39 Recommend It! 1,196 views

Jazz in New York City

Published: 2012-03-16
Chico Hamilton Chico Hamilton (Sunday) Mr. Hamilton, one of jazz's great percussive colorists and chamber-minded bandleaders, turned 90 in September, celebrating the occasion with a vivacious album, “Revelation" (Joyous Shout!). This is the first of three monthly shows at Drom, featuring his working band with Evan Schwam on reeds, Mayu Saeki on flute, Nick Demopoulos on guitar, Paul Ramsey on bass and Jeremy Carlstedt on percussion. At 7:15 p.m., Drom, 85 Avenue A, East Village, (212) 777-1157, dromnyc.com

Carl Allen-Rodney Whitaker Project (Tuesday through March 25) At 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, 60th Street and Broadway, (212) 258-9595, jalc.org

Karl Berger's Improvisers Orchestra (Tuesday) This performance kicks off a new series, on alternate Tuesdays through May 15, in which the musicians workshop ideas during a 7:30 p.m. open rehearsal, followed by a proper 9 p.m. performance. At Jazz Gallery, 290 Hudson Street, at Spring Street, South Village, (212) 242-1063, jazzgallery.org

Matthew Brewer (Friday) At 9 and 10:30 p.m., Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, West Village, (212) 989-9319, corneliastreetcafe.com

Stanley Clarke Trio/Larry Coryell Trio (Tuesday through March 25) At 8 and 10:30 p.m., Blue Note, 131 West Third Street, West Village, (212) 475-8592, bluenote.net

Henry Cole and the Afro-Beat Collective (Tuesday) At 9:30 p.m., Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette Street, East Village, (212) 539-8778, joespub.com

Kris Davis Quintet (Saturday) At 9 and 10:30 p.m., Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, Greenwich Village, (212) 989-9319, corneliastreetcafe.com

Aaron Diehl Trio (Saturday) At 8 and 10 p.m., Kitano Hotel, 66 Park Avenue, at 38th Street, (212) 885-7119, kitano.com

Gilad Hekselman Trio (Tuesday) From 8:30 to 11 p.m., Smalls, 183 West 10th Street, West Village, (212) 252-5091, smallsjazzclub.com

Fred Hersch (Sunday) At 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Jazz Standard, 116 East 27th Street, Manhattan, (212) 576-2232, jazzstandard.net

Lee Konitz (Wednesday) At 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Jazz Standard, 116 East 27th Street, Manhattan, (212) 576-2232, jazzstandard.net

Bill McHenry Quartet (Tuesday through March 25) At 9 and 11 p.m., Village Vanguard, 178 Seventh Avenue South, at 11th Street, West Village, (212) 255-4037, villagevanguard.com

Osmany Paredes Quartet (Tuesday) At 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Jazz Standard, 116 East 27th Street, Manhattan, (212) 576-2232, jazzstandard.net

Gregory Porter (Friday) At 7:30 p.m., Highline Ballroom, 431 West 16th Street, Chelsea, (212) 414-5994, highlineballroom.com

Dafnis Prieto Sí o Sí Quartet (Saturday) as part of the Jazz Standard's 10th anniversary celebration. At 7:30, 9:30 and 11:30 p.m., Jazz Standard, 116 East 27th Street, Manhattan, (212) 576-2232, jazzstandard.net

John Raymond (Thursday) At 8:30 p.m., Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, West Village, (212) 989-9319, corneliastreetcafe.com

Eric Reed Trio (Friday and Saturday) At 8, 10 and 11:30 p.m., Smoke, 2751 Broadway, at 106th Street, (212) 864-6662, smokejazz.com

The Rodriguez Brothers Band (through Sunday) At 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., with an additional 11:30 set on Friday and Saturday, Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, 60th Street and Broadway, (212) 258-9595, jalc.org

Joe Sanders and Infinity (Wednesday) From 8:30 to 11 p.m., Smalls Jazz Club, 183 West 10th Street, West Village, (212) 252-5091, smallsjazzclub.com

Pharoah Sanders Quartet (Tuesday through March 24) At 8:30 and 11 p.m., Birdland, 315 West 44th Street, Clinton, (212) 581-3080, birdlandjazz.com

Henry Threadgill's Zooid (Friday through Sunday) At 9 and 10:30 p.m., Jazz Gallery, 290 Hudson Street, at Spring Street, South Village, (212) 242-1063, jazzgallery.org

Jerry Weldon Quartet (Friday and Saturday) From 10 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Smalls, 183 West 10th Street, West Village, (212) 252-5091, smallsjazzclub.com
comments powered by Disqus
Read the All About Jazz Magazine - Free!

Read the All About Jazz Magazine - It's free!

Jam-packed with 100 pages covering a wide range of styles, subjects and from around the world—each issue includes interviews, profiles, columns, album reviews, web site news, and free MP3s. The AAJ magazine is available across all devices, can be shared socially, and opened from anywhere without the need to download an app.

Read the Winter 2014 Edition

Weekly Giveaways

Ed Palermo

Ed Palermo
About | Enter

Matthew Shipp

Matthew Shipp
About | Enter

Matt Ridley

Matt Ridley
About | Enter

Tord Gustavsen

Tord Gustavsen
About | Enter