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December 2019 News

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Herlin Riley Presents: Sounds Of Cuba And New Orleans Featuring Herlin Riley with Pedrito Martinez, Nicholas Payton, Russell Hall, special guests Yusa, Oscar Rossignoli, and spoken word artists Chuck Perkins and Indio Melendez

New York, NY (December 26, 2019) - Drummer extraordinaire Herlin Riley, one of today’s hardest-grooving, most infectiously energetic drummers, returns to Jazz at Lincoln Center for the concert event, Herlin Riley Presents: Sounds of Cuba and New Orleans on Friday, February 21 and Saturday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m., and 9:30 p.m. at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s The Appel Room in Frederick P. Rose Hall, located at Broadway at 60th Street, New York, NY.

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

Dizzy’s Club’s February 2020 Lineup Announced

New York, NY (December 23, 2019) - Dizzy’s Club sets the tone for the most romantic day of the year with a Valentine’s Day celebration inclusive of love and live music. Grammy Award-nominated jazz pianist and vocalist Freddy Cole returns to the club to perform Songs for Lovers (February 14-17). Legendary vocalist and “Queen of Cabaret” Marilyn Maye performs iconic tunes with music director Tedd Firth at the piano (February 21-23).

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Blue Engine Records Announces Four Winter Releases, Including The Music Of Wayne Shorter Featuring Wayne Shorter

New York, NY (December 18, 2019) - On the heels of Blue Engine Records’ banner 2019--which included six album releases and a GRAMMY-Award-nomination for Una Noche con Rubén Blades--Jazz at Lincoln Center’s in-house recording label proudly announces plans to release four new albums featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis in January and February of 2020. These releases include The Music of Wayne Shorter, which finds tenor saxophone titan Wayne Shorter performing some of his most beloved compositions alongside the JLCO and will be available digitally and on CD January 31.

Monday, December 16th, 2019

Celebrate Valentine’s Day Weekend With Jazz at Lincoln Center

New York, NY (December 16, 2019) - Jazz at Lincoln Center sets the tone for the most romantic day of the year with a Valentine’s Day celebration inclusive of love and live music taking place at two of New York City’s most iconic venues. In Rose Theater, NEA Jazz Master Dianne Reeves (February 14-15) will return to the House of Swing with her effortlessly powerful sound, and broad spectrum of sensual repertoire for her ninth consecutive Valentine’s Day performance at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Additionally, Grammy Award-nominated jazz pianist and vocalist Freddy Cole returns to Dizzy’s Club with the Freddy Cole Legacy Band to perform Songs for Lovers (February 14-17).

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Hear Jazz Without Breaking The Bank: Jazz at Lincoln Center Offers Free (& Almost Free) Educational, Cultural & Family Events

New York, NY (December 12, 2019) - Jazz at Lincoln Center announces an extensive range of free (and almost free) concerts and educational events for all ages, including Hot Seat tickets, free pre-concert discussions, family concerts, student tickets and Late Night Sessions at Dizzy’s Club throughout Spring 2020. Jazz at Lincoln Center offers special pricing for students year-round.