New York Jazz Academy® Memberships give musicians and music fans an opportunity to join a dynamic community of jazz lovers and receive member benefits like discounted classes, free sessions, exclusive concert invitations, and other perks, all while supporting the NYJA® mission of advancing arts education and awareness.

Membership Benefits include the following:

  • 20% off tuition* for all program offerings, including lessons, classes, and ensembles for an entire year (365 days from date of purchase).
  • Additional discounts* when enrolling in our member exclusive 1-year program plan.
  • Discounted practice room rates* in NYC.
  • Extra discounts* to special events and jam sessions.
  • Free Tickets* to select shows throughout the year.
  • Free classes* occasionally offered.
  • More perks* coming soon!

Membership Costs

NYJA® Membership costs $199/year. Membership is active and valid for a full 365 days. For example, a membership purchased on August 12, 2023 is active and valid until August 12, 2024.

How to become a member

To become a member, Purchase a Membership. It’s that simple!

Why should I support NYJA®?

If you are planning on enrolling in NYJA® classes regularly, then a NYJA® membership pays for itself very quickly. It’s a real money-saver, in addition to being a great way to become part of a larger community of jazz musicians and fans. Anyone can become a member of NYJA®, whether or not you plan on signing up for programs. By becoming a member of NYJA®, you will be supporting an organization that helps both aspiring musicians and professional teaching artists. Your membership will help NYJA® continue to offer scholarships to the neediest students, continue to offer free clinics and workshops in schools, and offer other needed services in NYC and beyond. NYJA® is a school with a worthy cause, and we are happy you are choosing to support us. Thank you!


Do you have questions about becoming a member of NYJA®? Contact us today! We look forward to hearing from you.