The mission of the Friends of John Coltrane, a charitable 501(c) 3 organization, is to preserve and celebrate the life and music of John Coltrane and to enrich the lives of others through the introduction of jazz and other musical genres.
The objectives of the Festival are to:
- Bring a signature event to the city of High Point that demonstrates the significance of High Point in the life of John Coltrane and the cultural and economic vitality of the city; and
- Help educate and promote jazz and other musical genres to the youth of our communities.
For more information, go to www.friendsofjohncoltrane.com or email us.