March 2017

hammond B3 organ grooves

Mike LeDonne’s Groover Quartet

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Paul Bollenback [guitar]   Mike LeDonne [b3 organ]   Jason Brown [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Emmet Cohen Trio

with invited guests

Sets at 11:30 PM

midweek residency

Lezlie Harrison Sings from the Great American Soulbook

Lezlie Harrison [voice]   Ben Paterson [b3 organ]   Saul Rubin [guitar]   Vince Ector [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

Mel Davis B3 Trio

Sets at 11:45 PM

midweek feature

Jochen Rueckert Quartet

“Charm Offensive” Record Release

Mark Turner [tenor saxophone]   Mike Moreno [guitar]   Orlando LeFleming [bass]   Jochen Rueckert [drums & composition]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Nickel and Dime OPS

Sets at 11:30 PM

featured artist

Azar Lawrence Quintet

Eddie Henderson [trumpet]   Azar Lawrence [saxophone]   Benito Gonzalez [piano]   Essiet Essiet [bass]   Brandon Lewis [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

John Farnsworth Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM & 12:45 AM

April 2017

featured artist

Azar Lawrence Quintet

Eddie Henderson [trumpet]   Azar Lawrence [saxophone]   Benito Gonzalez [piano]   Essiet Essiet [bass]   Brandon Lewis [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Johnny O’Neal & Friends

Sets at 11:45 PM

jazz brunch

Harlem Jazz Vocalist (no music charge)

Annette St. John and her Trio

Sets at 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM & 4:00 PM

featured artist

Azar Lawrence Quintet

Eddie Henderson [trumpet]   Azar Lawrence [saxophone]   Benito Gonzalez [piano]   Essiet Essiet [bass]   Brandon Lewis [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

Willerm Delisfort Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM

featured artist

Vincent Herring Quartet

& The New Jam Session

Vincent Herring [alto saxophone]   Victor Gould [piano]   Yasushi Nakamura [bass]   Carl Allen [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM & 9:00 PM

jam session

No Music Charge For Participating Musicians

The New Jam Session

Hosted by Vincent Herring

Sets at 10:30 PM

TBA

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Emmet Cohen Trio

with invited guests

Sets at 11:30 PM

midweek residency

Lezlie Harrison Sings from the Great American Soulbook

Lezlie Harrison [voice]   Ben Paterson [b3 organ]   Saul Rubin [guitar]   Vince Ector [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

Mel Davis B3 Trio

Sets at 11:45 PM

midweek feature

Emmet Cohen Trio

Emmet Cohen [piano]   Yasushi Nakamura [bass]   Joe Saylor [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Nickel and Dime OPS

Sets at 11:30 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Orrin Evans Birthday Celebration

JD Allen [tenor saxophone]   Josh Evans [trumpet]   Orrin Evans [piano]   Ben Wolfe [bass, friday & saturday]   Luques Curtis [bass, sunday]   Bill McHenry [saxophone]   Gene Jackson [drums, friday & saturday]   Mark Whitfield [drums, sunday]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Patience Higgins & The Sugar Hill Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Orrin Evans Birthday Celebration

JD Allen [tenor saxophone]   Josh Evans [trumpet]   Orrin Evans [piano]   Ben Wolfe [bass, friday & saturday]   Luques Curtis [bass, sunday]   Bill McHenry [saxophone]   Gene Jackson [drums, friday & saturday]   Mark Whitfield [drums, sunday]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Johnny O’Neal & Friends

Sets at 11:45 PM

jazz brunch

Harlem Jazz Vocalist (no music charge)

Annette St. John and her Trio

Sets at 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM & 4:00 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Orrin Evans Birthday Celebration

JD Allen [tenor saxophone]   Josh Evans [trumpet]   Orrin Evans [piano]   Ben Wolfe [bass, friday & saturday]   Luques Curtis [bass, sunday]   Bill McHenry [saxophone]   Gene Jackson [drums, friday & saturday]   Mark Whitfield [drums, sunday]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

Willerm Delisfort Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM

featured artist

Vincent Herring Quartet

& The New Jam Session

Vincent Herring [alto saxophone]   Victor Gould [piano]   Yasushi Nakamura [bass]   Carl Allen [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM & 9:00 PM

jam session

No Music Charge For Participating Musicians

The New Jam Session

Hosted by Vincent Herring

Sets at 10:30 PM

hammond B3 organ grooves

Mike LeDonne’s Groover Quartet

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Peter Bernstein [guitar]   Mike LeDonne [b3 organ]   Joe Strasser [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Emmet Cohen Trio

with invited guests

Sets at 11:30 PM

midweek residency

Lezlie Harrison Sings from the Great American Soulbook

Lezlie Harrison [voice]   Ben Paterson [b3 organ]   Saul Rubin [guitar]   Vince Ector [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

