Projects – The Charleston Jazz Initiative
Incorporates source material and photographs from the Charleston Jazz Initiative’s (CJI) archival collection as a base for its script and cinematography. CJI is a jazz history and research project an academic and community partnership — with the College of Charleston’s Arts Management Program, Avery Research Center, and several Charleston-based community leaders and organizations. School of the Arts, College of Charleston. 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424.
NEWS – The Charleston Jazz Initiative
CJI’s co-founder Dr. Karen Chandler, an associate professor of arts management in the College of Charleston School of the Arts, will serve as the project director for the grant. She and colleague Jack McCray are producers of the Legends Festival, working with a 30-member group of Charleston arts and cultural leaders. Each is connected in some way to South Carolina and Charleston, in particular. Jack McCray’s local jazz tops. Nov 3, 2008. 1 Deep roots. With coastal South Carolina being the first place...