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The Django Announces February Line-Up Photo The Django Announces February Line-Up
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2021

THE DJANGO, downtown Manhattan’s premier jazz club, will continue to host today’s jazz legends and rising stars. On February 3, The Django celebrates the fifth anniversary of the Brooklyn-based record label, La Reserve, with special performances by the label’s artists.

BASH FOR THE NASH Gala Announced April 2022 Photo BASH FOR THE NASH Gala Announced April 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 9, 2021

The Nash announces its inaugural BASH FOR THE NASH GALA, a sparkling evening of cocktails, live auction, music, and dinner at The Heard Museum, April 23, 2022.

The Django Announces December Line-Up featuring Lonnie Smith Tributes, Duchess Holida Photo The Django Announces December Line-Up featuring Lonnie Smith Tributes, Duchess Holiday Show and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2021

. Today’s leading artists gather on The Django stage to celebrate NEA Jazz Master Dr. Lonnie Smith in special back-to-back tribute concerts 12/9. Two leading pianists make their Django debut: Benito Gonzalez 12/3 followed by Orrin Evans 12/8 leading his new Brazilian project “Terreno Comun”.

Flushing Town Hall Announces Special Guest Artist Dr. Barry Harris Will Join 15th Ann Photo Flushing Town Hall Announces Special Guest Artist Dr. Barry Harris Will Join 15th Anniversary NEA Jazz Masters Concert
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2021

On November 12, 2021 at 8 PM, in-person and virtual audiences are invited to return to the historic venue in Queens to enjoy NEA Jazz Masters: The Music of Thelonious Monk and Horace Silver, celebrating two of the greatest pianists and composers in jazz history.

The Philly POPS Jazz Orchestra Of Philadelphia Brings Swing To The Holiday Season Photo The Philly POPS Jazz Orchestra Of Philadelphia Brings Swing To The Holiday Season
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 1, 2021

The Philly POPS Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia returns to the stage with its annual holiday tradition—The Philly POPS Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia Holiday Celebration, December 18 at 8 p.m. at Penn Live Arts.

Flushing Town Hall Celebrates 15 Years Of NEA Jazz Masters Concerts With the Music of Photo Flushing Town Hall Celebrates 15 Years Of NEA Jazz Masters Concerts With the Music of Thelonious Monk and Horace Silver
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

Fifteen years ago, Flushing Town Hall started the wonderful tradition of welcoming to its stage renowned NEA Jazz Masters, a title bestowed on the world's greatest jazz musicians.

Flushing Town Hall Will Celebrate 15 Years Of NEA Jazz Masters Concerts With The Musi Photo Flushing Town Hall Will Celebrate 15 Years Of NEA Jazz Masters Concerts With The Music Of Thelonious Monk & Horace Silver
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

In-person and virtual audiences are invited to celebrate the 15th anniversary of this tradition with NEA Jazz Masters: The Music of Thelonious Monk and Horace Silver, two of the greatest pianists and composers in jazz history.

Flushing Town Hall Will Celebrate 15 Years of NEA Jazz Masters Concerts With the Musi Photo Flushing Town Hall Will Celebrate 15 Years of NEA Jazz Masters Concerts With the Music of Thelonious Monk and Horace Silver Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2021

Fifteen years ago, Flushing Town Hall started the wonderful tradition of welcoming to its stage renowned NEA Jazz Masters, a title bestowed on the world's greatest jazz musicians.

Coastal Jazz & Blues Society Announces IRONFEST: A Fall Jazz Concert Series Photo Coastal Jazz & Blues Society Announces IRONFEST: A Fall Jazz Concert Series
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 18, 2021

Coastal Jazz & Blues Society is thrilled to present IronFest: A Fall Jazz Concert Series from Thursday, November 18 to Saturday, November 20, 2021 at The Ironworks.

Legendary Strata-East Label to Celebrate 50 Years at Birdland Photo Legendary Strata-East Label to Celebrate 50 Years at Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2021

Strata-East Records will celebrate 50 years of amazing Jazz at Birdland, Aug. 31 – Sept. 4, 2021.

