Community Outreach

Spreading the wonders of jazz and musical improvisation one student and one classroom at a time.
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Outreach Programs

The Nash visits K-12 schools throughout the Greater Phoenix area on a regular basis. Clinics are administered by the Director of Education, Clark Gibson, Director of the Nash Women's Initiative, Mary Petrich, as well as The Nash Interns. Please reach out to Dr. Clark Gibson to schedule your school visit.

Act One

Act One provides transportation for children in Title I schools throughout the Valley to attend cultural activities. The Nash introduces these kids to jazz through our exclusive "Intro to Jazz" performances.

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Hot Dogs & Jazz

September through May, The Nash Interns perform a jazz education show at The Nash. The free shows are on the last Saturday of the month and run from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — the perfect time to attract a crowd with great live music and a hot-dog cart!

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Wine & Jazz

The Nash Jazz and Wine Club is an adult outreach program that meets at different wineries throughout the year to discuss classic jazz records over a bottle of wine. To receive emails about where and when upcoming wine and and jazz events are being held please contact Clark Gibson at