Ongoing Series

  • Jazz For Curious ListenersJazz For Curious Listeners is a Tuesday evening program that takes an in-depth look at jazz. Interaction is welcomed as jazz is explored from multiple perspectives, some traditional and some quite surprising. read more
  • Harlem in the HimalayasThe Harlem in the Himalayas, a concert series produced with The Rubin Museum of Art, fuses jazz with the visual arts as musicians integrate art from the Rubin's collection into their performance.read more
  • Harlem SpeaksHarlem Speaks features interviews with accomplished and deserving musicians, authors and other creative people stoking the flame of jazz in Harlem and around the world. read more
  • Parallax Conversation SeriesThe jazz process revealed by having people from different fields or perspectives discuss a specific topic. read more
  • The Savory ConcertsThis NEA-supported concert series features contemporary artists re-imagining the treasures of The Savory Collection. The performances weave in and out of live music and original recordings of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday and countless others! read more
  • Jazz Is: Now!Jazz Is: Now! is an educational/interactive presentation that has evolved into a tremendously successful and totally original series headed by NJMH Artistic Director-at-Large Jonathan Batiste. Audience members participate throughout the evening, playing, singing, dancing, and actually directing the music. We never know who or what to expect. Surprise guests have included Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lenny Kravitz, members of the Stay Human Band and more! read more