Ongoing Series

Harlem Speaks

Harlem Speaks
The Museum's oral history initiative, Harlem Speaks, is an interview series with musicians, authors, and other individuals who reflect on Harlem's rich history of jazz. Guests have included bassist Reggie Workman, historian and scholar Dan Morgenstern, writer Stanley Crouch, drummer Billy Drummond, Hall of Fame basketball star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, New York Times columnist Nate Chinen, and trumpeter Clark Terry. Our Harlem Speaks archive has more than 200 videotaped interviews.

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