Broadway, Recording Stars To Mentor At Songbook Academy 2021 Photo Broadway, Recording Stars To Mentor At Songbook Academy 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2021

Grammy-winning vocalist Catherine Russell and stage and screen stars Telly Leung and Solea Pfeiffer will join Michael Feinstein as professional mentors at this year's Songbook Academy summer intensive, the nation's leading youth music program focused on the timeless standards of jazz, pop, Broadway and Hollywood.

Craft Recordings Set to Release 'Another Side of John Coltrane' Aug. 20 Photo Craft Recordings Set to Release 'Another Side of John Coltrane' Aug. 20
by TV News Desk - Jun 9, 2021

This particular version, which appeared on Relaxin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet, was recorded in October 1956 at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, NJ, and features Davis on trumpet, Coltrane on tenor sax, Red Garland on piano, Paul Chambers on bass, and Philly Joe Jones on drums.

Birdland Jazz Club to Reopen In July and Welcome Back Patrons with Special 1949 Admis Photo Birdland Jazz Club to Reopen In July and Welcome Back Patrons with Special 1949 Admission Prices
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

On July 1, 2021 Birdland will open its doors to the public for the first time since March 2020. To mark the grand reopening, Birdland is bringing back 1949 prices as a thank you to returning patrons.

Saxophonist Tim Mayer Releases New Album 'Keeper Of The Flame' Photo Saxophonist Tim Mayer Releases New Album 'Keeper Of The Flame'
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 4, 2021

D-Clef Records presents Keeper of the Flame, a new album from stalwart saxophonist and composer Tim Mayer and his octet, featuring bassist Rodney Whitaker, drummer Ulysses Owens, and Emmet Cohen as a guest pianist.

Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble To Pay Tribute To NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath At Flush Photo Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble To Pay Tribute To NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath At Flushing Town Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2021

Flushing Town Hall welcomes the Queens Jazz Orchestra Ensemble to its stage on Friday, June 18 at 7PM ET for a live tribute to the late NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath, continuing to present outstanding jazz at its historic venue.

Jazzmobile Celebrates International Jazz Day With Virtual Presentation Of Keep The Mu Photo Jazzmobile Celebrates International Jazz Day With Virtual Presentation Of Keep The Music Playing
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 30, 2021

Jazzmobile's community concert “Keep The Music Playing” is back with nearly 60 stellar Jazz musicians who are donating their performance to support Jazzmobile, and its performance & education programs!

Flushing Town Announces Diverse Lineup of Comedy and Music for April Photo Flushing Town Announces Diverse Lineup of Comedy and Music for April
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2021

This April, Flushing Town Hall  will go all out with an incredibly diverse lineup of jazz and comedy events. As New York City slowly reopens, the cultural nonprofit continues to present its programs to an all-virtual audience while livestreaming small ensembles from its stage.

Jazz Singer Roberta Gambarini Shines In Virtual SOPAC Sessions, March 25 Photo Jazz Singer Roberta Gambarini Shines In Virtual SOPAC Sessions, March 25
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 12, 2021

The South Orange Performing Arts Center will welcome Roberta Gambarini to its stage in the latest SOPAC Session, a virtual series highlighting an eclectic roster of superb talent.

Flushing Town Hall Presents REMEMBERING THE PAST AND CELEBRATING THE FUTURE Photo Flushing Town Hall Presents REMEMBERING THE PAST AND CELEBRATING THE FUTURE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2021

In celebration of International Jazz Day on April 30, Flushing Town Hall will present David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band performing 'Remembering the Past and Celebrating the Future. David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band will perform live on Friday, April 30 at 7:00 PM (ET). The ticketed performance can be viewed via YouTube.

2021 Tucson Jazz Festival Cancelled Photo 2021 Tucson Jazz Festival Cancelled
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2021

Organizers for the annual Tucson Jazz Festival have announced they are cancelling the 2021 event planned for March 20-21, 2021. Concerns for public health due to the rising spread of COVID-19 prompted the Board and leadership to cancel the popular festival, with plans to resume in 2022.

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