Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival
Until Sat May 10
Photograph: Bart Babinski / ECM Records
Time Out says
Posted: Mon Apr 21 2014
The Harlem Jazz Shrines series pays tribute to Harlem's illustrious jazz legacy with a handsome array of gigs. The sprawling, multivenue lineup includes trombonist Chris Washburne (May 5); pianists Christian Sands (May 6), Aruán Ortiz (May 7), Manuel Valera (May 7), Vijay Iyer (May 9) and Arturo O'Farrill (May 10), who premieres his new Afro Latin Jazz Suite; drummer T.S. Monk (May 7); trumpeter Christian aTunde Adjuah (May 8); and saxist Lakecia Benjamin (May 9). See harlemjazzshrines.org for the full scoop.