Neal Sapper and the New World ‘n’ Jazz team have been consistently recognized as the leading promotional service in the Jazz, Smooth Jazz, and World Music genres. Neal Sapper has more than 30 years of dedicated experience and is a ten-time winner of the prestigious Radio & Records, Gavin & JazzWeek awards for Jazz and Smooth Jazz Independent Promotion Person of the Year.

Meet the Team


New World ‘n’ Jazz was founded in 1992 by Neal Sapper. Throughout the years, we have worked with a broad range of clients–from major labels to independent artists–to develop radio promotional campaigns that get airplay. In addition to a tailored promotional approach, we continuously follow up with radio stations in key markets and track the progress of your project.

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Hard work, great relationships, and good music are our keys to success. Over the years we have built relationships with key decision makers and reviewers in 400+ radio stations in the United States and Canada. The quality of our artists and the persistence of our efforts have created a reputation for excellence that helps our artists get played.

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It’s all about the music! Being a part of an artist’s success is the driving force behind our persistence.
New World ‘n’ Jazz has the privilege of working with some of the most talented performers and exposing the best new releases in Jazz, Smooth Jazz, and World Music to listeners around the globe. For us, the only thing better than helping a great single climb the charts is helping an emerging artist find and build an audience of passionate music lovers. Explore a selection of our recent projects below to hear what is exciting our ears this season.

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We look forward to hearing from you, whether you are an artist or label interested in our promotion services or a radio station looking for artist info, liners, interview opportunities, and more.

West Coast Office

Neal SapperPresident

1353 Denlyn Street
Novato, CA 94947
+1 (415) 895-5527

East Coast Office

Matt HughesDirector of National Promotion

81 Hollywood Ave
Farmingdale, NJ 07727
+1 (732) 835 5050