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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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.

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    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…

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    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…

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    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.”

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    February 2, 2015 Happy Birthday Langston Hughes!

    February 1st, 2015 is the 113th birthday of Harlem Renaissance icon, Langston Hughes. Happy Birthday Langston!  

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    November 29, 2014 Giving Tuesday

    We continue to count on you to make our programs possible and we are proud to have you as part of our jazz community. Though gifts are welcome at any…

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    November 26, 2014 Happy Thanksgiving!

    The National Jazz Museum in Harlem will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and Friday November 28th for Thanksgiving. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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