Sunday, June 17

Buster Williams Quartet, Something More with Steve Wilson, Eric Reed, and Lenny White. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 3 p.m.

Tuesday, June 19

Downbeat magazine presents school bands from Berklee, Eastman, and Milwaukee. Bryant Park, noon to 2 p.m. Free.

“Who’s on First?” with Bob Dorough and Dave Frishberg. Kaye Playhouse, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, June 20

Joshua Redman Quartet and Eric Reed Septet, featuring Wycliffe Gordon and Donald Harrison. Kaye Playhouse, 8 p.m.

Two Siberians and Sarah Morrow Group, Bryant Park, noon to 2 p.m. Free.

Thursday, June 21

“The Cabaret Jazz Hall of Fame,” with Joe Bushkin, Freddy Cole, Blossom Dearie, Jay Leonhart, many others. Kaye Playhouse, 8 p.m.

Chico Freeman Quartet with Stephen Scott, Winard Harper, and Curtis Lundy. Studio Museum in Harlem, 7 p.m. Free.

Dickson Guillaume and the New York State Haitian Interdenominational Mass Choir and Institutional Radio Choir. Bryant Park, noon to 2 p.m. Free.

Friday, June 22

Cesaria Evora and Bebel Gilberto. Beacon Theater, 8 p.m.

“A Love Supreme: Remembering Coltrane,” with Roy Hargrove, Michael Brecker, Jesse Davis, Larry Willis, and Jon Faddis and the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band. Kaye Playhouse, 8 p.m.

Pucho and His Latin Soul Brothers and Sugarman 3. Bryant Park, noon to 2 p.m. Free.

Saturday, June 23

Fat Possum Juke Joint Caravan. Bowery Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly plus Regina Belle. Beacon Theater, 8 p.m.

“Salsa Jams/Latin Pianos,” with Richie Ray and Bobby Cruz, Pappo Lucca y la Sonora Poncena, and Jimmy Bosch. Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m.

Pharoah Sanders. Joe’s Pub, 8 p.m.

Sunday, June 24

Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra featuring Lew Tabackin and guest Randy Brecker. Birdland, 8 p.m.

“Calle 54,” with Paquito D’Rivera, Eliane Elias, Gato Barbieri, Michel Camilo, and Jerry Gonzalez’s Fort Apache Band. Beacon Theater, 8 p.m.

A Memorial for Milt Hinton. Riverside Church, 4 to 7 p.m.

Pharoah Sanders. Joe’s Pub, 8 p.m.

Monday, June 25

Hank Jones Trio with guest Joe Lovano. Birdland, 8 p.m.

“Sondheim & Jazz,” with Jackie and Roy, Oscar Castro Nieves, Billy Childs, Kurt Elling, Nnenna Freelon, Marian McPartland, Patrice Rushen, Maureen McGovern, others. Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m.

Tuesday, June 26

Johnny Griffin Quartet with guest Clark Terry. Birdland, 8 p.m.

Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, and Jack DeJohnette. Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, June 27

North Mississippi All-Stars. Bowery Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Phil Woods Quintet with Bill Charlap, Brian Lynch, Ray Drummond, Kenny Washington, and guest Johnny Griffin. Birdland, 8 p.m.

Thursday, June 28

Andy Biskin Quintet and Matt Wilson Quartet. Exit Art, 8 p.m.

Kevin Mahogany Organ Quartet with Dave Stryker, Lennie White, and guest Dr. Lonnie Smith. Birdland, 8 p.m.

North Mississippi All-Stars. Bowery Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Nina Simone, Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m.

Wayne Shorter and Chick Corea, featuring Danilo Perez, John Patitucci, Brian Blade, Jeff Ballard, and Avishai Cohen. Avery Fisher Hall, 8 p.m.

Friday, June 29

Eumir Deodato with guest Maysa, plus Omar Hakim, Gerry Barnes, Sherrod Barnes, Bobby Sanabria, Eddie Montalvo, Teodross Avery, others. Avery Fisher Hall, 8 p.m.

