The Genius Of Eddie Jefferson (Audio)

Eddie Jefferson, August 3, 1918 – May 9, 1979, was a fabulous jazz vocalist and lyricist who performed at events throughout Harlem. Continue Reading →

New Harlem’s Allan Harris CD-Eddie Jefferson 100 Yrs.

With his gruff, gravelly voice, his penchant for hep cat diction, and the serpentine bebop turns of his vocalese creations, the late Eddie Jefferson might not seem the ideal match for a classic romantic crooner like Harlem Allan Harris. Continue Reading →

Harlem Jazz Series On The Danny Tisdale Show On Harlem Word Radio (Podcast)

April is Jazz Month at Harlem World, so we’re rolling our series of Harlem Jazz Series 2017 podcast with Harlem’s Allan Harris , the best of jazz in Harlem on The Danny Tisdale Show on Harlem World Radio.

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Castillo’s World: Two Of The Best Jazz Shows To See This Week In Harlem

By Zane Castillo

Harlem has become synonymous with jazz ever since the 1920’s, when a variety of musicians helped to foster the growth of the genre. Jazz still flourishes in the Harlem area with many bands and artists performing at many of the area’s venues. Continue Reading →