Tag: jazz

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

Nina Simone tribute this Wednesday, April 23rd at Minton’s Harlem

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April 21st marked the 11-year anniversary of the death of Nina Simone, “The High Priestess Of Soul,” who past away at the age of 70. This Wednesday, April 23rd, Revive-Music Musical Directions and Minton’s Redux presents “A Blues For Nina“,

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

Super Bowl Week 2014 / Black History Month Events at the Apollo Theater in Harlem

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As you probably know, the 2014 Super Bowl is coming to New York / New Jersey on February 2nd at MetLife stadium, and since Super Bowl Week will lead right into Black History Month, Harlem’s world-famous Apollo Theater will be

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