These are the best jazz shows in NYC in September. Orrin Evans Pianist Orrin Evans of Philadelphia recently co-founded the artist collective Likemind, and for six nights at Jazz Standard (Sept. 3-8) he'll give a good idea of its breadth and purpose. He opens with Tarbaby, a quartet featuring renown ... More >>
These are the 10 best jazz shows in New York this month. (Here for more on Jazz Appreciation Month.)
Here are the ten best concerts around the city this weekend, in no particular order.
Here are the 10 best shows around the city this week, in no particular order.
The leaves are falling, but jazz music will be sticking around a while longer. Here's a list of shows happening in the city we think you'll enjoy.
Revive Big Band with Pharoahe Monch Blue Note Monday, August 27 Better than: Thinking about the GOP convention. "Simon says, get the fuck up! Y'all heard me, get the FUCK up!!" Street versifier Pharoahe Monch has yelled those words countless times since "Simon Says" broke him big back at the turn ... More >>
Duke meets Jacko
Vijay Iyer; Robert Glasper. Robert Glasper Trio Vijay Iyer Trio Skirball Center at NYU Thursday, April 28 Better than: Having another tornado warning to contend with. What's the difference between "jazz fame" and the kind of recognition that gets you on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon? Whate ... More >>
Vijay Iyer and Rudresh Mahanthappa sure are tough-mindedand also Indian Americans
Pianist-composer boots up laptop, rhythm section, strings