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2018 News

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola November 2018 Lineup Announced

New York, NY (September 24, 2018) - Notable performances in Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in the month of November include the release party for Myra Melford’s Snowy Egret’s long-awaited album The Other Side of Air (November 7-8); a unique two-part evening for the Israeli Jazz Celebration with Tali Rubinstein Mémoire and Uri Gurvich Quartet (November 14); the Terry Waldo Sextet’s tribute to the “King of Ragtime” pianist and composer Scott Joplin (November 26, what would have been Joplin’s 150th birthday); and the return of Ellis Marsalis Quintet (November 15-18) on the occasion of the NEA Jazz Master pianist’s 84th birthday celebration. Wycliffe Gordon & Friends (November 21

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

2019 JAZZ CONGRESS SPEAKERS, PANELS, AND ADVISORY BOARD ANNOUNCED

2019 JAZZ CONGRESS SPEAKERS, PANELS, AND ADVISORY BOARDANNOUNCEDJazz at Lincoln Center’sFrederick P. Rose Hall in New York CityJanuary 7 - 8, 2019Early Bird Registration deadline extended to September 20New York, NY (September 13, 2018) – Jazz at Lincoln

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Joey Alexander with Strings at Jazz at Lincoln Center

New York NY (September 10, 2018) - Pianist and wunderkind Joey Alexander, will perform, with his trio and a 20-piece string orchestra, original compositions and his favorite jazz classics at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater in Joey Alexander with Strings, on October 19-20 at 8 pm. Following multiple GRAMMY Award nominations, a 60 Minutes feature, performances at top international festivals, and universal acclaim, this young virtuoso continues to challenge himself and expand his artistry.

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Blue Engine Records announces the release of UNA NOCHE CON RUBÉN BLADES

Blue Engine Records announces the release ofuna noche con rubén bladesfrom the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestrawith Wynton Marsalis featuring Rubén BladesAvailable in stores, online, and streaming on October 19, 2018 New York, NY – September 7, 2018 – Rub

Monday, August 27th, 2018

Exclusive World Premiere Collaboration: Mark O’Connor Family Band & Friends with special guests Alvin Youngblood Hart and Lizz Wright at Jazz at Lincoln Center

New York NY (August 27, 2018) - For the first time ever, Mark O’Connor Family Band, GRAMMY Award-winning guitarist and vocalist Alvin Youngblood Hart, and American jazz and gospel singer Lizz Wright collaborate in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s iconic Appel Room in American Roots: Mark O’Connor Family Band & Friends, October 5-6 at 7pm and 9:30pm. Winner of three GRAMMY Awards and seven Country Music Awards, O’Connor leads an exploration of blues, bluegrass, Cajun, gospel, folk, spirituals, and western swing music traditions with the newly formed Mark O’Connor Family Band - featuring Maggie O’Connor and Kate Lee on fiddle and vocals, Forrest O’Connor on mandolin and vocals, Geoff Saunders on banjo and bass, and National Flatpick Guitar Champion Joe Smart. The group’s debut album won the 2017 GRAMMY Award for Best Bluegrass Album.