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31 Jazz Artists Receive Nearly $360,000 from Jazz Road to Support Tours

Nonprofit initiative will bring musicians including Jaimie Branch and William Parker to underserved communities

Jaimie Branch
Jaimie Branch (photo: Peter Gannushkin)

Thirty-one jazz artists have been selected to receive $359,600 collectively from Jazz Road, the national initiative led by South Arts, a nonprofit regional arts organization based in Atlanta. 

The money is intended to help support tours that will reach rural, isolated, and underserved communities as well as more traditional venues. 

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