Ballard Jazz Festival http://kplu.org en April is Jazz Appreciation Month http://kplu.org/post/april-jazz-appreciation-month <p>April 2011 is the 10th anniversary of <a href="http://www.smithsonianjazz.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=66&amp;Itemid=36">Jazz Appreciation Month</a> (JAM), presented by the Smithsonian Institution&#39;s National Museum of American History. &nbsp;</p><p>The annual celebration pays tribute to jazz both as an historic and living art form, and encourages educators, jazz societies, musicians and the general public throughout the country to take part.</p><p> Fri, 01 Apr 2011 21:02:52 +0000 Robin Lloyd 1103 at http://kplu.org April is Jazz Appreciation Month