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  • LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 25: (L-R) Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor, and Atticus Ross, winners of Best Original Score for "Soul," enter the press room during the Oscars on Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Union Station in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello-Pool/Getty Images)
    April 27, 2021 Congratulations Jon!

    Everyone at the National Jazz Museum in Harlem sends congratulations to our artistic director, Jon Batiste, on his well-deserved Academy Award. Jon, your dedication to the music, the culture, and…

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    March 25, 2021 Watch our past events on Youtube!

    Did you miss one of our online events?  Check out the archive on Youtube!

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    September 10, 2020 Upcoming Events for September

    Click here for more information.  

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    July 30, 2020 Andres Chaparro – Visual Artist

     AFRO LATIN ROOTS OF JAZZ CELEBRATION – August 2020. As part of our Afro-Latin Roots of Jazz celebration we are highlighting the artwork of Andres Chaparro. Andres Chaparro is a mixed…

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    April 8, 2020 Emergency Artist Grants

    The New York Foundation for the Arts has put together a nationwide listing of emergency funding sources during the 2020 Covid-19 crisis.  Please visit the NYFA website for details.

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    April 6, 2020 Covid19 / Coronavirus @ NJMH

    Dear National Jazz Museum in Harlem Supporters, Friends, Volunteers, Members and Community, COVID-19 is an unprecedented situation and the source of great anxiety in our city and, indeed, across the…

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    April 6, 2020 Remembering Giants

    We are saddened to announce that long time Museum volunteer, president of the Duke Ellington Society, and keeper of the jazz flame, Ray Carmen, has passed on. Ray Carman and…

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    April 1, 2020 Ellis Marsalis: 1934-2020

    Ellis Marsalis, jazz pianist, educator, and father of musicians Branford, Delfayo, Jason, and NJMH board member Wynton Marsalis, has died at the age of 85. Our Board of Trustees, staff,…

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    November 7, 2019 Book your event at the museum!

    Learn more about booking the National Jazz Museum in Harlem here. 

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    August 1, 2019 August Exhibition: Afrolatinidad by Carlos Mateu

    This exhibit is open to the public the entire month of August during regular museum hours: Thursday to Monday 11AM to 5PM. Carlos Mateu was born in Havana, Cuba. He…

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