FJC Harold Brooks Memorial Internship

The Fredericksburg Jazz Collective is launching an internship program for college upperclassmen. Inspired by the legacy of mentorship established by the late Harold A. Brooks, Productions Director for the FJC, the program will provide a college student an opportunity to gain experience with a nonprofit devoted to the preservation and understanding of jazz music. Each semester, the intern will:

FJC bids farewell to a founding father : Harold Brooks

Harold A. Brooks, the Jazz Collective's Productions Director and a founding member, passed away Monday, Oct. 29th. An inspiration to all who knew him, Harold gave generously of his time and money to advance the cause of keeping jazz alive and well in Fredericksburg. Whether he was mentoring young students, planning our public presentations, playing keyboards at our jazz jams, or bringing us new ideas from other regional jazz organizations, Harold kept a positive attitude and helpful demeanor throughout.

Agenda for 5/10/18 Ad-Hoc Planning Meeting

Here is the tentative agenda for 6 PM May 10th, Meeting Room #2, CRRL Library Main Branch, 1201 Caroline St., downtown Fredericksburg.

1. Sonja Wise Frdbrg Parks & Rec will be present to hear FJC's Jazz Week Plans and to offer suggestions/support
2. Treasurer's report
3. Spotsy Art Fest Aug.
4. Vice Chair position
5. FAM Concert 7/718
6. Jazz week
7. FAC Social 5/17/18
8. Who should be able to post on FJC calendar?
9. Tee shirts
10. Other items?

GM Meeting and other upcoming events!

Hi Fredericksburg Jazz Collective members and friends!

Tomorrow (Thursday) we will be holding our yearly General Membership meeting. If you can make only one FJC meeting a year, make it this one! We will be electing new officers (yes, you can nominate yourself!), discussing the upcoming Jazz Festival, and hearing your recommendations on how we can better serve you.

General Membership Meeting
Tomorrow Thursday 13 July
Meeting Room #2
CRRL Main Library
1201 Caroline St., Downtown Fredericksburg

The new website is up!


Our new domain name is

Please update your bookmarks and email address list accordingly!

Check out all the cool things you can do with this new site. Please note that some features are only available to paid members.