EAST VILLAGE, Weds, Live Brazilian forro music ~ Very danceable Brazilian party.
New York Jazz Concerts, Jazz Clubs & Jazz Festivals
ELMHURST, QUEENS, Thu, Feb 21, 2019, Argentine tango live music ~ 2018 Latin Grammy “Best Tango Album”
HELL’S KITCHEN, most Sundays ~ Multi-Grammy winners carry on the Sunday tradition started by Chico O’Farrill in 1997
# live cuban jazz
TIMES SQUARE, Mon & Tue, Italian jazz live music mondays & tuesdays ~ NYC’s specialist in early New Orleans Hot Jazz (Dixieland)
“Now in one of my earliest tunes, ‘New Orleans Blues,’ you can notice the Spanish tinge.” Jelly Roll Morton
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, COLUMBUS CIRCLE, Nightly ~ World-class jazz any night in one of the great New York rooms overlooking Central Park
GREENWICH VILLAGE, Sun, December 9 & 16, 2018 ~ Argentine Tango Dancing to live music by the Zinc Tango Trio
There’s also the New York Hot Jazz Festival, NYC Jazz Festival, Jazz in July, Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, Generations in Jazz Festival, BRIC Jazzfest Brooklyn and the Nublu Jazz Festival
Jazz is Latin from its beginnings in the Caribbean. The ferry used to run between Havana and New Orleans twice a day. Jelly Roll Morton’s “Spanish Tinge” was Cuban. Machito made it Latin. Dizzy made it Jazz. Duke Ellington said, “It’s all music.” ~ Keith Widyolar
BELMONT, THE BRONX, Sun, Jan 27, 2019 ~ The jazz composer of the African diaspora joins Mary Ann Sweeney & Bronx Arts Ensemble to play one of the jazz greats, Charles Mingus. African Cuban jazz live music. FREE
GREENWICH VILLAGE, Jan 15-20, 2019, Tue-Sun ~ Palmieri celebrates his new album “Mi Luz Mayor” at the Blue Note.
# puerto rican live music jazz
CITY WINERY, THE LOFT, HUDSON SQUARE, Mon, January 7, 2019 ~ A tribute to 60 years of bossa nova by a powerful blues and jazz singer with a band of great guest artists
#BRAZILIAN #BOSSA NOVA #LIVE MUSIC
BLUE NOTE, GREENWICH VILLAGE, Nightly, December 10, 2018 – January 6, 2019 ~ The best-selling American instrumental artist riffs the holidays
#ITALIAN #JAZZ #LIVEMUSIC
CARNEGIE HALL CITYWIDE, 2018-19 Season ~ African, Cuban, Filipino, French and Puerto Rican Boogaloo, Jazz and Hip-Hop
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, Wed-Sun, December 19-23, 2018 ~ There’s no better way to swing the holidays than with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Carlos Henriquez and all the best players
#BIGBAND #JAZZ #LIVEMUSIC #CHRISTMASCONCERT
CATHEDRAL OF ST. JOHN THE DIVINE, MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS, Thu-Sat, December 20-22, 2018 ~ Join the Paul Winter Consort, gospel singer Theresa Thomason and the Forces of Nature Dance Theatre as they welcome back the sun inside one of NYC’s great spiritual music halls
#JAZZ #HOLIDAY #CHRISTMASCONCERT
UNIVISION, November 15, 2018 ~ Jorge Drexler (Uruguay), Luis Miguel (Mexico), and Rosalía (Spain) were 2018’s big winners. Watch videos of all the winners in this story.
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER, November 16-17, 2018 ~ The musical heir to Tito Puente told his story of growing up Puerto Rican in the South Bronx
Friday, October 12, 2018
Financial District, Manhattan
The former Puerto Rican MLB All-Star Yankee center fielder is a great Latin Grammy-nominated jazz and rock musician too.
It’s a tropical experience. Lots of great local Latin Jazz artists play.
40-19 Gleane Street
at Roosevelt Ave
Elmhurst / Jackson Heights, Queens
LINCOLN CENTER, Jul 25-Aug 12, 2018, Summer music festival with African, Colombian, Cuban, Ecuadorian, Mexican and Puerto Rican music, dance and word.
