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The Jazz Series
Founded in 1995 as a community-based all-jazz concert producing and educational organization, the "We Always Swing" ® Jazz Series' mission is to: present, promote, preserve and celebrate the great American art form known as "Jazz." The Jazz Series, its performances, educational activities and publications are administered by "We Always Swing," ® Inc., a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. The Jazz Series is an affiliated program the University of Missouri's College of Arts & Science. Support for the Jazz Series arrives via ticket revenue and via federal, state and local agencies through grant and contract programs. Additional funding is secured from a variety of national, regional and local corporations and businesses, as well as through the generous tax-deductible contributions from individuals.
The Jazz Series would like to thank the University of Missouri Applications Development Network for creating our fantastic Jazz Series iPhone app. Look for it in the iTunes App Store.
Board of Directors
- Brian Steffens, President
- Gregory H. Croll, Treasurer
- Bill Parks, Secretary
- Barbara Glenn, Judy Freeman, Judy Knudson, Michael O'Brien, Sallee Purcell, Barbara Tellerman, Arthur White, Annelle Whitt