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Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

LATE NIGHT SESSION: ELEW


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Taking Off: Julian Lee and Friends

With saxphonist Julian Lee


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Jon Irabagon Quartet

With saxophonist Jon Irabagon, pianist Luis Perdomo, bassist Yasushi Nakamura, and drummer Rudy Royston

 


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

LATE NIGHT SESSION: Victor Gould

Tuesday-Saturday evenings, doors open at 11:15pm for Late Night Sessions featuring some of the most talented emerging artists in jazz. There are no reservations for Late Night Sessions - just swing by!


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

John Ellis and Double-Wide

With saxophonist John Ellis, drummer Kendrick Scott, sousaphone player Ibanda Ruhumbika, organist Gary Versace, and trombonist Eric Miller


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Ben Wolfe Quintet featuring Nicholas Payton

With trumpeter Nicholas Payton, saxophonist Stacy Dillard, pianists Orrin Evans (8/4, 8/5, and 8/7), and Luis Perdomo (8/6), and drummer Donald Edwards


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Jazz House Kids with Host Christian McBride


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Kenny Werner Trio

With pianist Kenny Werner, bassist Jonhannes Weidenmueller, and drummer Ari Hoenig


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

LATE NIGHT SESSION: Jordan Pettay Organ Project

Tuesday-Saturday evenings, doors open at 11:15pm for Late Night Sessions featuring some of the most talented emerging artists in jazz. There are no reservations for Late Night Sessions - just swing by!


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Joey DeFrancesco Trio

With organist, keyboardist, trumpeter and vocalist Joey DeFrancesco, guitarist Dan Wilson, and drummer Jason Brown


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Monday Nights with WBGO: Claudia Acuña

With vocalist Claudia Acuña, pianist and keyboardist Pablo Vergara, bassist John Benitez, guitarist Juancho Herrera, and drummer Yayo Serka


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Trio Da Paz & Friends Play the Music of Jobim, Getz, and other Brazilian Classics

With guitarist Romero Lubambo, bassist Nilson Matta, drummer Duduka Da Fonseca, saxophonist Harry Allen, and vocalist Maucha Adnet


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

LATE NIGHT SESSION: Evan Sherman Entourage

Tuesday-Saturday evenings, doors open at 11:15pm for Late Night Sessions featuring some of the most talented emerging artists in jazz. There are no reservations for Late Night Sessions - just swing by!


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

LATE NIGHT DANCE SESSION: Evan Sherman Big Band

Tuesday-Saturday evenings, doors open at 11:15pm for Late Night Sessions featuring some of the most talented emerging artists in jazz. There are no reservations for Late Night Sessions - just swing by!


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Marcus Strickland Quartet

With saxophonist Marcus Strickland, pianist David Bryant, bassist Ben Williams, and drummer E.J. Strickland


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Trio da Paz & Friends play the music of Jobim, Getz, and other Brazilian Classics [Week 2]

With guitarist Romero Lubambo, bassist Nilson Matta, drummer Duduka Da Fonseca, saxophonist Harry Allen, and vocalist Maucha Adnet


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

LATE NIGHT SESSION: Noah Garabedian: The Music of John Kirby

Tuesday-Saturday evenings, doors open at 11:15pm for Late Night Sessions featuring some of the most talented emerging artists in jazz. There are no reservations for Late Night Sessions - just swing by!


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Fresh Cut Orchestra: "Mind Behind Closed Eyes" Release Party

“Mind Behind Closed Eyes” Album Release Party

With trumpeter Josh Lawrence, bassist Jason Fraticelli, drummer Anwar Marshall, saxophonists Mike Cemprola and Mark Allen, trombonist Brent White, guitarists Matt Davis & Tim Conley, pianist Brian Marsella, and percussionist Francois Zayas


Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

Tito Puente Jr. Band


The Appel Room

2016-17 Season Opening Night Party

Celebrate  the opening of Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 2016-17 season with us! On September 22nd we’ll kick off our concert season with a special pre-concert soirée. Join us in The Appel Room for live jazz performances, signature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.


Rose Theater

Handful of Keys: A Century of Jazz Piano

Our season-opening concert features the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and some of today's top pianists, including Dan Nimmer, Joey Alexander, Dick Hyman, Helen Sung, Larry Willis, and Isaiah J. Thompson. Performing definitive compositions by piano geniuses like Jelly Roll Morton, Bill Evans, Thelonious Monk, Dave Brubeck, and Marcus Roberts, tonight's special guests will showcase an astonishing evolution of jazz piano that now spans over 100 years.


