The Nash,  “Giant Steps” is on exhibit through January 8, 2015, showcasing art  inspired by milestones, noting the importance of taking leaps of faiths and making strides, whether literal or figurative. Our extraordinary artists […]

Thanks Sponsors and Supporters


The Nash just celebrated its 2nd anniversary, with the appearance of jazz greats Jimmy Heath, Barry Harris, and Peter Washington performing with namesake and internationally-acclaimed drummer and educator Lewis Nash. To say that The Nash has exceeded our wildest expectations would be an understatement! In a little over two years’ time, The Nash has gone […]