Portland & Chicago: More satellite parties just added for JJA Jazz Awards

NOTE: THIS POST IS FOR 2010 PARTY. Email us at jazzawards@jazzjournalists.org  to help plan a 2011 party.

 Portland and Chicago have just joined the still growing list of locales where local jazz fans will gather on Monday June 14 to celebrate the JJA Jazz Awards at their own satellite parties.

If you are in Portland, come and celebrate this year's JJA Jazz Awards at the 2010 PDX Satellite Party. Beginning at noon, this midday salute to jazz will take place at South Waterfront's Umpqua Bank and is set to feature streaming video/audio live from the New York event. The party is free and all are welcome.

2010 PDX JJA Jazz Awards Satellite Party
Monday, June 14 12pm-3:30pm PST
Umpqua Bank at South Waterfront
John Ross Building
3606 SW Bond Ave.
Portland, OR 97239
for more info: don@jazzpublicity.com or timduroche@variousartists.org

In Chicago, new JJA "A Team"  honorees Joe Segal and Geraldine deHaas are expected to attend the satellite party at  Segal's Jazz Showcase . Come celebrate the awards and congratulate them in person. The party is free and all are welcome.   
Chicago Jazz Awards Satellite Party
Monday, June 14 2:30-5:30pm local time
Jazz Showcase
806 South Plymouth Court

for more info: Susana Sandoval, sussand@aol.com 312 375 0250
Parties are also planned for other locales.

Not in one of the  places where there's a satellite party? There are lots of other ways you can participate:

Watch the JJA Jazz Awards live online
But if you are out of reach of any of the awards parties you can still  participate by watching the streaming video of the awards presentations together with your friends.  Live streaming video will be available on this site during the Awards gala starting at 3:30pm EDT.

 Come to the NYC Awards gala!
Of course, if you are in the New York area you shouldn't  miss the awards presentation and reception at City Winery. Buy your tickets online now.

And --wherever you are-- please consider making a donation to the JJA to support our work of spreading the word about jazz