New Members:

Are you interested in becoming a WIJO Member?

Do I qualify to be a WIJO Member, What do I need to do to become a WIJO Member, and What does it mean to be a “WIJO Member”?

In order to qualify for WIJO Membership, you must be vetted by our leadership team, and approved as fulfilling the following requirements:

-Identify as a Woman or Non-Binary or Gender Neutral Person

-Are a Professional, Performing Jazz Musician

You will need to provide the following information in order to become a WIJO Member:


-Primary Instrument

-Email Address

-Website (Optional)

(See the “WIJO New Member Request Form”, linked above)

What does it mean to be a WIJO Member?

-Name and Contact Info Listed in our “WIJO Members” Database.

-Receive information about all WIJO events, including invitations to our member-only private meetings, hangs, and more.

-Receive regular organization updates, including meeting notes/agendas and any resources offered in meetings.

-Opportunity to provide input for shaping WIJO, and the opportunity to lead or be a committee member on any WIJO projects and initiatives.

-You may be recommended for work (gigs/teaching/etc) via WIJO sending your contact information to people who contact the organization, looking for musicians/educators for hire.

-Invitation to be featured in WIJO events and promotions, such as WIJO on WKCR Musicians Show, featuring music by all WIJO Members.

-Gig promotion through our weekly "WIJO Weekly Gig Posting" on FB and other Social Media posts.

-Association with WIJO publicly.

-Access to WIJO Partnerships, such as Jazzahead! Conference, Radio programs like Jazz After Hours, Jazz Happening Now, WKCR, and more.

Current Members:


Upcoming WIJO Monthly Meetings: Save The Dates!

November 15, 11am-2pm


December 5, 6-9pm

WIJO's Holiday Celebration!

December 18th, 8-11pm

Jazz at Kitano

No Cover Charge!