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

seitu 1 jazzBy Seitu Oronde

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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Join The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival In Harlem

charlie_parker_jazz_festival_newyorkcity_festivalinnyc_jazzz_musicFounded in memoriam of beloved jazz musician Charlie Parker, this festival annually attracts thousands of fans to two historic Harlem parks in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Marjorie Eliot At Jazz at the Mansion

elliot at the jumel mansionJazz at the Mansion with Marjorie Eliot, the diva behind the legendary Harlem parlor concerts, and her impressive roster of very talented accompanists. Continue Reading →

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 →

Great Jazz on the Great Hill Celebration Of Jazzmobile’s 50th

Great Jazz on the Great HillBring your picnic blanket and dancing shoes! Join us for an afternoon of live music and dancing. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: A Love Supreme, In John Coltrane’s Words (video)

a love supremem screen shotFrom Open Culture on Vimeo, James Cary describes his video creation:

A few years ago, knowing I absolutely adored the John Coltrane December 1964 album, “A Love Supreme” my wife gave me this incredible book by Ashley Kahn : “A Love Surpreme/The Story of John Coltrane’s Signature Album.” Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Harlem Meer Park View In Harlem (video)

video from harlem lofts in harlemThe Park! The Views!! This will not last!!! This stunning 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom apartment on Central Park North will take your breath away. Continue Reading →

Freddie Hendrix At Smoke In Harlem

Freddie HendrixFreddie Hendrix—combining elements of Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan, and Clifford Brown—has emerged as one of the music’s most exciting young trumpet players. Continue Reading →