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Jazz Education Network

Mission Statement

The Jazz Education Network is dedicated to building the jazz arts community by advancing education, promoting performance and developing new audiences.

Benefits of being a member of the UNC Chapter of JEN:

  • One of the largest student jazz chapters in the world
  • Bringing guest artists and clinicians to UNC
  • Participate in the UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival
  • Weekly jam sessions
  • Gain access to Jazz Education Resources
  • Interactive big band, small group, and vocal jazz clinics
  • Be up to date on local jazz concerts/events
  • Transportation to local jazz events
  • Jazz up your resume

2012-13 JEN Student Chapter Officers

    Brian Claxton– President
  1. Joel Harris – Vice President
  2. Ashlee Varner – Secretary
  3. Patrick Atwater – Treasurer
  4. Braun Khan– Ombudsman
  5. Briana Carrasquillo -- Artist Liaison

Please check the JEN board outside the Jazz Studies Office for upcoming jam sessions and other events.
National website may be visited at