Friends and neighbors: trumpet player Violet Mujica

Violet Mujica, 13, studies trumpet at Jazz House Kids, and will play in the Montclair Jazz Festival. Our latest "Friends and Neighbors."
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Montclair Jazz Festival: opening with hot licks and cool sounds

Montclair Jazz Festival kicked off on Friday, July 26 with the DJ Brother Mister party, and continued Sunday with concerts and film. Grand Finale Aug. 10.

Culture in brief: Jeree Wade at Trumpets

Montclair jazz singer Jeree Wade, who recently won Audelco Awards for "On Kentucky Aveue," performs a 3 p.m. Sunday show at Trumpets.

Montclair Jazz Festival: Support helps keep the beat

The Montclair Jazz Festival held an event for sponsors and supporters at Van Vleck House & Gardens this past Tuesday night.

Montclair Jazz Festival: Jazz score in films featured

Montclair Jazz Festival partners with Montclair Film to show a series of four films that have feature a prominent jazz score.

Montclair Jazz Festival: jazzing up the town

For its 10th anniversary, the Montclair Jazz Festival embraces the town, presenting jazz in multiple venues, and encouraging mini jazz crawls.

Art outside: Montclair offer music and film under summer skies

Montclair offers music and film outside through the summer and even into the fall, creating a summer vacation vibe on weekends.

Friends and neighbors: Richard Thompson, a Celt in the garden (with guitar)

Guitar and folk legend Richard Thompson talks about his Scottish heritage, his OBE, his musical practice and more in the latest "Friends and Neighbors."

Taubman Festival highlights young players using her technique

In the Taubman Festival 2019 at Montclair State University, 22 players under the age of 14 will perform, using Dorothy Taubman's body-healthy technique..