NEA Jazz Masters 2022
Free concert and stream from SFJAZZ Center


THU, MAR 31, 2022 · 7:30PM PT

On Thursday, March 31 at 7:30PM PT (10:30PM ET), the National Endowment for the Arts, in collaboration with SFJAZZ, will honor the 2022 NEA Jazz Masters – Stanley ClarkeDonald Harrison, Jr.Billy Hart, and Cassandra Wilson. The concert will kick off a year-long celebration of the 40th anniversary of the program with a free concert and online broadcast from the SFJAZZ Center.

This free and open to the public concert event will be hosted by 2018 NEA Jazz Master Dianne Reeves, and include performances by 2022 honorees Stanley Clarke, Billy Hart, and Donald Harrison, Jr., as well as Jeremiah CollierJoe DysonEthan IversonDan KaufmanSalar NaderNoriatsu NaraokaRuslan SirotaBen Street, and Mark Turner, as well as the SFJAZZ Collective: Matt BrewerEtienne CharlesMartin Luther McCoyGretchen ParlatoChris PotterDavid SanchezKendrick ScottEdward Simon, and Warren Wolf, plus Skylar Tang, a 16-year-old trumpeter and a member of the SFJAZZ High School All-Stars.

The evening will also include remarks by NEA Chair Dr. Maria Rosario Jackson and Founder and Executive Artistic Director of SFJAZZRandall Kline.

How to Watch:The live webcast of the 2022 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert will begin on March 31 at 7:30 p.m. PT/10:30 p.m. ET at and and on Facebook. An archive of the webcast available following the event at

In addition, the following websites will also share the live webcast: All About Jazz and Jazz Near YouBlues AlleyBMIDownBeatHerbie Hancock Institute of JazzJazzTimesKQEDNational Endowment for the HumanitiesNational Museum of African American History and CultureNational Museum of American HistoryNPR MusicWBGOWRTIWZUMVoice of America’s AlbanianArmenianBosnianCreoleEnglish to AfricaFrench to AfricaGeorgianMacedonianPersianRussianSerbianSpanish, and Ukrainian services, and VOA Zimbabwe’s Ndebeleand Shona sections. (Subject to change.)

How to Listen:The following radio stations will share the radio broadcast of the event: KCSM 91.1 FM(San Mateo, CA), KKJZ (Los Angeles, CA), SiriusXM Channel 67 Real JazzWBGO 88.3 FM (Newark, NJ), WDCB 90.9 FM (Chicago, IL), WPFW 89.3 FM (Washington, DC), and WZUM 88.1 FM (Pittsburgh, PA). (Subject to change. Radio broadcasts may occur at later times; contact the radio stations for more information.)