About Us

Recognized by Downbeat Magazine as one of the top jazz venues in the United States, The Nash is named for “the most valuable player” in jazz (Modern Drummer Magazine), Phoenix native Lewis Nash.   Located in the heart of downtown Phoenix on “Roosevelt Row,  The Nash brings a full calendar of live performances and ensures the future of […]

“Over The Rainbow” Art Show

The Jazz standard tune “Over The Rainbow” was written by Harlen and Harberg and needs no introduction as famously recorded by Judy Garland… The beautiful theme is about renewal, hope and dreams. The lyric describes: “Somewhere over the rainbow way up high There’s a land that I heard of once in a lullaby Somewhere over […]


Support The Nash – Become a Donor! The Nash has energized the local jazz scene. It is proudly becoming a national model for broadening community engagement in jazz and for attracting student musicians and young audiences. The Nash is a non-profit organization and you can help us keep The Nash alive and vibrant by becoming a donor. […]