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August 2017 News

Friday, August 25th, 2017

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola October 2017 Lineup Announced

New York, NY (August 25, 2017) - Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 30th anniversary celebration continues in Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, with programming honoring the centennials of Thelonious Monk and Dizzy Gillespie, two of the seminal figures of jazz. These 100th birthday celebrations feature performances by drummer T.S. Monk, honoring his father with his sextet for two nights, including on Monk’s actual birthdate, October 10; pianist/composer Frank Carlberg with his large ensemble playing new compositions inspired by Monk; and organist/pianist/trumpeter Joey DeFrancesco’s trio for their own unique take on Monk’s music. The Josh Evans Big Band and trumpeter Jon Faddis will lead tributes to Dizzy Gillespie around his birthdate, October 21.

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Blue Engine Records Announces the Release of Handful of Keys

Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Blue Engine Records today announced the release of Handful of Keys on September 15, 2017, a live recording of performances that captured 100 years of jazz piano in one night in Frederick P. Rose Hall at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces 30th Anniversary Season Opening Weekend Events, September 14-17

New York, NY (August 17, 2017) - Jazz at Lincoln Center kicks off its milestone 30th anniversary celebration on September 14-17, 2017 with free concerts, tastings and an acclaimed roster of jazz artists on every stage of Frederick P. Rose Hall, the home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, on Broadway at 60th Street in New York, New York.

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Blue Engine Records Announces - All Jazz Is Modern: 30 Years of Jazz at Lincoln Center

New York, NY (August 3, 2017) - Today, thirty years to the day Jazz at Lincoln Center produced its first concert series at Alice Tully Hall in New York City, Jazz at Lincoln Center announced the latest project from its in-house record label, Blue Engine Records: All Jazz is Modern: 30 Years of Jazz at Lincoln Center. Reflecting the organization’s three-decade history, this series of 30 iconic singles will be released digitally throughout the 2017-18 season.