Welcome to the home of The Northcoast Jazz Collective, Cleveland's
premier jazz band! Here you will find news about the group,
listings of upcoming performances, pictures, sounds and
biographical info on all the band members.
 

The
Northcoast Jazz Collective (NJC) is one of the best jazz groups in the
Cleveland area, and one of the better known. Voted Best Jazz group by
readers of The Free times in 2008 and by readers of Scene Magazine in
2009, the NJC has performed at nearly all of the jazz venues in the area. It
has had numerous engagements at Fat Fish Blue, Melange Restaurant,
Boulevard Blue, The Grotto, Sasa Bistro and Jazz 28. The band has been
featured at numerous festivals such as Ingenuity Fest, Madison Jazz Festival,
Berea Arts Fest, Sparx in the City, the Warehouse Fest  and many private
gigs.

The NJC plays straight-up modern jazz that is creative, emotional and
accessible. And it swings! Most of its repertoire is comprised of original
compositions with some arrangements of modern jazz standards.

NJC are all members in good standing of the
Cleveland Federation of
Musicians Local 4. The Band’s success can be attributed to the high quality
musicianship of its members. Personnel include band leader Mark Grey on
drums, John Gallo on acoustic bass, Dave Frank on tenor sax, soprano sax
and flute, and Dan Maier on piano.  NJC is available for club dates, private
parties and other events. For booking contact Mark Grey at (216) 870-9117
or
mgrey@northcoastjazzcollective.com
Also check us out on Facebook!!!
NJC News
Last Update: 04/12/14
Upcoming Shows:

Saturday, May 10, 2014
Rockefellers
7:30-10:30 pm

Friday, May 23, 2014
Secret Cellar
8-11 pm

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Private Party

Thursday, June 5, 2014
University Heights Concert Series
@Wiley Middle School
7-8:30 pm

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Rockefellers
7:30-10:30 pm
NJC was featured in a piece about Nighttown on the PBS
program 'Live from the Circle with Michael Ruhlman'. Check it
out!
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The Cleveland Scene/Free Times 2008 and 2009 Best Jazz Act
Feature by the Record Courier on NJC prior to
their March 29 show at Secret Cellar in Kent, OH.
Included also is the link to the podcast of the phone
interview.