JAM Musician Rehearsals and Performances  


JAM Musician's Original Arrangement

JAM Musician and Teacher, Shane Long, arranged and performed all 4 parts on bass and drums in his rendition of "Isn't She Lovely". This video contributed to his 2022 acceptance into NYU's music education undergraduate program!

JAM in Southern CT

Clip from JAM's Fall 2021 concert with musicians and teachers from the University of Bridgeport, CT.

JAM in Southern CT

Clip from JAM's Summer 2021 concert at the University of Bridgeport, CT.

JAM Founder Features and Presentations  


Advancing Equity Through Reasonable Accommodation in Music Education

Dr. Sanna Kivijärvi presenting at ABLE Assembly 2021 Conference about United Nations' reasonable accommodation policies.

Weaving Equity and Social Justice in Music Education in Times of Social Crises

Dr. Sanna Kivijärvi and Professor Emerita Kimberly McCord presenting at a panel at Finland Center Foundation in 2020.

JAM Student Using Assistive Technology

One of JAM's founders, Professor Emerita Kim McCord, was featured for her research on the Soundbrenner Pulse.

Full article: https://www.soundbrenner.com/blog/music-education-for-students-with-learning-disability/

ESA-Arts 2021 Conference Presentation

JAM Founder, Dr. Sanna Kivijärvi, presents "Reasonable accommodation as a policy instrument" at the ESA-Arts 2021 Conference at 1:22:27.