Richard Bona — a West African singer of praise and storyteller – and percussionist. A Quartet of extraordinary Cuban Street Musicians.
Monday, December 28, 2015, 8pm-11pm For My Sweet 1103 Fulton St. Brooklyn (917) 757-0170 With: Mamiko Watanabe, Piano, Corcoran Holt, Bass, Rodney James, Sax, Orange Julius, Drums Two sets, followed by Jazz Jam and Open Mic. Complimentary Banana Puddin’ for … Read More
Video: Jazz at the Philharmonic (London) 1967 BBC JATP. Clark Terry (December 14, 1920 – February 21, 2015), Teddy Wilson (November 24, 1912 – July 31, 1986), Zoot Sims (October 29, 1925 – March 23, 1985) , Bob Cranshaw, Dizzy … Read More
Saturday, May 9 at 8pm The Apollo Theater 253 West 125th Street Manhattan Kennedy Center Artistic Director for Jazz, Jason Moran, curates this adventurous three-part program (The Piano, The Voice, The Jam), exploring the deep musical connections between the Harlem and DC … Read More
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9:30pm Nuyorican Poets Cafe 236 East Third Street (Between “B” & “C” Avenues)Manhattan Vocalists: special guest Arlee Leonard and Laurie Early Musicians: Miki Yamanaka, piano, Adi Meyerson, bass, Josephine Josefina, drums Followed by a Jazz Jam, Open Mic & Complimentary Banana Puddin’ (Special … Read More
Saturday, April 4, 2015, 9:30pm 236 East Third Street (Between “B” & “C” Avenues) Manhattan Rome Neal in concert Special guest vocalist Najah Lewis (fresh from her debut on American Idol) Andre Chez, piano, Adi Meyerson, bass), Bernard Linnette, drums, Joy Elysse … Read More
March 9, 2015, 7:30pm-10:30pm The Sanctuary at Saint Peter’s Church 619 Lexington Ave. (corner of East 54th St.) Manhattan The Jazz Center of New York Committee for the Paul J. Ash Legend in Jazz Awards honors Jimmy Heath, Barry Harris, and … Read More
Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 11pm until close Zinc Bar 82 West 3rd Street (Between Thompson & Sullivan Sts.) Manhattan 212-477-9462 $10 Cover ($5 for musicians) Innovation. Exploration. Competition. Revolution. The Evolution Jam Session. The Jam Session is the lowest common denominator … Read More