ABOUT THE PROJECT
The Catskill Jazz Factory, founded by Piers Playfair in 2012, is a dynamic, non profit jazz organization. It acts as an incubating and producing house working with world class musicians and developing fully curated programs and related education projects in the village of Tannersville, NY.
Artists who have developed projects through Catskill Jazz Factory include Aaron Diehl, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Dan Tepfer, Chris Washburn, Evan Christopher, Marcus Roberts, Charenee Wade, and Joanna Wallfisch. Programs developed through CJF have been performed at the Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College, Dizzys Club Coca Cola at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Mondavi Center, Stanford Live, SF Jazz and Detroit Institute of the Arts.