Latin Jazz Great and NEA Jazz Master Eddie Palmieri – Jazz At Lincoln Center

On Friday, March 3, 2017, Jazz at Lincoln Center celebrates the 80th birthday of Harlem fave Eddie Palmieri, NEA Jazz Master and nine-time GRAMMY Award winner. Continue Reading →

Harlem Jazzman Allan Harris Tells A Cowboy Tale (Audio)

In jazz circles, singer and Harlem resident Allan Harris is known as a crooner who favors old standards, including show tunes. Continue Reading →

Hey Harlem Arts, 102nd-103rd Street Block Association Arts Notices Needed Now For Spring Newsletter

 Arts will help morale as 2017 passes from winter to spring. Please send your announcements — plays, writings, music, openings, on-line art (defined broadly) for events from early March to mid-June, 2017 at 102nd-103rd at the Street Block Association in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Vincent Herring Quartet At Smoke Jazz In Harlem

Vincent Herring, an exhilarating alto saxophonist who personifies the spirit of musical giants like Charlie Parker, Sonny Stitt, and Cannonball Adderley, leads a powerful quartet in a new and exciting regular Monday night residency. Continue Reading →

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dizzy Gillespie Festival 2017

Dizzy-Gillespie-006Jazz at Lincoln Center will proudly honor the centennial of the birth of jazz visionary and trumpet virtuoso of Harlem’s John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie with thirteen performances dedicated to his jazz legacy as part of the Dizzy Gillespie Festival, January 26-29, 2017. Continue Reading →

Join Jon Batiste In-Person Or Livestream At AOL Build

https-%2f%2fcdn-evbuc-com%2fimages%2f25449043%2f163226294571%2f1%2foriginalJoin Jon Batiste who is currently the bandleader on the “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and serves as the Artistic Director at Large of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem as he visits BUILD.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Elio Villafrannca Jass Syncopators Live At Dizzy’s Sunday Stomp At Congo Square (Video)

elio-at-jazz-at-lincon-center-ynIt’s the incredible Cuban pianist Elio Villafrannca and the Jass Syncopators live at Dizzy’s Sunday Stomp At Congo Square at Lincoln Center in New York, New York.

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Jazz Standard Announces September Concert Schedule In Harlem

charlie parker miles davisJazz Standard, one of the nation’s premier jazz clubs, offers another im­pressive month of music with jazz legends and rising stars throughout September. Continue Reading →

Jimmy Heath And Others At The 10th Annual Great Jazz on the Great Hill

jimmie heath in harlemOn Saturday, August 13, the 10th annual Great Jazz on the Great Hill concert in Central Park celebrates the 90th birthday of jazz legend Jimmy Heath — this National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master will perform with his Big Band at Jazzmobile.

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Join Harlem’s Marjorie Eliot At The 8th Annual Stan Michels Memorial Jazz Concert

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Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust, NYC Parks and the Michels family in honoring the late Council Member Stan Michels at this eighth annual memorial jazz concert. Continue Reading →