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Rose Theater

Annual Gala: Ella at 100 -
Forever the First Lady of Song

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 2017 Annual Fundraising Gala is a one-night-only centennial celebration of the First Lady of Song – Ella Fitzgerald. . This year’s gala will be hosted by the one and only Harry Connick, Jr., and some of the greatest vocalists alive will take the stage to honor Ella. Featured artists include Renée Fleming, Roberta Gambarini, Alison Krauss, Marilyn Maye, Audra McDonald, Camille Thurman, Kenny Washington, and Cécile McLorin Salvant in duet with pianist Sullivan Fortner. 


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Christian Sands Quartet

Mack Avenue Records Debut CD Release Celebration for REACH

Christian Sands is only 27 years old, but he’s been playing piano for the past 25 years and has five Grammy Award nominations under his belt. Be the first to hear music from Sands’ anticipated new release, Reach.


Rose Theater

Celebrating Ella: The First Lady of Jazz

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis celebrates the centennial of Ella Fitzgerald, a vocalist whose legacy and influence define a classic era of jazz singing. Through diverse repertoire arranged by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, tonight's guest vocalists will demonstrate why the "First Lady of Song" remains a case study in succinct phrasing and uncompromising musicality. Joining the Orchestra for this special occasion are two celebrated veteran vocalists: Kenny Washington and Roberta Gambarini.


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"All Sides of Ella" with Ulysses Owens, Jr. & Friends

Already one of today’s most high-profile sidemen, this GRAMMY® Award winner and DownBeat Rising Star has recently stepped into a leadership role and assembled some top-shelf groups. Join Ulysses Owens, Jr. at our our Ella Fitzgerald Festival.


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University of Wyoming Jazz Ensemble with Terell Stafford

Don't miss the University of Wyoming Jazz Ensemble’s Dizzy’s Club debut, joined by Grammy Award-winning trumpeter Terrell Stafford.


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Ehud Asherie Trio: Songs of the Harlem Piano Giants

Flip Side Sessions

Ehud Asherie is a first-call pianist for any gig requiring a mastery of early jazz traditions with a modern adaptability. Join Asherie as he leads his trio through a set of tunes written by Harlem’s most iconic pianists. 


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Mara Rosenbloom Trio

Flip Side Sessions

Join bold and captivating composer and pianist Mara Rosenbloom for her Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola debut.


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LATE NIGHT SESSION: Grassella Oliphant

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! This month, Thursday and Saturday evenings will be hosted by Julian Lee.


The Appel Room

Michael Feinstein: The Music of Mel Tormé

A singer, historian, and consummate entertainer, director Michael Feinstein brings irrepressible charm and encyclopedic knowledge to the Jazz & Popular Song series. The latest edition in this exciting series is a spirited dedication to Mel Tormé, an iconic songwriter called the "velvet fog" in reference to his enchantingly smooth voice.


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The Cookers

With tenor saxophonist Billy Harper, alto saxophonist Jaleel Shaw, trumpeters Eddie Henderson and David Weiss, pianist George Cables, bassist Cecil McBee, and drummer Billy Hart.


The Appel Room

John Scofield Retrospective: Quiet and Loud Jazz

Guitar icon John Scofield is a one-of-a-kind virtuoso known for his versatility and signature blend of jazz, funk, rock, R&B, and soul. For these concerts, Scofield will add new insights to two of his most revered albums: Blue Matter and Quiet. He will be joined by Gary Grainger, Dennis Chambers, Bill Stewart, Larry Grenadier, and Joe Lovano.


Rose Theater

The Orchestra Now: Schubert & Shostakovich

The Orchestra Now, a pre-professional orchestra in residence at Bard College, performs a chamber symphony and two full symphonies by Schubert, Shostakovich, and Schoenberg.


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Akiko Tsuruga Trio

Album Release Celebration

Join hammond B3 organist Akiko Tsuruga for her album release celebration before it takes over the airwaves.


