Tag: jazz

Minton’s and Cecil Two New Joints in Harlem with Old Appeal Coming this Fall

These new long awaited restaurants will take Harlem up several notches this fall.  Cecil is…

Jazz in the Key of Gospel – Today at Riverbank

If you would like something fun to do later, check out Brandon McCune at 5…

Sunday Jazz Corner with Al Jarreau, George Benson & Jill Scott

What do you get when you mix Jill Scott, Al Jarreau and George Benson together?…

Tribute to Sekou Sundiata in Marcus Garvey Park tomorrow night

Sunday Jazz Corner With Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong was posthumously awarded the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1972 by the Academy…

Sunday Jazz Corner With Sarah Vaughan

Grammy award winning American jazz singer Sarah Vaughan was described as having “one of the most wondrous voices…

Sunday Jazz Corner With Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole (Nathaniel Adams Coles) was born on March 17, 1919 and passed away on…

Sunday Jazz Corner With Billie Holiday

Pure Jazz perfection.  Billie Holiday singing the blues live in this video version of Fine…

Sunday Jazz Corner with Nina Simone

This version of  “Strange Fruit” by Nina Simone channels what many feel during racial times…