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Universal Temple Of The Arts Presents Staten Island Jazz Festival 31 Universal Temple Of The Arts Presents Staten Island Jazz Festival 31
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2018

Join us for Staten Island's longest-running jazz festival hosted by Sheila Anderson, author and on-air host, WBGO, on October 20, 2018.... (more...)
NAACP Mourns Passing of Jazz Great Randy Weston NAACP Mourns Passing of Jazz Great Randy Weston
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2018

The nation's foremost civil rights organization mourns the passing of jazz great Randy Weston, a modern-griot and powerful unifier of African culture in the Diaspora.... (more...)
School Of Jazz And Contemporary Music At The New School Announces Performance Series At Zinc Bar School Of Jazz And Contemporary Music At The New School Announces Performance Series At Zinc Bar
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2018

School of Jazz and Contemporary Music at The New School in association with In Touch Entertainment is pleased to announce a new partnership with Zinc Bar in Greenwich Village. Every other Monday night, a house band rhythm section trio of students will perform for audiences.... (more...)
WMI And BAM Present Jazz Epistles Ft. Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya with Special Guests WMI And BAM Present Jazz Epistles Ft. Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya with Special Guests
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2018

The Jazz Epistles were South Africa's first black jazz band, pioneering a new musical form influenced by bebop and traditional South African music. Inspired by Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, The Jazz Epistles formed when the Dollar Brand Trio from Capetown-which included pianist Abdullah Ibrahim, bas... (more...)
PLAYING FOR CHANGE Launches New Monthly Video Series & Announces New Album LISTEN TO THE MUSIC PLAYING FOR CHANGE Launches New Monthly Video Series & Announces New Album LISTEN TO THE MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - February 01, 2018

PLAYING FOR CHANGE Launches New Monthly Video Series & Announces New Album LISTEN TO THE MUSIC... (more...)
Birdland Presents The David Murray Infinity Quartet And More Next Week! Birdland Presents The David Murray Infinity Quartet And More Next Week!
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with the following acts:... (more...)
Monty Alexander, John Pizzarelli, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for January 2018 at Birdland Monty Alexander, John Pizzarelli, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for January 2018 at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its January 2018 lineup, featuring An Evening with Monty Alexander - From Kingston to Harlem, Vijay Iyer Sextet, John Pizzarelli, Vincent Herring's The Story of Jazz: 100 Years, David Murray Infinity Quartet, La Tanya Hall and The Andy Milne Trio, Fleurine, Jim Carus... (more...)
Photo Flash: National Jazz Museum Hosts 'Uptown in Autumn' Benefit Photo Flash: National Jazz Museum Hosts 'Uptown in Autumn' Benefit
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the historic Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, The National Jazz Museum in Harlem (NJMH) hosted its Third Annual Fall Benefit Concert, Uptown in Autumn which was attended by nearly 400 guests, and successfully met its goal of raising over $50,... (more...)
Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville-Led 'LONG DAY'S JOURNEY' Among BAM's 2018 Winter/Spring Season Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville-Led 'LONG DAY'S JOURNEY' Among BAM's 2018 Winter/Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2017

Joseph V. Melillo, executive producer of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, today announced programming for the BAM 2018 Winter/Spring Season. The season runs from January 15 through June 23 and includes theater, dance, music, and other live events in the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, BAM Harvey Theate... (more...)
Irish Arts Center to Pay Tribute to American Jazz Company Riverside Records Irish Arts Center to Pay Tribute to American Jazz Company Riverside Records
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2017

Irish Arts Center's newest artist-curated jazz series, Tobin's Run on 51, returns with a special tribute to Riverside Records, the American jazz record company that previously inhabited the Center's home at 553 West 51st Street.... (more...)
Abdullah Ibrahim to Present Two Solo Concerts at Artscape in Cape Town in October 2017 Abdullah Ibrahim to Present Two Solo Concerts at Artscape in Cape Town in October 2017
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2017

South Africa's most distinguished pianist, Abdullah Ibrahim, will present two solo piano concerts at the Artscape Theatre this October. The highly anticipated programme showcases compositions influenced by people, places and events that have impacted Ibrahim's life and career, spanning the past seve... (more...)
Irish Arts Center to Pay Tribute to American Jazz Company Riverside Records Irish Arts Center to Pay Tribute to American Jazz Company Riverside Records
by BWW News Desk - August 21, 2017

Irish Arts Center's newest artist-curated jazz series, Tobin's Run on 51, returns with a special tribute to Riverside Records, the American jazz record company that previously inhabited the Center's home at 553 West 51st Street.... (more...)
Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, has announced its fall 2017 season. The lineup epitomizes IAC's commitment to building community with a diversity of arts institutions, artists and audienc... (more...)
T.K. Blue's 'Amour' Out on Dot Time Records T.K. Blue's 'Amour' Out on Dot Time Records
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2017

