Tag: Jazz Legends

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

‘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,