Harlem’s Sonny “The Greatest Living Improviser” Rollins 1930 – (Video)

SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP! Walter Theodore “Sonny” Rollins, born September 7, 1930, is an American jazz tenor saxophonist, widely recognized as one of the most important and influential Continue Reading →

Schomburg Center Acquires Jazz Legend Sonny Rollins’ Personal Archive (Photographs)

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at The New York Public Library today announced the acquisition of American tenor saxophonist and jazz legend Sonny Rollins’ personal archive. SHOP, Continue Reading →

“Home To Harlem” Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis And More Archives Now Available To Public

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is pleased to announce the latest milestones in its ongoing “Home to Harlem” initiative. SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP!

Harlem’s Schomburg Acquires Collection Of Hip-Hop Pioneer ‘Fab 5 Freddy’

The New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem has acquired the full archive of hip-hop pioneer and pop culture icon, Fred “Fab 5 Freddy” Continue Reading →

2019 Women’s Jazz Festival Closing Night With Jazzmeia Horn At Schomburg In Harlem

The Schomburg Center’s Annual Women’s Jazz Festival, in honor of Women’s History Month, features some of the best-known and unsung female performers in jazz today. SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD Continue Reading →

2019 Annual Women’s Jazz Festival At The Schomburg Center In Harlem

SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP! The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture today announced its 2019 Annual Women’s Jazz Festival celebrating the contributions of Black women performers across Continue Reading →

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