The Appel Room

Dee Dee Bridgewater: Songs We Love

Superstar vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater takes you through 100 years of jazz song. On Friday (9/23), she will sing the early blues and jazz of the 1920s through the 1950s, joined by music director/trumpeter Riley Mulherkar and vocalists Vuyo Sotashe and Brianna Thomas. On Saturday (9/24), she will start with the socially conscious music of the 1950s and end with the songs of today, featuring music director/drummer Ulysses Owens, Jr. and vocalists Theo Bleckmann and Alicia Olatuja. 


The Appel Room

Ibrahim Maalouf

Hailed by The New York Times as a "virtuoso of the quarter-tone trumpet," Ibrahim Maalouf combines jazz improvisation and European classical influences with the sounds of his native Lebanon and home in France, a far-reaching blend of cultures. Tonight's concert features a stellar ensemble of Frank Woeste, Scott Colley, Rick Margitza​, and Clarence Penn.


Rose Theater

Brad Mehldau

Visionary pianist Brad Mehldau, called "a graceful powerhouse" by The New York Times, makes his long-awaited return to Rose Theater for two distinct concerts. On Friday (9/30) Mehldau will perform alongside saxophonist Joshua Redman, showcasing one of the most celebrated pairings in contemporary jazz. On Saturday (10/1), Mehldau will treat audiences to a solo concert, a challenging format for which he is highly renowned.


The Appel Room

Elio Villafranca’s Letters to Mother Africa

With Letters to Mother Africa, the visionary Cuban pianist and composer Elio Villafranca brings us another ambitious and culturally enlightening program. He will lead an all-star band featuring Billy Harper, David Murray, Dezron Douglas, Lewis Nash, Abdou Mboup, and Vuyo Sotashe, as well as additional percussionists and various African instruments.


Rose Theater

Jazz 100: The Music of Dizzy, Ella, Mongo & Monk

With excitement and great reverence we celebrate the centennials of four visionary icons: Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Mongo Santamaría, and Thelonious Monk. This program will reveal not only their powerful unifying traits, but also the diverse ways they have influenced the evolution of jazz. Tonight's all-star band features music director Danilo Perez, Wycliffe Gordon, Chris Potter, Avishai Cohen, Ben Street, Adam Cruz, and Ledisi.


The Appel Room

Jimmy Heath: Life of A Legend

Tonight we celebrate the life and 90th birthday of a true living legend, saxophonist and NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath. With music, stories, conversation, and images from Heath's extensive personal archive, this intimate performance in The Appel Room will be an insightful look into the colorful career of a profoundly influential artist. Audiences will get a full taste of Heath’s brilliance as he performs original pieces for both his big band and a small group featuring Roberta GambariniJon Faddis, and Stanley Cowell. Jazz radio icon Gary Walker of WBGO will host the proceedings, engaging Heath in dialogue between musical segments.


Rose Theater

The Jazz Age: Untamed Elegance

A grand decade when "the parties were bigger, the pace was faster, the buildings were higher, the morals looser," jazz defined the Roaring Twenties – a time also known as the Jazz Age. 100 years after the first known jazz recording, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis transports audiences to the wild and sophisticated 1920s.


Rose Theater

Family Concert: Who is Count Basie?

In this hour-long narrated concert featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, crowd participation, and engaging storytelling by Wynton Marsalis, families will learn about Basie's exciting career and infectious music.


The Appel Room

Battle of the Big Bands

Tonight's big band battle is a feel-good, dance-up-a-storm, interactive jazz experience akin to those that originated in Harlem's Swing Era landmarks. This special event showcases two of New York's hottest young big bands, led by drummer/bandleaders Sammy Miller and Evan Sherman, in a high-energy evening with dancers and repertoire chosen in part by the audience.


Rose Theater

The Swing Era: Revolution in Rhythm

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis showcases the timelessness of swing as a genre, cultural period, and musical concept. For the occasion, music director and JLCO trumpeter Marcus Printup will arrange a combination of Swing Era classics and rarely heard works, adding a modern twist to some, and demonstrating what made jazz the definitive dance music of the 1930s.