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Friday, April 6th, 2018

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola May 2018 Lineup Announced

Every May, the sounds of Duke Ellington fill the halls of the House of Swing as hundreds of high school students across the country participate in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Essentially Ellington High School Competition and Festival. These students graduate and often join some of the most prestigious jazz programs in the country, in schools including The Juilliard School and William Paterson University. In May, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola will feature today’s finest jazz musicians who are alumnus of the program as they perform over five nights of Ellington, starting with the Essentially Ellington Alumni Band (May 9) followed by the Juilliard Jazz Orchestra: Music of Duke Ellington (May 10-13).

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces 2018 Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame Nominees

In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, Jazz at Lincoln Center offers jazz fans around the world the opportunity to participate in the 2018 Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame induction process. The public can cast votes online via http://academy.jazz.org/hall-of-fame/ for legendary artists of the jazz community who have been nominated based on their dedication and outstanding contributions to the music. Voting is open now and will close on April 28, 2018, at 11:59 pm ET.

Friday, March 30th, 2018

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Celebrates Big Band Music by Duke Ellington and Count Basie

New York, NY (March 30, 2018) - The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis continues to celebrate the big band tradition during the 30th anniversary season with Black, Brown & Beige & The Best of Basie, April 26-28 in Rose Theater. This concert features essential big band music by Duke Ellington and Count Basie, two titans not only in jazz but in the history of Jazz at Lincoln Center, in its concert halls and education programs, including the Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival.

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola April 2018 Lineup Announced

New York, NY (March 21, 2017) - In celebration of National Jazz Appreciation Month, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola showcases rising stars and veteran artists in the jazz world, celebrating the extraordinary heritage and history of jazz throughout April. The Monday lineups feature university big bands and rising stars coupled with heavy hitters of the jazz world �“ Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet with drummer Carl Allen (April 2); Manhattan School of Music Jazz Orchestra with saxophonist Joe Lovano (April 9); Emmet Cohen Trio with drummer Albert “Tootie” Heath (April 16); Purchase Jazz Orchestra with organist Mike LeDonne under the direction of trumpeter Jon Faddis (April 23); and Temple University Big Band with vocalist Ann Hampton Callaway under the direction of trumpeter Terell Stafford (April 30).

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Michael Feinstein's Jazz & Popular Song Series Returns for 8th Year

New York, NY (March 9, 2018) Michael Feinstein, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Director of the Jazz & Popular Song series, brings back American Songbook classics for the eighth consecutive year with three unique programs in The Appel Room: Celebrating Frank, Dean & Sammy (March 28-29), The Enchanting Lena Horne (May 2-3), and Swinging with the Count (May 30-31).