Vanguard Jazz Orchestra
Due to the coronavirus, please call to ensure this event is still happening before you leave home.
The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra began its life as the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra in 1966.The world-famous Village Vanguard jazz club in New York City booked the newly formed band for three Monday nights that February. Those performances were wildly successful and the engagement was extended indefinitely. The Village Vanguard’s owner, Max Gordon, told Mel Lewis, “We’ll keep it going until it tapers off.” Over half a century and more than 2700 Monday nights later, it still hasn’t. The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra stands apart from all other modern ensembles of its kind and is still as strong and vital as ever.
Venue: Village Vanguard
178 7th Ave. S
What do you think?
Jazz Under the Highline at Cultura
Live Jazz at the Courtyard & Terrace. Music led by the Nick Hempton Band featuring Jerry Weldon. BYOB *see below for reduced capacity info Advanced tickets only. No door sales to ensure capaci...
thelovemaze.com Singles Match In Food & Culture at Urbanspace
“When it’s dinner time and we are deciding what to eat there always has to be a compromise especially since I am the one cooking.” When it comes to relationships, more often than not, it’s the small t...
thelovemaze.com Speed Dating Parties Online, COVID Test at East River Plaza
In this event, you and your match will face the challenges brought by Covid-19. You will solve the issues together as partners, and find out with whom you can partner up for life. A profile and RSV...