Jazz at Lincoln Center is inviting the public to vote for the next class of inductees to the Nesuhi Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame. Seton Hawkins, manager of Educational Resources and Public Programming for Jazz at Lincoln Center, joined First Take by phone to explain the process.
On line voting is open now and will close on February 14, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. EST (9:59 p.m. MST). The 2014 NEJHF class will be announced on February 17, 2014, and the inductees will be celebrated on June 9 at a private ceremony in New York.
Jazz at Lincoln Center is soliciting votes from fans in its annual Nesuhi Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame (NEJHF) induction process. Beginning today, the public can cast votes online for the artists of who have been nominated. Voting will close on February 14, at 11:59 p.m.