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Durham Jazz Workshop / Sharp 9 Gallery

  • 4608-L Industry Lane
  • Durham, NC 27713
  • Primary: (919) 486-5299

The Durham Jazz Workshop (DJW) is a non-for-profit, 501(c)3 organization which provides the Jazz community of the Triangle with educational programs, performances, and special events. The DJW runs classes throughout the year for music students interested in exploring the art of improvisation.

Group classes available. Courses run in 6-week cycles. Click here for course schedule.


Performances for the DJW are in the on-site Sharp 9 Gallery.

The Durham Jazz Workshop can also assemble bands for special events, both on and off-site.

  • Business Hours: The Sharp 9 Gallery is open during concert evenings: 7:30-10:30pm, most Fridays/Saturdays.
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Durham Jazz Workshop / Sharp 9 Gallery Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 1
  • Total Sqft.: 1,500
  • Theatre Capacity: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 50
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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604