Upcoming WBGO Member Events

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    Jazz in July - Duke Ellington: Drop Me Off in Harlem

     

    Wednesday, July 22 at 8:00pm

    Venue: Kaufmann Concert Hall
    Lexington Avenue at 92nd St | directions
    Member price: $65 - Tickets will go quickly. 
    Get yours now by calling 973-624-8880 ext. 232

     

    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.