Upcoming WBGO Member Events
Jazz in July - Duke Ellington: Drop Me Off in Harlem
Wednesday, July 22 at 8:00pm
Join WBGO’s Midday Jazz host, Rhonda Hamilton for this exciting Member Event at the Jazz in July Festival at the 92nd Street Y. WBGO Members get great seats for this event and are treated to a meet and greet reception with light refreshments afterwards.
“It Don’t Mean a Thing,” “Prelude to a Kiss,” “Sophisticated Lady”—Edward Kennedy Ellington was American music royalty.
Now another member of the jazz aristocracy, legendary vocalist Ernie Andrews, makes a rare appearance to put his stamp on these timeless tunes. Add the soulful sounds of Houston Person's tenor sax, plus vibes virtuoso Steve Nelson, and you’ve got pure jazz heaven.
Ernie Andrews, vocals
Bill Charlap, piano
Renee Rosnes, piano
Houston Person, tenor sax
Jeremy Pelt, trumpet
Steve Nelson, vibes
Peter Washington, bass
Kenny Washington, drums
Call 973-624-8880 ext. 232 to reserve your tickets.