Tag: Jazz Harlem

‘A Great Night in Harlem’ event will Honor Herbie Hancock at the Apollo Theater tonight

Producer Quincy Jones’ Jazz Foundation of America will be Honoring the great Herbie Hancock tonight during the 13th Annual A Great Night in Harlem event this evening at the Apollo Theater.  This gala concert benefits the Jazz Musicians Emergency Fund,

4th annual Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival in full swing May 4 – 10 2014

The 4th annual Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival (HJSF) has begun, and will run from May 4 – 10 at various venues uptown. The Apollo The­ater, Harlem Stage and Jazzmo­bile, Inc., in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Colum­bia Uni­ver­sity are presenting some of today’s

Minton’s Redux and Harlem After Dark Events in April

When I wrote about the opening of Minton’s Harlem last October, I noted that it would be great if this new home of Jazz in Harlem would also “start a late-night jam session in a less-formal atmosphere, perhaps once a

New Year, New Moon, New Album – Rajdulari’s Back!

 I said it the night I discovered her at Billie’s Black back in 2011, and I’ll say it again.  Rajdulari is a star rising with a quickness and now the world DOES know her name!  Europe is already in love

Minton’s Harlem and The Cecil Restaurants Announce Holiday Events

Two of our favorite Harlem restaurants have announced their Holiday offerings with special dinner menus for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Executive Chef of both of these establishments Alexander Smalls has planned some special Holiday eats at Minton’s Harlem