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 →

HW Pick: Billy Crystal Hosts Jazz At Lincoln Center Gala Free (Live Streaming)

billy-crystal-oscars-1998-784f1e977a2e5871f1e4e2fe0e5cd70b8466fb47-s6-c30Crystal cut his teeth on Jazz when Jazz artists such as Arvell Shaw, Pee Wee Russell, Eddie Condon, and Billie Holiday were often guests in his family home on the upper Eastside. Continue Reading →