Harlem Jazz Series

Are you ready to enjoy some of the best jazz being performed in New York City.  If so, make you way to Harlem any Tuesday afternoon or Friday evening and sit back.   Each year thousands of visitors and tourists flock to Harlem club's seeking to experience and hear the soulful music that Harlem has come to be known for.  No more waiting for the lights to go down or paying a hefty price to enjoy the soulful immortal sounds and rhythms of Duke Ellington, Lena Horne, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis (to name just a few).  Their voices and music live on throughout the city as performers pay tribute to these greats every day.      

The Harlem Jazz Series is artistically directed by Craig Harris, a trombonist, composer and longtime Harlem resident. Harris has been a major figure in the Harlem jazz scene since 1976. He has performed throughout the USA and abroad with some of the genre's most important figures.

Every Tuesday afternoon and Friday evening, Harlem will play host to some of today's most talented jazz musicians while paying tribute to history's greatest jazz music. And YOU'RE invited! These are events for all of the senses, and it is meant to be both mentally and spiritually uplifting.

Tuesdays 1st set: Noon – 12:45pm (15-min break) 2nd set: 1:00 – 1:45 – price $15

Concertgoers will spend the afternoon surrounded by the cool vibrations of jazz as they are soothed and invigorated by seemingly magical strings and horns.

Fridays 1st set: 7pm – 7:45pm (15-min break) 2nd set: 8:00pm – 8:45pm - $20

Friday evening concertgoers will enjoy this music-driven concerts joined by artists across the genres: visual, spoken word, theatre, and dance. These exciting artistic meetups make Friday’s Harlem Jazz Series a cultural indulgence and unique experience for all the senses.  

House doors open at 11:30 a.m. every Tuesday and 6:30 p.m. every Friday.

The upcoming schedule of performers is listed on www.harlemjazzboxx.com.


Live jazz concert

Schedule Details:

Date: Tuesday   Time: 12 PM
Date: Friday       Time: 7 PM
Duration: 2 hours      
Price: Tuesday - $15 USD | Friday $10 USD    

Please Note: 

This event do not operate on the following dates: Thanksgiving Day Holiday (November 23 & 24) | Christmas Holiday (December 24 & 25) | New Years Holiday (December 31 & January 1) 



Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church, 59 West 137th Street, New York, NY 10037.  Take B or C trains to 135th Street, walk east to Lenox Avenue/Malcolm X Blvd, turn left and walk to 137th Street.  Turn right and walk about 100 feet and you will see the church directly across the street from Harlem Hospital entrance.  Take 2 or 3 trains to 135th Street, walk up to 137th Street and right and walk about 100 feet and you will see the church directly across the street from Harlem Hospital entrance.