Seitu’s World: Harlem Swing At The Kennedy Center In Harlem

Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Seitu Oronde was on the scene at the Harlem Swing at the Kennedy Center in central Harlem, New York.

From Marcus Samuelsson To Umami-Rich Sauce, Harlem Swings At The US Open

The lineup of top chefs feeding the crowds at this year’s US Open, which begins on Monday, rivals the tennis stars — Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova and Venus Continue Reading →

The Harlem Swing Dance Society: Promoting The Lindy Hop in Harlem

By Lil Nickelson The Harlem Swing Dance Society (“THSDS”) is leading a dance renaissance in Harlem, the birth place of the lindy hop and swing. 

Perfect Your Harlem Swing With The Stars At Hampton Hills Country Club Golf Course

There is a Harlem love affair with the Hamptons, from the Harlem In The Hamptons event that celebrated the work of Dr.’ Mammie and Kenneth Clarke, Russell Simmons held the Annual Continue Reading →

The Harlem Swing Dance Society’s Recaptures Event In Harlem

During the 2015 Harlem Celebration of Harlem Week The Harlem Swing Dance Society will examine architecture, dance and nightlife of Harlem: Past, present and future.

The Spirit Moves: Harlem Swings At Maysles Cinema In Harlem

The Spirit Moves: Harlem Swings is a three part series looking at NYC popular dance in non-fiction film curated by Sophie Windsor Clive.

Harlem’s Norma “Queen Of Swing” Miller, 1919 – (Video)

Norma Miller, born December 2, 1919 -, is a Lindy hop dancer known as the “Queen of Swing”.

Interview: Famed Harlem Producer Teddy Riley Talks About His “New Jack Swing” (Video)

When Harlem man Teddy Riley looks across the pop landscape of 2017, he must feel like a proud father. Bruno Mars is currently No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, Continue Reading →

Golf Swing Coach Sean Foley Talks Golf And Life To A New Generation Of Golfers In Harlem

Golf Digest reports that in the middle of Harlem, a state-of-the-art indoor golf facility held an event with celebrated swing coach Sean Foley in support of The Bridge Golf Foundation.

World Softballers Swing In Harlem During July 4th Weekend

Every year on the Fourth of July weekend, teams from all over the country — and beyond — come to the Colonel Charles Young Playground on 145th Street in Harlem to play Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Margot Webb, Queen Of The Swing Era 1934

Another fantastic vintage shot of Cotton Club dancer Margot Webb. Born Marjorie Smith in Harlem in 1910, she dropped out of Hunter College and began her career as an international dancer during Continue Reading →

Before 5: Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band At The Schomburg In Harlem

Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band is a documentary about a brilliant outlier, a woman who dared to live on her own terms.

The Harlem Lacrosse Program Swings Across The Nation

Move over DraftKings and FanDuel. There’s another sporting endeavor out there growing by leaps and bounds.

Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band At Harlem Stage

Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band is a documentary about the life and music of one of the greatest jazz pianists, composers and arrangers who has remained Continue Reading →

Swing At The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival In Harlem

Check out the upcoming 22nd edition of the Jazz Festival, founded in memoriam of beloved jazz man and Harlem fave Charlie Parker.