Al “Hirschfeld’s Harlem,” A Rare Picture Window Into Harlem Renaissance

Now in paperback! Decades before the PBS documentaries, before Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Al Hirschfeld and many, many more went to Harlem. Continue Reading →

The Nicholas Payton Trio Swing At Smoke Music

Check out Trumpet great Nicholas Payton at Smoke Jazz Club in Harlem as he leads his innovative trio with bassist Ben Williams and drummer Jonathan Barber. Continue Reading →

Swing: Best Of The Jazz At Lincoln Center Galas Is Coming

Blue Engine Records makes the most memorable performances from Jazz at Lincoln Center’s historic gala concerts available for the first time with the release of United We Swing: Best of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Galas. Continue Reading →

New Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis Release Of “Handful of Keys”

[easyazon_link identifier=”B000002ARB” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Jazz at Lincoln Center[/easyazon_link]’s [easyazon_link identifier=”B01MR5V165″ locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Blue Engine Records[/easyazon_link] today announced the release of [easyazon_link identifier=”B072BH49LZ” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Handful of Keys[/easyazon_link] on September 15, 2017, a live recording of performances that captured 100 years of jazz piano in one night in Frederick P. Rose Hall at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Continue Reading →

Children’s The Summer Book Giveaway 2017 With Barbershop Books In Harlem

Some childrens families have little-to-no access to books during the summer months and lose a significant amount of what they learned during the school year. Continue Reading →

Maurice Brown Signature Jazz Sound At Harlem Arts Festival 2017 (Video)

Check out the contemporary Jazz trumpeter/MC /Producer Maurice “Mobetta” Bro wn, if you haven’t heard of him he’s at the upcoming Harlem Arts Festival 2017. Continue Reading →

Join Wynton Marsalis And Others In A Free Parade To Preserve Funding For Arts

On Friday, May 12th, 2017, more than 300 high school jazz musicians, band directors and parents will be joined by world-renowned musician and Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Managing and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis, … Continue Reading →

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