These are the best jazz shows in NYC in February.
Kathleen Battle and Cyrus Chestnut The Blue Note Tuesday, June 19 Better than: Never getting to see this lyric soprano perform live. In 2010, Kathleen Battle chose a pianist and a repertoire of classical material to bring to Carnegie Hall for a formal recital. This summer, Battle decided to give t ... More >>
A Celebration of the Wonderful World Of Phoebe Jacobs Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center Thursday, May 24 The voice that filled Rose Hall first at the Thursday afternoon memorial for Phoebe Jacobs was Jacobs's own. There was her face, too, projected on a large screen in a first-tier box. It all mi ... More >>
The choreographer does Ellington; plus work by Wayne McGregor and George Balanchine
The seven-disc People Time offers endless, heartbreaking felicities
A Harlem cultural touchstone, like so many others, closes off its past
Kicking off an ambitious five-month jazz series
Four stellar male dancers go adventuring
A perfectionist who takes pride in not being prolific contacts Evans and Mingus online
David Murray Makes a Cuban Connection
Part two of our Jazz Supplement
Edited by Gary Giddins
Coordinated by Elora Alexander
'He Deals With Kids' Crises. He Is Rare He Changes Lives.'