EP-65 • 17 min 23 sec

Jazz Outreach Initiative: Connecting the Language of Music to the Language of Life

Join us as we dive into the vibrant world of jazz and explore its influence on American culture. In this episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with Donny Thompson, the executive director of Jazz Outreach Initiative (JOI). JOI is a nationally recognized educational nonprofit based in Las Vegas, Nevada, dedicated to connecting young people with the rich and diverse world of jazz. Donny holds a bachelor's degree in music from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and a master's degree in nonprofit administration from Louisiana State University. With his passion for education, music, and philanthropy, Donny has been instrumental in supporting jazz programs and initiatives across the Las Vegas Valley.
Podcast Guest
Donny Thompson
Published on
May 26, 2023

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