Livestream: Listen To Diane Reeves Live Jazz At Lincoln Center

5e5397fe-c9d0-4f20-830f-956b41fc9368_640x361Join a special Valentines Day live weekend performance with jazz vocalist Diane Reeves and her band as they perform on this Livestream tonight at Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 8:00 PM EST at Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York. Continue Reading →

Drummer Carl Allen At Smoke In Harlem

carl_allen_ujw21-15Drummer Carl Allen’s “The Art of Elvin” is dedicated to the music of his two drum influences, Art Blakey and Elvin Jones. Continue Reading →

‘Get Ready: The Motown Revue’ Is Coming To The National Black Theater In Harlem

Jan 17 Poster“Get Ready: The Motown Revue,” is coming to the National Black Theater, in Harlem, New York next week with Gourmet cuisine by chef Kenneth Collins and of course, The Motown Revue.  Continue Reading →

Live: “Count” ‘Basie & The Blues’ With The Eric Reed Ensemble (streaming)

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Have fave William James “Count” Basie established 4/4 swing as one of jazz’s predominant styles and solidified the link between jazz and the blues. Continue Reading →

65th Anniversary Of Rudy Van Gelder At Lincoln Center

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With Jamison Ross, drums; Yasushi Nakamura, bass; Chris Pattishall, piano & Special Guests Mike Rodriguez, trumpet and Melissa Aldana, tenor saxophone It has been almost two years since the 26-year-old drummer Jamison Ross took first place in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, jazz’s number one spotlight for rising talent. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem Jazz And Fashion At State Office Building

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Summer Stage in Harlem heated up with Jazz and Fashion night to see Harlem’s best Jazz performers and fashion dazzle up the plaza at the Harlem State office Adam building plaza on Jazz night Thursday, August 21st, 2014.

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Minton’s Jazz Supper Club In Harlem Debuts Live CD

mintins jazz cd in harlemWhen the original Minton’s Playhouse opened in 1938 the club quickly pioneered a movement in modern jazz, as legends including Thelonious Monk, Kenny Clarke, Charlie Christian, Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie took the stage and joined in regular jam sessions. Continue Reading →

New Jazz Movement Coming To Minton’s In harlem

mintons jazz movement in harlemThe “New Movement In Jazz” is a cultural Renaissance happening in Harlem New York right now. It consists of a diverse group of jazz artists breathing new life into a style of music that has been static for, depending on who you ask, at least thirty years. Continue Reading →