Spanish Harlem Orchestra Celebrates 15 Years With New Album

In celebration of their 15-year anniversary, 2x GRAMMY® Award winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra is proud to announce the release of their aptly titled sixth album Anniversary due out on April Continue Reading →

“Harlem” Duke Ellington’s Masterpiece 1989 – 1993 (Video)

We love this great post by Charles Bradley II on Youtube of a rare video from music master Duke Ellington’s beautifully complicated “Harlem,” 1989 – 1993: Support Harlem World today. Thank you. __________

“La Diva – La Lupe!” Tribute Concert At Aaron Davis Hall In Harlem, NY (Video)

Celebrated Cuban-born singer La Lupe, whose infectious sound helped lay the foundation for Latin music in America, will be honored during a tribute at Aaron Davis Hall on Friday, June Continue Reading →

City Opera’s Baroque Premiere Provides Mixed Rewards In Harlem

Support Harlem World today. Thank you. __________ Key to the surprising renaissance of the New York City Opera has been the company’s effort to present works that are either new Continue Reading →

The Claremont Hotel, Harlem, New York 1915

Support Harlem World today. Thank you. __________ A spectacular night-time photograph looking south of the Claremont Hotel, located just a block north of Grant’s Tomb, was a legendary, Riverside venue Continue Reading →

Summer Sunday Afternoon Danzettes in East Harlem

Aurora & Zon del Barrio every Sunday afternoon in Spanish Harlem for an oldskool Sunday Afternoon Danzette where the community comes together to socialize, eat, drink and dance on the Continue Reading →

John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie In Harlem (video)

John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie (pronounced /ɡɨˈlɛspi/; October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was an American jazz trumpet player, bandleader, singer, and composer. Support Harlem World today. Thank you. __________

MBP Gale Brewer’s 2017 Manhattan Cultural Tourism Grant Winners And More

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and the NYC & Company Foundation have announced this year’s Manhattan recipients of Borough Cultural Tourism Development Grants. Support Harlem World today. Thank you. Continue Reading →

Youngsters Explore “Music From Around The World” At PAL’s Summer Day Camps

This summer, Police Athletic League (PAL) children who are participating in Summer Day Camps in Manhattan will explore the theme “Music from Around the World.” Support Harlem World today. Thank Continue Reading →