• Remembering Giants
    It’s getting to the point where everyone knows someone who has been stricken by the current miasma…
  • Our deepest condolences to the Marsalis family.
    Ellis Marsalis: 1934-2020

    Ellis Marsalis, jazz pianist, educator, and father of musicians Branford, Delfayo, Jason, and NJMH board member…

  • Museum Closed until further notice – Check website for live-streaming details

    Dear National Jazz Museum in Harlem Supporters, Friends, Volunteers, Members and Community…



Latest News
July 30, 2020

 AFRO LATIN ROOTS OF JAZZ CELEBRATION – August 2020. As part of our Afro-Latin Roots of Jazz celebration we are highlighting the artwork of Andres Chaparro. Andres Chaparro is a mixed…

Today In Jazz
August 8

Saxophonist/trumpeter/composer/arranger Benny Carter is born in New York City in 1907.

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