• Valdés Exhibit
    Bebo Valdés: Giant of Cuban Music

    The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s exhibit, Bebo Valdés: Giant of Cuban Music, is open Monday – Friday from 10:00am – 4:00pm in our Visitors Center.


  • NJMH in GQ
    Jonathan Batiste in GQ Magazine

    The National Jazz Museum in Harlem’s Artistic Director At-Large, Jonathan Batiste, is now featured in GQ Magazine.

  • CMOM Exhibit
    The National Jazz Museum and Children’s Museum of Manhattan Present: JAZZED!
  • The Savory Collection
    Save The Savory

    Imagine over 100 hours of the greatest jazz ever player being discovered for the first time after 60 years! Now being restored by the National Jazz Museum in Harlem.

  • NJMH Membership
    Join the family!

    Join the National Jazz Museum in Harlem and help preserve and spread the joy of jazz. Perks include merchandise, discounted ticket prices and invitations to members-only events.

Latest News
September 17, 2014

Pianist, arranger, bandleader, and composer Bebo Valdés had two splendid careers separated by more than thirty years of obscurity. Mambo, filin, batanga, descarga – he was a great innovator in…

Today In Jazz
September 21

90 years ago today, yes – 90 years! – Bessie Smith made this recording – JAILHOUSE BLUES, accompanied by pianist Irving Johns.