A new Grace Kelly is making news: a 20 year-old “Music Fusion Master” who reflects the diversity of young jazz artists. Kelly is a singer, songwriter, saxophonist and dynamic performer who melds her background in jazz with groove, pop and bits of world music. At age 16, Kelly became the youngest ever musician voted onto […]

Jazzy, retro holiday cheer for all!  The winsome and winning combination of the classic animated film and the Eric Byrd Trio have made this a highly-anticipated BlackRock December tradition. Share it with the whole family Saturday afternoon, or come for a nostalgic Saturday evening out, including a longer concert, with the adult crowd.  Selected by […]

Imagine yourself in the idyllic French countryside in the 1930’s. Sometime before dark, a gypsy caravan sets up camp in a field outside of town, luring the locals out for an evening’s fun. The wanderers travel with a film projector, pointing it at the side of a barn. As the images flicker to life beneath […]

Performing music that could be described as “Classical Soul,” Chelsey Green and The Green Project give the violin an electrifying new voice and bring the unmatched tone, richness and vibrancy of acoustic violin playing to audiences in a way they have never experienced.Having studied classical technique and repertoire for over 20 years and growing up […]

Imagine mixing classical and Cuban music  with a pinch of jazz and a dollop of groove. With three Grammy nominations under their belt, members of the Latin Jazz group Tiempo Libre get audiences up moving in their seats. The Miami-based septet is celebrated for its sophisticated performances of timba music, an irresistible, dance-inducing mix of […]

  Meet Loston Harris. His piano playing has been described as “percussive” with “incredibly fluid”. His vocals noted by New York Times as “suave.” For more than a decade Loston has headlined at the Legendary Bemelmans Bar located in The Carlyle in Manhattan’s storied Upper East Side, has a legacy of hosting great cabaret and […]

Award-winning musician Jason Marsalis, of the supremely gifted and renowned Marsalis jazz family of New Orleans plays the vibes with elegant flair, coaxing the instrument’s warm vibrato into the spotlight. Over the course of his illustrious career, Marsalis has crossed many genres, offering jazz-influenced takes on everything from bluegrass to classical. Don’t miss one of […]