Ailey’s Opening Night Gala Benefit Performance (Photos)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s holiday season at New York City Center launched on November 30th with an Opening Night Gala Benefit performance and party that honored Diageo, North America, Continue Reading →

Get The 2016 Season Of SummerStage Schedule In Central Park

City Parks Foundation is proud to present the 2016 season of SummerStage, New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, bringing more than 115 free performances to Central Park and 15 Continue Reading →

Kay Davis “The Wordless Vocalist” Harlem NY 1940’s

Katherine McDonald Wimp née Katherine McDonald stage name Kay Davis, December 5, 1920 – January 27, 2012 in Apopka, Florida, was an “exquisite” American jazz singer best known for her time Continue Reading →

Duke’s Belongings In His Sister’s Harlem Apartment Go Under The Hammer

If Duke Ellington was the king of jazz, Harlem was his kingdom. And on Wednesday, the neighborhood celebrated the music connoisseur with an auction of his most prized possessions – Continue Reading →

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Middle School Jazz Academy At 10

Since 2006, Jazz at Lincoln Center has proudly offered free jazz education to 60 middle school age student musicians in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx through its groundbreaking program Middle Continue Reading →

Another Harlem Story: Canada Lee And H. Jack Geiger, 1940

Here’s another of one of those wonderful Harlem stories. Harlem born Canada Lee met and was an influence on H. Jack Geiger, founder of Physicians for Social Responsibility. Follow Harlem World Magazine Continue Reading →