May 20, 2015 This Just In!
The Joe Lovano Classic Quartet will be the featured performers for the first half of our 2015 Benefit Concert. Join us at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College on June…
April 21, 2015 This Just In!
Check out this video workshop with Jon Batiste filmed by the Maysles Film Center supported by the Dorris Duke Charitable Fund. News about our 2015 Spring Benefit Concert is now…
March 30, 2015 Visitors Center Closure
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem will be closed on Friday, April 3rd, 2015. We will return to our regular hours on Saturday, April 4th, 2015. We apologize for any…
March 16, 2015 Albert Maysles, 1926-2015
Our long-time friend and collaborator, Albert Maysles, passed away on March 5th at the age of 88. Mr. Maysles will posthumously receive our 2015 Jazz and Community Leadership Award at…
March 10, 2015 Benefit Concert
We are pleased to announce our 2015 Benefit Concert! Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 7:30 PM THE KAYE PLAYHOUSE AT HUNTER COLLEGE East 68th Street between Park & Lexington Avenues 6:00 PM…
March 5, 2015 3/5/15 EVENT POSTPONED
The Parallax event schedule for 3/5/15 with Mari Kimura has been postponed. This program will be rescheduled.
February 23, 2015 Thank you Clark Terry!
This past Saturday, February 21, we lost Clark Terry, the master trumpeter, flugelhornist and educator who, as much as anyone, personified the spirit of the music. From his landmark stints…
February 21, 2015 NJMH Remembers Malcolm X
February 21st, 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. An article written by Toddy Steven Burroughs and published by The…
February 9, 2015 Congratulations Christian!
Congratulations to NJMH co-Artistic Director Christian McBride on winning the Grammy Award for best jazz instrumental album, in recognition of his work on pianist Chick Corea’s album “Trilogy.”
February 2, 2015 Happy Birthday Langston Hughes!
February 1st, 2015 is the 113th birthday of Harlem Renaissance icon, Langston Hughes. Happy Birthday Langston!