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January 2020 News

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

Ambrose Akinmusire Leads Big Band and Special Guests Jack Dejohnette, Tom Harrell and Gary Bartz In Jazz at Lincoln Center’s The Appel Room

New York, NY (January 30, 2020) - On March 27-28 at 7:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. in The Appel Room, acclaimed trumpeter and composer, Ambrose Akinmusire will make his Jazz at Lincoln Center debut as a headliner to perform his extended Banyan suite for the first time in NYC, while leading an all-star large ensemble featuring special guests drummer Jack DeJohnette, trumpeter Tom Harrell and saxophonist Gary Bartz.

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Dizzy's Club March 2020 Lineup Announced

New York, NY (January 23, 2020) - With an impressive lineup of featured artists and programming in March, Dizzy’s Club celebrates the diverse, international and multi-generational traditions of jazz music. To commemorate Women’s History Month, sets throughout the month showcase the work of some of today’s most talented and influential female jazz musicians, beginning with pianist Helen Sung (March 1), presents PUSH, a one night only celebration of the artistry of women composers including Mary Lou Williams, Geri Allen, Marian McPartland, and Carla Bley.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Jazz at Lincoln Center Welcomes Families To Celebrate Dave Brubeck’s 100th Birthday!

New York, NY (January 22, 2020) - 2020 marks the centennial of Dave Brubeck, the legendary jazz musician best known for crossover hits "Take Five" and "Blue Rondo a la Turk." To celebrate, Jazz at Lincoln Center invites families with school age children to explore the lasting legacy of this distinguished composer, pianist, and social activist in Family Concert: Who is Dave Brubeck? The family concert featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra takes place in Rose Theater on Saturday, March 21 at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, January 19th, 2020

Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces Inaugural Jack Rudin Jazz Championship Finalist Bands

New York, NY (January 19, 2020) In an awards ceremony tonight, January 19, at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City, Jazz at Lincoln Center Managing and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis announced the top three university and college jazz band programs in the nation.

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Jazzmeia Horn Returns To Jazz at Lincoln Center In Her The Appel Room Feature Debut The Artistry Of Jazzmeia Horn

New York, NY (Wednesday, January 15, 2020) - Grammy Award-nominated vocalist Jazzmeia Horn returns to Jazz at Lincoln Center in her The Appel Room headlining debut, in The Artistry of Jazzmeia Horn. Featuring songs off her second album,Love and Liberationat Jazz at Lincoln Center’s The Appel Room in Frederick P. Rose Hall, located at Broadway at 60th Street, New York, NY. The performances will take place on March 6-7 at 7:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.