Sammons Center for the Arts presents Dallas Jazz Appreciation Month Open House

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Dallas Jazz Appreciation Month
Photo courtesy of Sammons Center for the Arts

North Texas celebrates Dallas Jazz Appreciation Month (D’JAM) this April with events ranging from concerts and festivals to a visual art exhibit and film screening. The annual salute is highlighted by a free concert and open house.

The event features live music by four local jazz groups:

  • Helbing Jazz Institute’s Student All-Star Combo
  • Roger Boykin Trio
  • Kelly Durbin Quartet
  • Jazz Becuzz, featuring Jason Davis with Mahogany

The event will also feature:

  • Free jazz CDs and the new “Great Day in Dallas” poster, featuring nearly 70 local jazz artists photographed by Jesse Hornbuckle.
  • D’JAM Jazz Legends Awards presentation: Sandra Kaye - Artist, Ed Soph - Educator, Teddy Davey (posthumous) - Supporter and Quamon Fowler - Innovator.

Event Details



Moody Performance Hall
2520 Flora St.
Dallas, TX 75201


Ticket Info

Admission is free.