• Jazz from an African Perspective

    Tuesday, Feb 9th, 7:00pm: Jazz is African with guest  Francisco Mora Catlett hosted by Sam Newsome

  • Now Open!

    We are open! Our new location 58 W 129th Street. The Museum hours will be Monday – Friday, 11:00am – 5:00pm.

Latest News
January 25, 2016

Take a few minutes to read this latest article in the New York Times on the breakthrough artist Kamasi Washington referred to as  ”most-talked-about jazz musician since Wynton Marsalis”. CLICK HERE…

Today In Jazz
February 11

Songwriter/singer/pianist Matt Dennis is born in Seattle, WA, in 1914. Guitarist/vocalist Josh White is born in Greenville, MS, in 1908. Bing Crosby records “St. Louis Blues” with Duke Ellington’s Orchestra, 1932. Benny Carter records The King with vibraphonist Milt Jackson and pianist Tommy Flanagan, 1976.

More Today in Jazz:
  • Happy Birthday Jaleel Shaw!