Please take a look at the different contribution levels and benefits available to Jazzmania 2020 patrons. We’re always excited and incredibly thankful for your donations, and especially so in this crazy year that’s forced us to take Jazzmania virtual. 

The party is still going on, and our world-class artist lineup will be broadcast around the world for all to enjoy. Thanks again for your support!

Supporter $200 

  • Recognition on Jazzmania website
  • Free exclusive session (“Listening to Jazz: Personal Favorites”) with Lori Mechem & Roger Spencer

Patron $600

All benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to pre-Jazzmania virtual cocktail party
  • Charcuterie & bottle of wine for 2 (available to patrons in Nashville area, deadline is Monday, 10/19)

Host $1,600

All benefits, plus:

  • Charcuterie & wine for 2 or 4 (available to patrons in Nashville area, deadline is Monday, 10/19)
  • Virtual behind-the-scenes tour of NJW’s new facility

Director $2,400

All benefits plus:

  • In-person tour and luncheon in NJW’s new facility with NJW staff* 

Producer $6,000

All benefits, plus:

  • Jazz Cave Experience For You and Friends*

*Subject to all applicable COVID-19 restrictions and protocols.

Description of Benefits

“Listening to Jazz: Personal Favorites” November 14, 2020 @ noon (All levels)

Experience a fascinating listening session with Lori Mechem discussing iconic jazz performances that influenced her musical development. You may be surprised by some of her selections but insights are guaranteed. A playlist of songs to be discussed will be sent in advance. To be held on Zoom and a recording of the class will be made available on demand for 30 days. 

Virtual Cocktail Party (Patron level and above)

Warm up for Jazzmania with a virtual Cocktail Party and learn some new drink recipes from our guest bartenders! You’ll mingle with the NJW staff and several of the artists scheduled to perform. 

Charcuterie & Bottle of Wine (Patron & Host levels and above)

Chef Steven Robilio of Amerigo’s on West End will create a charcuterie selection with meats, veggies, cheeses and crostini paired with a bottle of red or white wine to enjoy during Jazzmania. Patron level donors ($600) receive a charcuterie and bottle of wine for 2, Host level donors ($1,200) may choose charcuterie for 2 or 4 and two bottles of wine. (Deadline for claiming this benefit is Monday, 10/19) 

Virtual Tour of NJW’s New Facility (Host Level and above)

Work is underway transforming our new facility at 1012 Buchanan Street into a world class jazz venue. NJW Executive Director Eric DIlts will join Lori Mechem and Roger Spencer to walk you virtually through the construction and talk about design decisions and plans for the coming year.

In Person Tour & Luncheon with NJW Staff (Director level and above)

Be one of the first to check out the new Buchanan Street Jazz Cave, tour the building and enjoy a delicious lunch with the staff from our favorite neighborhood restaurant, Slim & Husky’s. Lori may even play a tune. 

Jazz Cave Experience For You and Friends (Producer level)

Reserve the new Jazz Cave and enjoy a private evening of live music. The venue is spacious enough for a corporate event or we can set it up for an intimate, unique experience for you and a few close friends. We will work with you to find the best date and ensure a memorable night. Please note: this offer does not include food and drink and other conditions apply.