Diana Krall. Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m.

“Planet Dance,” with Carlinhos Brown, Afro-Cuban All Stars, Antibalas Afrobeat

Orchestra, and three DJs. Hammerstein Ballroom, 9 p.m.

Dewey Redman’s 70th birthday, with guests Tom Harrell and Joe Lovano. Birdland, 8 p.m.

Robert Randolpho and Family plus Topaz. Bowery Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Sanda Weigl plus Edward Ratliff’s Rhapsodalia. Exit Art, 8 p.m.

Hadda Brooks and Senator

Eugene Wright. Joe’s Pub, 8 p.m.

Saturday, June 30

Gladys Knight and Dave Hollister. Carnegie Hall, 8 p.m.

Jazz Mandolin Project. Bowery Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Pat Martino Trio with Joey DeFrancesco and Eric Alexander. Birdland, 8 p.m.

Matt Moran’s Sideshow plus John Hollenbeck’s Claudia Quintet. Exit Art, 8 p.m.

Hadda Brooks and Senator Eugene Wright. Joe’s Pub, 8 p.m.

Ticket Information: Call 501-1390.


All events at Orensanz Arts Center

Wednesday, June 6

Joe Maneri Trio with Mat Maneri, Randy Peterson, and Christine Coppola-Maneri. 7 p.m.

Peter Kowald solo and duo with Damon Smith. 8 p.m.

Yo La Tengo, Daniel Carter, Sabir Mateen, and Roy Campbell. 9 p.m.

Joe McPhee Trio X with Dominic Duvall and Jay Rosen. 10 p.m.

Thursday, June 7

Roy Campbell Trio with Hamid Drake, William Parker, and dancer Aleta Hayes. 7 p.m.

Poet Mike Ladd. 8 p.m.

Charles Gayle. 8:30 p.m.

The X-ecutioners with Rob Swift, Mista Sinista, Roc Raida, and Total Eclipse. 9:30 p.m.

William Parker Quintet with Rob Brown, Lewis Barnes, Hamid Drake, and Clyde Kerr. 10:30 p.m.

Friday, June 8

Poet Reg E. Gains. 7 p.m.

David S. Ware Quartet with Matthew Shipp, William Parker, and Guillermo E. Brown. 7:30 p.m.

Patricia Nicholson, William Parker, and Billy Bang. 8:30 p.m.

Chan Marshal. 9:30 p.m.

Matthew Shipp Trio with William Parker and Gerald Cleaver. 10:30 p.m.

Ticket information: 474-0043,



Stryker/Slagle Band, June 6; Marian McPartland Trio, June 7-9; Chico O’Farrill Afro Cuban Jazz Big Band, June 10; Toshiko Akiyoshi Jazz Orchestra featuring Lew Tabackin, June 11; the Famous Duke Ellington Orchestra, June 12; 315 West 44th Street, 581-3080.

Blue Note

Leo Gandelman Sextet with Emilio Santiago, June 6-10; Ed Calle Quintet, June 11; Larry Coryell’s Count’s Jam Band with Steve Marcus and Bill Evans’s Soul Insiders, June 12-17. 131 West 3rd Street, 475-8592.

Fez Under Time Café

Mingus Big Band, June 7. 380 Lafayette Street, 533-2680.

Internet Café

Tony Malaby, June 6; Paradox Trio, June 7; Louis Belogenis, June 8; the Shack Up, June 9; the Hanuman Quintet, June 10; Tom Abbs, June 11; Brian Allen, June 12. 82 East 3rd Street, 614-0747.


Mose Allison, June 5-6; Les Paul’s 86th Birthday Celebration, June 11; Chris Potter Quartet with Kevin Hayes, Scott Colley, and Clarence Penn, June 12-17. 48 West 63rd Street, 582-2121.

