Concerts

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It was just last week that pianist James Francies thrilled the thousands that gathered in Central Park to take part in Igmar Thomas‘s A Journey Through keep reading »

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Saxophonist Charlie Parker, best known as “Bird” (short for “Yardbird”) is universally celebrated for single-handedly inventing bebop and bringing jazz into the modern era. Born keep reading »

West-coast readers who missed the first two of Mark de Clive-Lowe’s LA Summer Sessions have one more chance to catch the multi-talented pianist/producer’s summer party keep reading »

On Sunday, August 7th, Igmar Thomas & the Revive Big Band present the second installment of A Journey Through The Legacy of Black Culture – a keep reading »

Last month, we featured a video that showcased the wildly-talented Louis Cato, who has carved a career out of his multi-instrumental mastery. Cato can currently keep reading »

British/Nigerian bass virtuoso and composer Michael Olatuja has been applauded by audiences worldwide for his artful amalgamation of sound and culture. This August, Olatuja will keep reading »

With “a singular voice that taps all the cultures from which it is born” (BBC), British/Nigerian bass virtuoso and composer Michael Olatuja has been applauded by audiences worldwide for keep reading »

Fresh off their wild success at DC JazzFest, Igmar Thomas and the Revive Big Band are back and ready for more. This time, catch the keep reading »

Whether he’s playing piano or synthesizers, Herbie Hancock has left a legacy that symbolizes the symbiosis of new & old, of tradition & innovation, and of today & tomorrow keep reading »

The Nth Power is well-known for their grooving funk-driven sound. This so-called “supergroup” (via Okayplayer) is a collection of some of the most talented backing keep reading »

Coming up Thursday June 16th, multi-instrumentalist and producer Cory Henry will play Highline Ballroom alongside his band, the Funk Apostles. Henry has played with some of keep reading »