What’s All That Jazz About Jazz Entertainment, Appreciation, & Education

The fun way for people ages 4 to 100 to learn about jazz!

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Children posing with Shenole Latimer.

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A concert performance by Shenole Latimer for a library in Spartanburg, SC.

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“What’s All That Jazz About” is a program that’s as versatile as its creator Shenole Latimer. The program can be done in a format for kids, adults, as a concert, or any setting that will fit your audience.

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Shenole Latimer is more than a musician. He is an entertainer who knows how to leverage his personality and stage persona to keep a smile on the faces of his audience.


Audiences learn about the origins of jazz and about historically important jazz musicians. They also gain a perspective and appreciation on how to listen to jazz improvisation.


With many hundreds of appearances spanning nearly two decades and multiple states, there are ample testimonials to validate the quality of Shenole Latimer’s programs.

a proven program by a proven performer!

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What People Say

rave reviews from coast to coast

“I’ve been booking Shenole since 2006…Fantastic, he’s just absolutely fantastic!”

jude schanzereast meadow library, ny
adult programming
“Thank you for visiting us in Austin. Your program was Amazing!”

patti cookcentral library, tx
kid’s programming
“What an entertainer you are! You had the entire audience fully engaged and laughing!”

carla wellssanta maria library, ca
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