Most things don’t happen…but sometimes they do. – Harvey Lichtenstein



W.C. Handy's Blues

Heavenly Sight

Independent Minds

European Jazz Stage



Pulse of The Planet

Symphony Space

LA Theater Works

Fred Friendly


What's New

This spring, we're hard-at-work on a new season of the Peabody Award winning Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio (distributed by WFMT), development of an app for the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame and distribution of JazzStories podcasts, the music in the words of its makers. Our Gabriel Award-winning Passover Dreams project with Jim Metzner is available on PRX, along with award winning the One People, Many Voices documentaries.

  • The Paul Winter Solstice

    We had another wonderful performance and live broadcast of the soulful saxman live from the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio with Wendell Pierce

    Swing your 2014 as hard as possible with our broadcast tribute to the legendary drummer Art Blakey


Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio

We’re keeping up the groove all year for Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio.

This season Jazz At Lincoln Center Radio brings a bushel of new programs from the House of Swing with our host (actor/ activist) Wendell Pierce.

From fresh faces to jazz icons, spring quarter is brimming with talent. Pianist and recent MacArthur "Genius" Grant recipient Vijay Iyer makes his debut appearance on JALC Radio. We'll also feature 83-years-young legend Ahmad Jamal with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra. Guitar master Bill Frisell will explore the roots of American musical styles.

Find the full schedule and more information HERE.

Listen: SF Jazz Collective - The Music of Stevie Wonder

The Music of Stevie Wonder (mp3)


Jazz musicians refer to what they do as "telling stories."

JazzStories add the musicians' own words to their music, with short presenter intros. A companion to Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio - JazzStories brings you to the next beat.

Listen to the podcasts below, or learn more at our website. Also available for download from iTunes.

Paul Winter's Winter Solstice Celebration

Murray Street and NPR continue a holiday tradition through the longest night of the year with the Paul Winter Winter Solstice Celebration

The extraordinary acoustics of New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine highlight the Winter Consort, with talented musicians like Eugene Friesen, Paul Sullivan, and gospel sinter Theresa Thomason. WNYC's John Schaefer hosts the celebration.

Learn more and join us as we celebrate the return of light! (Montage photo: Jeff Day)




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