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JAC Announces New “Jazz in the Joint” Program

First performance scheduled for Oct. 4

"Jazz in the Joint" creator Steve Simon

Jazz Artists of Charleston (JAC) has announced the launch of “Jazz in the Joint,” a community service program created by JAC board member Steve Simon that will bring jazz music to South Carolina’s jails and prisons.

“My hope is that, through the transformative power of music and outreach programs like this, inmates of prisons and jails throughout the country will have a few hours to forget where they are and to realize that people they’ve never met care about them,” said Simon in a press release.

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