We hope you’ll take advantage of the programs we have developed, explore our Hometown Heroes, and find out more about the Jazz Philadelphia Summit.

Musician Resources


Get to know our home team with this partnership with WRTI!

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Our goal is to develop young musicians and create a respectful, mutually beneficial bond among the generations.

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The CORE Cooperative fosters a resilient and mutually supportive community through an entrepreneurship and wellness program that serves diverse cohorts of jazz musicians and professionals in Philadelphia.

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We celebrate our local community each spring with an awards program, a jam-packed schedule of jazz events, and even more Hometown Heroes profiles.

celebrate our heroes

Looking for info on jazz scholarships, teaching opportunities, workshop, or grants? Visit our Whole Notes blog.

from the whole note hub

Maria Marmarou

Philadelphia Hometown Hero

“As much as people talk about New York, Chicago, or New Orleans, Philly definitely has its own thing. It’s so communal, and it’s really cool to be a part of that.”

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Spotlight On: Nicholas Krolak

CORE Cooperative

Krolak believes that one’s artistic voice carries power “to uplift, to inspire, and to create thoughtful and meaningful change.”

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President’s Letter: November 2022

Jazz Summit 2022 Recap

Read about all the unique moments that made this such a memorable Summit — from inspiring keynote presentations and informative sessions to receptions, CORE cooperative performances and awards!

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