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  • JLCO – Beyond Black Codes

    Wynton Marsalis and his bandmates in the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra reimagine Marsalis’ small group compositions as big band orchestrations. This event features songs from classic albums such as Black Codes (From the Underground), From The Plantation to the Penitentiary, The Magic Hour, and...

  • Oct 2, Set 1: Lucy Yeghiazaryan (LIVE ONLY)

    The lineage evolves at Dizzy’s Club. On her recent release Lonely House, singer and budding producer Lucy Yeghiazaryan explores those gut-piercing, unapologetic tempos handed down from legendary singer, pianist, and beloved band leader Shirley Horn. Loved by fans and critics for her virtuosic voc...

  • Oct 6: Samara Joy

    Superstar vocalist Samara Joy, winner of the 2023 Grammy Award for Best New Artist, returns to Jazz at Lincoln Center to headline her first Rose Theater show. This concert promises to be a true showcase of her soulful voice and superlative talents.

    Samara Joy, vocals
    Evan Sherman, drum...

  • Oct 11, Set 1: Jones & Cannon: In the Spirit of Roy (LIVE ONLY)

    The late Roy Hargrove’s birthday week festivities commence at Dizzy’s Club with a can’t-miss lineup of inventive and hard swinging artists. Co-led by drummer-composer Willie Jones III and bassist-composer Gerald Cannon, the electrifying septet features alumni and current members of the legendary ...

  • Oct 14, Set 1: Roy Hargrove Big Band: Happy Birthday Roy!

    Trumpet player, composer, and beloved talent scout of the New York scene, Hargrove generously passed on his legacy to each new generation of artists. This week, the Roy Hargrove Big Band celebrates what would have been his birthday — and the magnitude of his contribution — by sharing his expressi...

  • Oct 20, Set 1: Family Concert: What is New Orleans Jazz?

    Hosted by beloved vocalist Catherine Russell, the daughter of long-time Louis Armstrong associate Luis Russell, this family-friendly concert explores the musical styles of New Orleans—the birthplace of jazz.

  • Oct 27: Sherman Irby's Musings of Cosmic Stuff

    Hosted and narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, this world premiere of saxophonist and composer Sherman Irby’s newest work unveils its celestial inspiration, from supernova stars and black holes to the formations of galaxies and life itself.

  • Fred Hersch & Friends: Intimate Moments

    Acclaimed pianist and composer Fred Hersch has put forth arrestingly beautiful projects over the course of his career. He has been called "one of the small handful of brilliant musicians of his generation" by Downbeat, and his music has been praised as “luxurious, free-flowing, unashamedly gorgeo...

  • Spiritual Sounds and The Jazz Age

    The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis revisits two of its most acclaimed originals: Victor Goines' "Untamed Elegance" and Chris Crenshaw’s "God’s Trombones." Each of these suites highlights the ensemble’s boundless creativity, commitment to artistic vision, and the peerless mu...

  • Azar Lawrence Experience

    A saxophonist for many of jazz's greats (including McCoy Tyner, Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard and more), Azar Lawrence brings the seven-piece Azar Lawrence Experience to Jazz At Lincoln Center's Dizzy's Club. The Experience encompasses Azar's music, art and spirituality; in this performance, the g...

  • Black Art Jazz Collective

    The Black Art Jazz Collective is back, bringing their original music to the Dizzy's stage for a riveting performance originally captured in 2022. They are dedicated to celebrating African American culture and political icons, as well as preserving the historical significance of African Americans ...

  • Hugh Masekela

    The legendary trumpeter, flugelhornist, composer, and lyricist Hugh Masekela presented a retrospective extravaganza in Rose Theater to celebrate his 75th birthday and to mark the 20th anniversary of a democratic South Africa in this timelessly special performance from 2014.

    Since his passing in...

  • Wynton Marsalis' The Jungle (Symphony no. 4)

    The National Symphony Orchestra of Romania, conducted by Cristian Măcelaru, joins forces with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis to perform THE JUNGLE. Commissioned in 2017 for the 175th Anniversary of the New York Philharmonic, THE JUNGLE is Wynton Marsalis's fourth sympho...

  • MONK'estra Septet

    The feel and sound of MONK’estra captures the spirit of Thelonious Monk’s singular style with its off-beat melodies, humor, strange beauty and unbounded swing in fresh arrangements that have an eye to the future infused with contemporary harmonies, unstoppable grooves, flavored with hints of New ...

  • Stephane Wrembel

    Acclaimed guitarist Stephane Wrembel brings his Django New Orleans project to Dizzy's to celebrate his first time ever in the club.

    Originally recorded November 4, 2021.

    Stéphane Wrembel – guitar
    Bria Skonberg – trumpet, vocals
    Daisy Castro – violin
    Nick Driscoll – clarinet, soprano ...

  • Endea Owens & The Cookout

    Detroit-raised bassist Endea Owens has been mentored by jazz icons, is becoming a regular on Tiny Desk, and is known to be one of jazz’s most vibrant emerging artists.

    In 2020, during the pandemic, Endea founded the Community Cookout, a non-profit that provides meals and music to underserved n...

  • Where Jazz Lives: Paris

    Perhaps no European city looms as large in the history of jazz as Paris. Travel to France and explore the full range of the city's scene, from apartment jam sessions to a Django-centric festiva ln in the country, from a dedicated radio DJ to some of the world's hottest clubs.