Coming Up at Clements Place Jazz 15 Washington, Newark NJ

Clements Place Jazz 15 Washington Street, Newark, NJ   Sunday May 26 @3 pm – Tribute to Hamiett Bluett w/Ronnie Burrage and Friends Friday May 31 @7:30 pm – Alexis Morrast and her Quartet Wednesday June 5 @7 pm Thursday June 6 @7:30 p – TBD Friday June 7 @7:30 pm – Nat Adderley, Jr.   … Continue reading Coming Up at Clements Place Jazz 15 Washington, Newark NJ

Dorthaan Kirk NEA Jazz Master in the Class of 2020

Absolutely ecstatic that Dorthaan Kirk will be receiving the A.B. Spellman NEA Jazz Masters Fellowship for Jazz Advocacy. "Washington, DC—Today the National Endowment for the Arts announced the four newest recipients of the nation's highest honor in jazz. Innovative jazz musicians Bobby McFerrin, Roscoe Mitchell, and Reggie Workman, as well as Dorthaan Kirk—who is receiving the A.B" … Continue reading Dorthaan Kirk NEA Jazz Master in the Class of 2020

Jazz973 Presents Charlie Apicella & Iron City at Clements Place Jazz

Guitarist Charlie Apicella is the leader of Iron City. The band's sixth CD, Groove Machine features Charlie's hard bop-inspired originals and arrangements of classic Blue Note Records gems.   Guitarist Charlie Apicella is the leader of Iron City. The band's sixth CD, Groove Machine features Charlie's hard bop-inspired originals and arrangements of classic Blue Note … Continue reading Jazz973 Presents Charlie Apicella & Iron City at Clements Place Jazz

Roy Hargrove Celebration of Life at Lincoln Center

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, a global jazz community came together at Jazz at Lincoln Center to celebrate the life and music of the great Roy Hargrove, who passed away on November 2, 2018. It was the kind of sendoff Roy would have wanted: a five-hour musical blowout in Rose Theater, free and open to the public—followed by … Continue reading Roy Hargrove Celebration of Life at Lincoln Center