welcome to the fastest growing jazz competition
Jazz musicians from ANYWHERE in the world can showcase their talent and enter this unique Jazz Competition, simply by submitting videos online
Win big! Perform in New York City!
guaranted first prize ($)
10% from the pool ($)
Entire prize right now ($)
The winner gets to participate in the jazz Gala in New York City
We are Jazz
Starting 2017 we offer 5 different categories to enter, so every musician is likely to find something to their taste.
The judges will make the final selection of the winner, from a group of candidates selected by a combination of the committee and popular votes.
The Sky's the Limit
Since we have decided to take our competition completely online, the sky is the limit.
With over 2 million video loads, Made In New York has more than 30,000 registered jazz musicians and fans, and that number is constantly growing.
Participants around the globe
Our participants come from 55 Countries and counting every day
Great opportunity to taste the "Apple" and perform with the legendary jazz musicians in New York!
Jazz is the only music in which the same note can be played night after night but differently each time.
from the blog
Leading the Way in Online Music Competitions
For a long time the internet was the bane of the music industry, and for years it struggled to find effective ways to harness it. Upcoming musicians have particularly found it difficult to raise their profile in the digital age. The chances of creating a platform from where they can try to break into the industry have become smaller as the field becomes more crowded.
Conversation with Bobby Sanabria
Bobby Sanabria talking about jazz is music in its own right. Think about it, even his name sounds like a drum solo: bob-by-sa-nab-ria! When he talks, there’s rhythm, there’s depth, there are nods to the greats and visions of the future, and there’s his trademark ability to expand the listener’s mind. You may not know the first thing about drums and Afro-Cuban jazz but once you watch him explain the basics, you will question the quality of life without a drum set. It’s not that only his passion for jazz is contagious; Bobby Sanabria will infect you and teach you how to pass on the virus.