• Remembering Giants
    It’s getting to the point where everyone knows someone who has been stricken by the current miasma…
  • Our deepest condolences to the Marsalis family.
    Ellis Marsalis: 1934-2020

    Ellis Marsalis, jazz pianist, educator, and father of musicians Branford, Delfayo, Jason, and NJMH board member…

  • Museum Closed until further notice – Check website for live-streaming details

    Dear National Jazz Museum in Harlem Supporters, Friends, Volunteers, Members and Community…



Latest News
April 8, 2020

The New York Foundation for the Arts has put together a nationwide listing of emergency funding sources during the 2020 Covid-19 crisis.  Please visit the NYFA website for details.

Today In Jazz
July 3

Trumpeter Johnny Coles (1926-97) was a musician’s musician, with a personal style that led him to be featured in two of the greatest jazz groups of all time: Duke Ellington and Charles Mingus.