Puerto Rican saxophone master joins the Puerto Rican Jazz bassist’s band.
Ricky Rodriguez Group
The Jazz Gallery
Friday, June 22, 2018
The Cuban Classical and Jazz sax legend blows the happiest horn on the planet.
Blue Note Jazz Festival
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
June 12 – 17, 2018
BARCLAYS CENTER, PROSPECT HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN, Saturday, June 9, 2018 ~ The original bad boy of salsa keeps it going on
Bryant Park Dance Party
Cumbia & Vallenato for dancing
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
With special guest Afro-Swiss harmonica virtuoso Gregoire Maret
LeFrak Concert Hall
Sunday, April 15, 2018
RED HOOK, BROOKLYN, WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE, Sat, Apr 7, 2018, Cuban rumba jazz live music ~ “Cuba’s finest young female singer” (‘The Guardian’)
COLUMBUS CIRCLE, Thu-Sat, Mar 22-24, 2018 ~ One of the great flamenco pianists.
# spanish flamenco festival live music jazz
A tribute from one Sax genius to another, and the world’s leading Jazz institution.
Jazz at Lincoln Center
Lincoln Square, Manhattan
Friday – Saturday
March 16 – 17, 2018
January 28, 2018 ~ ‘Despacito’ entered global popular culture. The entire world is singing in Spanish!
~ 2017’s most-streamed song
~ 2017’s most-purchased song
~ 16 weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100, tying the all-time record
~ “One of the biggest global hits ever”
I never even heard the winning song.The Recording Academy ignored the Latin community and the entire world. Why RA President Mr. Neil Portnow?
Multiple venues in Midtown, Greenwich Village, East Village, Lower East Side, Hudson Square, and SoHo, Manhattan
January 10 – 17, 2018
Friday – Saturday
January 12 – 13, 2018
A bio-drama about how the legendary French Manouche Hot Jazz guitarist responded to Nazi persecution.
West Village, Manhattan
January 5 – 18, 2018
Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola
Jazz at Lincoln Center
10 Columbus Circle
Upper West Side
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Special guests Vanessa Formell and Pedrito Calvo (original singer)
250 Bedford Park Blvd W,
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Thursday, January 5, 2017
January 6-7, 2017
January 8-10, 2017
Grammy-winning trumpet player and leader brings his latest, the Grammy-nominated Madera Latino to the Jazz Standard Tue-Wed, Jan 3-4, 2017
The Cuban singer-songwriter, actress and humanitarian brings her sassy style to Subrosa Friday-Saturday December 9-10, 2016.
Colombian music and dance for the entire family
Le Poisson Rouge
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Jazz in July at the 92nd Street Y explores the music of Duke Ellington’s collaborator Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8pm with Bill Charlap.
Jazz in July at the 92nd Street Y explores the classic theater tunes of George Gershwin and Howard Arlen. Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 8pm.
Jazz in July at the 92nd Street Y explores the Stride Jazz piano style that developed out of Ragtime. Featuring clarinetist Anat Cohen on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 8pm.
Cole’s brother Freddy Cole sings hits like “Unforgettable” and “Mona Lisa.” The band is led by Jazz in July Artistic Director Bill Charlap. It’s at the 92nd Street Y, Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 8pm.
Jazz in July at the 92nd Street Y goes to Hollywood with the songs of composer Arthur Schwartz and lyricist Howard Dietz. Featuring Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes, and Sandy Stewart. Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 8pm
The great Jazz pianist opens Jazz in July at the 92nd Street Y with a night of unforgettable Swing-era hits.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 8pm
Relive all the romance and glamour of the 1940s through Swing, Jazz, and Ballroom music from around the world. Fleur Seule plays Midsummer Night Swing at Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park Wed, June 29, 2016.
The Brazilian opera singer and American Jazz singer reprise the collaborations of Frank Sinatra and Antônio Carlos Jobim
Fri, June 10, 2016 at 8pm
One of Brazil’s great romantic bossa nova singers
Blue Note Jazz Club
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
June 6 – 8, 2016
Colombian guitarist Nilko Andreas, Spanish pianist Ariadna Castellano and friends played a magical a night of smiles at Novecento SoHo, June 22, 2013
Chick Corea and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis…