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    2014 Annual Appeal

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    Born in Harlem!

    Each day at 1:00pm (M-F) the National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s Education and Collections Manager will present “Born in Harlem.” $10.00 per person, 5 people minimum.

  • Valdés Exhibit
    Bebo Valdés: Giant of Cuban Music

    The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s exhibit, Bebo Valdés: Giant of Cuban Music, is open Monday – Friday from 10:00am – 4:00pm in our Visitors Center.

     

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    The National Jazz Museum and Children’s Museum of Manhattan Present: JAZZED!
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    Join the National Jazz Museum in Harlem and help preserve and spread the joy of jazz. Perks include merchandise, discounted ticket prices and invitations to members-only events.

Latest News
January 26, 2015

Due to the severe weather advisory for Tuesday, January 27th the Visitors Center will be closed and the Listening Session with Ted Nash canceled. Please check back for  information on possible…

Today In Jazz
January 28

In the early years of jazz, there would on rare occasions be recorded solos that were so influential that they almost immediately became part of jazz’s lingua franca. One of these, by Charlie Parker, was captured live at a concert in Los Angeles on this day in 1946, at an early Jazz At The Philharmonic Concert, portions of which were issued on 12” 78’s shortly after.