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 […]

“Hot House” Art Show


We are pleased to announce the opening of our juried group show “Hot House,” named after the title of a bebop standard composed by American jazz musician Tadd Dameron in 1945. Of course here in The Valley we feel much like we are living in a ‘Hot House’ during the summer months, so this Exhibit is […]

The Nash Summer Workshops


The Nash is proud to announce the return of our Summer Jazz Workshops! This program is a great opportunity for people of all ages and skill levels to learn from our distinguished faculty in a small group setting, while interacting with other aspiring musicians. The workshops cover a wide variety of topics and offer something […]