Image courtesy of Jupiter Jazz Society.
Over a year ago, the Jupiter Jazz Society was a community of jazz musicians and fans who gathered to enjoy and make connections; it has grown to a 400 member Society. It is now a 501© (3) nonprofit of individuals also intent on preserving “live improvised music in Jupiter, to generate more interest in jazz, and to perform in future community events.”
Longtime Jupiter residents, Cherie and Rick Moore, are co-founders of the Jupiter Jazz Society. Rick has played jazz piano professionally for more than 40 years. The Moore’s founded the jazz society in hopes of making Jupiter a cultural capital for jazz. They feel jazz has a very bright future in our community. It is easy to find different types of “rock,