HOT JAZZ JAM, the weekly live music, dance & jam sessions, hosted by VHJS with rotating hot jazz ensembles playing 1920s & 30s vintage jazz to early swing era trad jazz, in the spirit of NOLA “hot jazz” for dancers & trad jazz lovers alike.

HOT JAZZ JAM was located at The 2nd Floor at Water St Cafe every Tuesdays. [suspended since spring 2020 due to Covid]
Please check our HOT JAZZ JAM FB Event Listings for the most up-to-date musical guest info & happenings.

The later set jam sessions are open to musical guests and moderated by the house band-leader. Your participation and contribution directly support performing musicians, and this provides a dynamic environment to spread the love for traditional hot jazz by playing live with other musicians and dancers.

Our events are created for musicians, dancers, and hot jazz lovers alike. Please spread the word and join us for an evening of live music, jamming, dancing, and fun!