Tag: Harlem Jazz

Harlem Week 2015 Events Schedule – Sunday, July 26 – August 22

Harlem Week 2015 Events

It’s that time! Harlem Week events kick-off this Sunday, July 26th with “A Great Day in Harlem,”  a full day of family-oriented Outdoor Festival events to enjoy, including a Fashion Show,  Gospel,Latin, Rhythm & Blues, and Jazz concerts, Dance, and

Eric Wyatt Delivers “Borough of Kings” – Brooklyn Style

Let me just say it upfront:  Eric Wyatt’s Borough of Kings on Posi-Tone Records is an instant post-bop classic, destined to be one of the jazz world’s more important works of our time.  If you listen to it without knowing anything about

Apollo Theater honors Billie Holiday on her 100th birthday

Apollo Theater honors Billie Holiday

The Apollo Theater in Harlem celebrated the Billie Holiday’s 100th birthday by honoring the great Jazz vocalist with a plaque on the Apollo walk of fame, and lighting up the Apollo marque for the world to see. The Harlem School