The year's best producers of short* jazz content

*140 characters or less, on Twitter

The Shorty Awards honors the year's best content producers on Twitter.

The first annual Shorty Awards Ceremony was held on February 11, 2009. Read what the press had to say about it and watch video from the night. Get news about next year's awards and who to follow on Twitter by joining the email list, subscribing to the blog, or following @ShortyNews on Twitter.

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Top nominees in jazz




I nominate @ElementsofJazz in category #music because she shares her love of jazz!

I nominate @ElementsofJazz for a Shorty Award for #jazz for her promotion of jazz music.

I nominate @ElementsofJazz for a Shorty Award in #music because her tweets bring all the Jazz boys & girls to the yard.




I nominate @redraspus for #jazz because he was the first guy I saw tweet about Freddie Hubbard's death

I nominate @redraspus for #jazz because he is all over the Seattle jazz scene

I nominate @redraspus for #music because he lives & breathes Seattle jazz and shares his passion with the rest of us!




I nominate @nwjerseyliz in category #writers.

I nominate @nwjerseyliz in #personal for always being available (and chipper) in the wee hours of the morning

Wow. @nwjerseyliz nominated me for a #algoreaward Shorty Award?