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Monday Nights with WGBO: Jeff Hamilton Trio

Drummer Jeff Hamilton is known as a bandleader, a co-leader of the Clayton-Hamilton Orchestra, and as a sideman for such artists as Ray Brown, Ella Fitzgerald, Monty Alexander, and Diana Krall. His trio is a sure bet for fans of hard-swinging, straight-ahead jazz.


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LATE NIGHT SESSION: Nate Sparks 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! This month, Thursday and Saturday evenings will be hosted by Julian Lee.


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Essentially Ellington Alumni Band

The Essentially Ellington Alumni Band is a big band comprised of top alumni of Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Essentially Ellington program and features some of the most outstanding young artists in the greater New York City area.


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Juilliard Jazz Orchestra: Music of Duke Ellington

The Juilliard School has been a destination for world-class music education since its founding, and these incredible young musicians will exemplify that legacy at Dizzy’s.


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LATE NIGHT DANCE SESSION: Nate Sparks 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! This month, Thursday and Saturday evenings will be hosted by Julian Lee.


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Jazzmeia Horn

Album Release Celebration: A Social Call

Celebrate the release of Jazzmeia Horn's highly anticipated debut recording, A Social Call


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Bill Charlap Trio

With one of the world’s premier jazz pianists Bill Charlap, bassist Peter Washington, and drummer Kenny Washington.


The Appel Room

Cécile McLorin Salvant and the Aaron Diehl Trio

A breathtaking young vocalist whose musical expertise far exceeds her years, Cécile McLorin Salvant has ascended to the major leagues in the blink of an eye. With a voice, a vision, and an impeccable band at her side, the soulful 26-year-old vocalist has topped critics' polls, earned fans around the world, and won the 2016 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album.


Rose Theater

Count Meets the Duke

Wynton Marsalis, Vincent Gardner, and Rodney Whitaker–all current or former members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra–join a group of handpicked young artists to perform the music of Count Basie and Duke Ellington.


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Chris Cheek Berklee Quintet

Master saxophonist Chris Cheek leads Berklee’s Masters on the Road series featuring some of the best musicians at the college.


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Bill Charlap Trio

With one of the world’s premier jazz pianists Bill Charlap, bassist Peter Washington, and drummer Kenny Washington.


Visiting Presenter - Rose Theater

Emin & Friends

Emin is a Moscow based international singer who has been called "Russia's Michael Bublé." Following a recent PBS tv concert special, Emin is bringing his show to The Rose Theater together with special guests David Foster and Nile Rodgers - both of whom have appeared on Emin's recent CDs.


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Louis Hayes: Serenade for Horace Silver

Blue Note CD Release party and 80th Birthday Celebration

Master musician Louis Hayes is one of the most prolific jazz drummers of all time. Join us for Hayes’ 80th birthday celebration and his Blue Note album release.


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LATE NIGHT SESSION: Micah Thomas

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! This month, Thursday and Saturday evenings will be hosted by Julian Lee.


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Light Blue: Gabe Schnider and Friends Celebrate Monk


Rose Theater

World of Monk

With its iconic melodies, insightful harmonic progressions, and complex but danceable rhythms, the music of Thelonious Monk offers limitless opportunity for improvisation and interpretation. Monk's music is loved all over the world, and because of its fundamental simplicity, musicians of all styles and backgrounds find kinship in it. This global exploration of Monk features the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Baqir Abbas, Hamilton de Holanda, and brand new Monk arrangements.


The Appel Room

'Round Midnight: Monk's Legacy

Thelonious Monk is a singular genius in the world of jazz. One such composition is the masterpiece "'Round Midnight," written when Monk was only 18 years old. Tonight, his music will be performed by two of the most exciting young pianists of the next generation of jazz: 13-year-old Indonesian sensation Joey Alexander, the first true child prodigy in the history of jazz; and New Orleans' Sullivan Fortner, recipient of the 2015 American Pianists Association's prestigious Cole Porter Fellow in Jazz honor.


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Monk’s Dream: Russell Hall Plays Monk