Jazz Gallery

Marc Cary Trio, June 8; VijayIyer Quartet, June 9; Frank Lacy’s 14-piece Vibe Tribe, June 11. 290 Hudson, 242-1063.

Knitting Factory

Rebecca Moore, June 7; Steve Cardenas, Larry Grenadier, Dan Rieser, Marc Edwards Trio, Ambibat and Blaise Siwula, Doug Walker, Frank Fusco, Chris Altenhoff, Tim Kiah, Brad Shepik, June 8; Pharoah’s Daughter, Poetry Series, Ehran Elisha Projects, June 9; Ben Monder, Theo Bleckman, Kermit Driscoll, Satoshi Takeishi, Jim Black, Grupo los Santos, Lake Effect, Hans Tammen, June 10; Evan Whitfield, June 11; Avatars of Bossa, St. Marta Trio, Bunker Annex Series featuring Toshi Makihara, Jeff Gburek, and Ephia, Hibiscus, June 12. 74 Leonard Street, 219-3401.

La Belle Époque

Emme Kemp and Solo Saturdays, Mary Foster Conklin, June 9; Orange Kellin Trio, June 10. 827 Broadway, 254-6436.

Lenox Lounge

Nathan Lucas Organ Trio, June 6-7; Roy Campbell, June 11. 288 Lenox Avenue, 427-0253.


Larry Banks Trio, June 6-12. 2620 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, 234-6114.


Norah Jones Quartet, June 6; Susan Werner, June 7; Soul Farm plus special guests, June 9; Doug Wamble Duo; Classical Cafe, June 10; Songwriters Hall of Fame, hosted by Bob Leone and April Anderson, June 12. 35 West 67th Street, 601-1000.

Merkin Concert Hall

The Eric Watson Trio, June 13. 129 West 67th Street, 501-3330.


Craig Graham, June 6. Alison Crockett, June 7. Ronnie Gesser, June 8. 915 Broadway, 505-7400.

Saint Peter’s Church

“A New Twist on Ellington,” with Art Baron, Steven Bernstein, Peter Apfelbaum, Mario Pavone, Matt Wilson, others, June 10. Lexington Avenue and 54th Street, 330-0787.


David Berkman Trio, “Late Night Jam Session,” hosted by Joel Frahm, June 7; “A Tribute to Charles Earland,” featuring Bob DeVos, Eric Alexander, Jim Rotondi, Joey DiFrancesco, and Vincent Ector, June 8; Chris Washburne and the Systos Band, Jam Session hosted by John Farnsworth, June 10; Hammond B3 Organ Grooves, June 12. 2751 Broadway, 864-6662.

Society for Ethical Culture

Jimmy Owens Plus, June. West 64th Street and Central Park West, 718-636-5360.


Ernst Rejiseger and Jim Black, June 6; Marc Ribot y los Cobanos Postizos, Ted Reichman, Phonomena, June 7; the Crackers with Marc Ribot, Mark Anthony Thompson, Dougie Bowne, Jamaladeen Tacuma, and Calvin Weston, Sleepytime Gorilla Museum, Polar Bear Club, June 8; the Crackers, Sex Mob, Subtext, June 9; David Krakauer’s Klezmer Madness, Trio 3 with Andrew Cyrille, Oliver Lake, and Reggie Workman, June 10; Triple Play with Ken Vandermark, June 11. 107 Norfolk Street, 358-7503.

Village Vanguard

Leon Parker Quartet with Jacky Terrasson, June 5-10; Bill Charlap Trio, June 12-17; 178 Seventh Avenue South, 255-4037.

Zinc Bar

Duduka Da Fonseca Spirit of Samba Jazz, with Claudio Roditi, June 6; Yerba Buena Band, June 7; Jeff “Tain” Watts Quartet, June 12-13. 90 West Houston Street, 477-8337.

Compiled by Elora Charles

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