Explore Harlem’s Schomburg Center Collections With Their Summer Music Mash-Up

As the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture continues to expand its services, they encourage you to drop by for a visit to make use of their collections, view their exhibitions, and explore the Schomburg Shop. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Smithsonian Names Harlem’s Schomburg Center Onetime Director As New Director

The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) just named Kevin Young as their new director, the Smithsonian reports. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Schomburg Center For Research in Black Culture In Harlem Names Joy Bivins As Head Of Collections

Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture 

Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

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. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Jazz Standard Announces August Concert 2016 Schedule In Harlem

AtmosphereJazz Standard, one of the nation’s premier jazz clubs, offers another im­pressive month of music with jazz legends and rising stars throughout August. Appearing August 4–7, singer Tierney Sutton spotlights the songs of Joni Mitchell. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Celebrating Jackie McLean: Music Of The Spirit Renè McLean Sextet In Harlem

rene mclean

Saxophonists Renè McLean and Gary Bartz meet to celebrate the music of jazz legend Jackie McLean. For more than five decades Renè served as protégé/apprentice to his father, the world-renowned alto saxophonist and educator Jackie McLean. Continue Reading →


Become an Harlem World Insider - Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!