T.K. Blue's latest release 'Amour' (Dot Time Records) is a musical homage to the time he spent in Paris.... (more...)
Kennedy Center Announces 2017-2018 Jazz Season Kennedy Center Announces 2017-2018 Jazz Season
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

???????The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced programming for its 2017–2018 jazz season, the sixth presented under Artistic Director for Jazz Jason Moran, who has extended his contract with the Kennedy Center to continue in this role through 2021. The season features cele... (more...)
January Thaw Music Festival Continues with NYC's Most Versatile Musician, Eddie Allen January Thaw Music Festival Continues with NYC's Most Versatile Musician, Eddie Allen
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

 Centenary Stage Company's January THAW Music Festival continues with a tribute to "Satchmo" as performed by New York City's most versatile musician, Eddie Allen, in 3hree for Louis:  A Tribute to Louis Armstrong on Sunday, January 22 at 2pm in the Lackland Performing Arts Center. ... (more...)
'3HREE FOR LOUIS: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong' to Continue for January THAW at Centenary Stage '3HREE FOR LOUIS: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong' to Continue for January THAW at Centenary Stage
by BWW News Desk - December 27, 2016

Centenary Stage Company's January THAW Music Festival continues with a tribute to "Satchmo" as performed by New York City's most versatile musician, Eddie Allen, in 3hree for Louis:  A Tribute to Louis Armstrong on Sunday, January 22 at 2pm in the Lackland Performing Arts Center.... (more...)
Randy Weston to Release New 2-CD Set 'The African Nubian Suite' 1/20 Randy Weston to Release New 2-CD Set 'The African Nubian Suite' 1/20
by BWW News Desk - November 22, 2016

The 2-CD set, 'The African Nubian Suite,' captures a concert presented at New York University's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts by the Institute of African American Affairs on Easter Sunday 2012 and will be released by African Rhythms on January 20, 2017.... (more...)
Young Jean Lee, Peggy Shaw and More Among United States Artists 2016 Fellows Young Jean Lee, Peggy Shaw and More Among United States Artists 2016 Fellows
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

United States Artists (USA) has announced the 2016 USA Fellowship Awards. This year, 46 artists across nine creative disciplines will receive unrestricted $50,000 cash awards. The awards honor their creative accomplishments and supports their ongoing artistic and professional development.... (more...)
Renée Fleming Joins JFA gala honoring Sonny Rollins With Special Guests at the Apollo Theater Renée Fleming Joins JFA gala honoring Sonny Rollins With Special Guests at the Apollo Theater
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2015

The Jazz Foundation of America's 'Lifetime Achievement Award' to Sonny Rollins featuring performances by Donald Fagen (of Steely Dan),Jimmy Heath, Jack DeJohnette, Gary Bartz, Billy Harper, Randy Brecker, Clifton Anderson, Alex Blake, Kenny Garrett, Ravi Coltrane,Buster Williams, Al Foster, James Ca... (more...)
Carnegie Hall Announces 2015-16 Jazz, World & Pop Music Season Carnegie Hall Announces 2015-16 Jazz, World & Pop Music Season
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2015

Carnegie Hall's 125th anniversary season is fast approaching, and we are looking forward to a variety of exciting new projects and exceptional programming. Listed below are jazz, pop, and world music highlights at Carnegie Hall for the 2015-2016 season.... (more...)
Highlights In Jazz to Ends 43rd Season with 'PAST & PRESENT', Featuring Randy Weston and Billy Harper, Tonight Highlights In Jazz to Ends 43rd Season with 'PAST & PRESENT', Featuring Randy Weston and Billy Harper, Tonight
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2015

Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz, New York's longest running jazz concert series, concludes its 43rd season tonight, June 11, 2015 at 8:00 PM in the Tribeca Performing Arts Center at Borough of Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers Street, NY, 10007 with Jazz Past & Present, a multigenerati... (more...)
Highlights In Jazz to End 43rd Season with 'PAST & PRESENT', Featuring Randy Weston and Billy Harper Highlights In Jazz to End 43rd Season with 'PAST & PRESENT', Featuring Randy Weston and Billy Harper
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz, New York's longest running jazz concert series, concludes its 43rd season on Thursday June 11, 2015 at 8:00 PM in the Tribeca Performing Arts Center at Borough of Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers Street, NY, 10007 with Jazz Past & Present, a multigener... (more...)







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