Salters Scene: A Tribute to DJANGO REINHARDT

Stephane Wrembel     On September 28th there was a tribute to the, Belgian guitarist and composer Django Reinhardt at  Pace Unviersity’s The Michael Schimmel Center.  

Harlem’s Charles Christian Inventor Of The Electric Guitar Solo (Video)

Charles Henry “Charlie” Christian (July 29, 1916 – March 2, 1942) was an American swing and jazz guitarist who lived and played the electric guitar throughout Harlem.

Love Under New Management, The Miki Howard Story – A Harlem Fave

Miki Howard is a Harlem Fave, it’s great to hear that TV ONE announced today Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story  will premiere on Sunday, June 12 at Continue Reading →

Coleman Hawkins, One Of The First Prominent Jazz Musicians In Harlem 1920’s

Coleman Randolph Hawkins November 21, 1904 – May 19, 1969, nicknamed Hawk and sometimes “Bean”, was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. One of the first prominent jazz musicians on his instrument, Continue Reading →

Reginald Hudlin And Phil Gurin Sign New The NAACP Image Award Deal

The NAACP and TV One jointly announced today that industry veterans Reginald Hudlin and Phil Gurin have signed a three-year deal to continue as executive producers for the NAACP Image Continue Reading →