News Archive

  • Photo Credit: Drummerworld
    October 11, 2016 Fall Benefit Concert: November 1st

    ON SALE NOW! Join us as The Pedrito Martinez Group electrifies the historic Alhambra Ballroom with his brand of Afro-Cuban folkloric music! TICKETS: $25 – General Seating $50 – Premier Seating…

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  • Photo Credit: Albert Vecerka
    October 2, 2016 Goings On Uptown

    Each week our intern Evan Ryan hand picks upcoming concerts featuring world-class performers in Harlem.  Support local institutions and experience live jazz while having a great night uptown! Orrin Evans…

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  • Artist: Colleen Browning, East Harlem Street Scene (1953)
    September 10, 2016 New Weekend Hours

    The National Jazz Museum in Harlem is thrilled to announce our newly extended museum hours. Join us this Saturday afternoon for a great day filled with music, celebration, and discovery….

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    September 3, 2016 New Fall Series – NYC: The Afro-Cuban Beat with Larry Blumenfeld

    While covering New York’s jazz scene for the Wall Street Journal and other publications, Larry Blumenfeld’s working beat increasingly focuses on Afro-Cuban rhythms and traditions, often as expressed in unexpected…

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    August 26, 2016 Fall Programming at a Glance

    Take a minute to browse the entire fall calendar and click on any event title for additional information. Harlem: Four Walls – Benny Carter’s Cashmere Coat Tuesday, September 13 Harlem Celebrates…

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    July 5, 2016 Did you catch Jon Batiste at the Museum?

    For three Wednesdays in June, Museum Co-Artistic Director Jon Batiste returned with his innovative Jazz Is: Now! interactive concert celebrations.  With three different band configurations, Batiste performed and presented to capacity audiences…

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    July 5, 2016 We are hiring!

    We are currently looking to hire a Visitor Services and Programming Assistant.  You can review the job description on our EMPLOYMENT PAGE Join the team and help us to Preserve,…

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    June 8, 2016 In Memoriam of Loretta Abbott

    Harlem lost a bona fide treasure this week. Loretta Abbott was well known to many generations of people, especially to those who loved the arts. Although she had been a…

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    April 22, 2016 Christian McBride on Prince

    McBride on Prince The day Prince passed, The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s Co-Artistic Director Christian McBride shared his thoughts, stories, and reflections on the life and legacy of a…

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    April 8, 2016 2016 Annual Gala

      2016 ANNUAL GALA BENEFIT CONCERT Tuesday, June 14, 2016 Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College To contribute a corporate sponsorship or purchase VIP tickets CLICK HERE. SPONSORSHIP LEVELS $50,000 PRODUCER Named…

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