|Jazzset with Dee Dee Bridgewater|
|Mon, Dec 9th from 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Bill Frisell and Music of John Lennon
Like balloons floating above the Newport Jazz Festival, the guitarist and his group send up "Beautiful Boy," "Come Together," "In My Life," and a piece by the late drummer Paul Motian. Frisell opens on violinist Jenny Scheinman's stage, playing duets.
|Jazz At Lincoln Center With Wendell Pierce|
|Tue, Dec 10th from 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Prohibition and the Jazz Age
“The parties were bigger…the pace was faster…and the morals were looser" (F. Scott Fitzgerald). Prohibition was intended to stifle vice – but instead, it nourished crime and the clubs that would become a hot bed for jazz. [read more]