All About Jazz

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All About Jazz
Web address
Type of site
Music, jazz, online magazine
Registration 1995
Available in English
Editor Michael Ricci
Launched 1995

All About Jazz is an online magazine[1] and website for jazz enthusiasts and industry professionals. It is based in Philadelphia.


Founded by Michael Ricci in 1995, All About Jazz is maintained by a volunteer staff of writers, editors, and musicians, and provides coverage of all genres of jazz from independent to major record label releases. As an advocacy site, All About Jazz aims to raise the awareness of jazz music, its history and its players. It has been awarded "Jazz Website of the Year" thirteen times by the Jazz Journalists Association.[2]

Ricci launched Jazz Near You, a jazz event discovery and listing platform in 2012.


  1. ^ Colwell, Richard; Hewitt, Michael (2015). "Web Sites". Teaching of Instrumental Music (4th ed.). Routledge. ISBN 1317350839. Retrieved October 31, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Jazz Journalists Association: JJA Jazz Awards - Past JJA Award Winners". Manual search required (left column). Archived from the original on July 6, 2014. Retrieved July 23, 2014. 

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