Mel Davis B3 Trio

Sets at 11:45 PM

midweek feature

Duane Eubanks Quartet

Duane Eubanks [trumpet]   Abraham Burton [tenor saxophone]   Marc Cary [piano]   Gerald Cannon [bass]   Ralph Peterson Jr. [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Nickel and Dime OPS

Sets at 11:30 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Harold Mabern & Eric Alexander Quartet

Celebrate SMOKE’s 18th Anniversary

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Harold Mabern [piano]   TBA  [bass]   TBA  [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

John Farnsworth Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM & 12:45 AM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Harold Mabern & Eric Alexander Quartet

Celebrate SMOKE’s 18th Anniversary

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Harold Mabern [piano]   TBA  [bass]   TBA  [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Johnny O’Neal & Friends

Sets at 11:45 PM

jazz brunch

Harlem Jazz Vocalist (no music charge)

Annette St. John and her Trio

Sets at 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM & 4:00 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Harold Mabern & Eric Alexander Quartet

Celebrate SMOKE’s 18th Anniversary

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Harold Mabern [piano]   TBA  [bass]   TBA  [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

Willerm Delisfort Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM

featured artist

Vincent Herring Quartet

& The New Jam Session

Vincent Herring [alto saxophone]   Victor Gould [piano]   Yasushi Nakamura [bass]   Carl Allen [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM & 9:00 PM

jam session

No Music Charge For Participating Musicians

The New Jam Session

Hosted by Vincent Herring

Sets at 10:30 PM

hammond B3 organ grooves

Mike LeDonne’s Groover Quartet

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Peter Bernstein [guitar]   Mike LeDonne [b3 organ]   Willie Jones [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Emmet Cohen Trio

with invited guests

Sets at 11:30 PM

midweek residency

Lezlie Harrison Sings from the Great American Soulbook

Lezlie Harrison [voice]   Ben Paterson [b3 organ]   Saul Rubin [guitar]   Vince Ector [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

Mel Davis B3 Trio

Sets at 11:45 PM

midweek feature

Celebrating Reuben’s Birthday

Reuben Wilson Quartet

Jerry Weldon [saxophone]   Johnny DeFrancesco [guitar]   Reuben Wilson [organ]   Carmen Intorre Jr. [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Nickel and Dime OPS

Sets at 11:30 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Steve Turre Quintet

Featuring Jimmy Cobb

Javon Jackson [tenor saxophone]   Steve Turre [trombone]   Mike LeDonne [piano]   TBA  [bass]   Jimmy Cobb [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Patience Higgins & The Sugar Hill Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Steve Turre Quintet

Featuring Jimmy Cobb

Javon Jackson [tenor saxophone]   Steve Turre [trombone]   Mike LeDonne [piano]   TBA  [bass]   Jimmy Cobb [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Johnny O’Neal & Friends

Sets at 11:45 PM

jazz brunch

Harlem Jazz Vocalist (no music charge)

Annette St. John and her Trio

Sets at 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM & 4:00 PM

featured artist

3 Night Engagement Friday - Sunday

Steve Turre Quintet

Featuring Jimmy Cobb

Javon Jackson [tenor saxophone]   Steve Turre [trombone]   Mike LeDonne [piano]   TBA  [bass]   Jimmy Cobb [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

Willerm Delisfort Quartet

Sets at 11:45 PM

featured artist

Vincent Herring Quartet

& The New Jam Session

Vincent Herring [alto saxophone]   Victor Gould [piano]   Yasushi Nakamura [bass]   Carl Allen [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM & 9:00 PM

jam session

No Music Charge For Participating Musicians

The New Jam Session

Hosted by Vincent Herring

Sets at 10:30 PM

Mike LeDonne’s Groover Quartet

Eric Alexander [tenor saxophone]   Peter Bernstein [guitar]   Mike LeDonne [b3 organ]   Joe Farnsworth [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

’round midnight session

No Music Charge!

Emmet Cohen Trio

with invited guests

Sets at 11:30 PM

midweek residency

Lezlie Harrison Sings from the Great American Soulbook

Lezlie Harrison [voice]   Ben Paterson [b3 organ]   Saul Rubin [guitar]   Vince Ector [drums]

Sets at 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM & 10:30 PM

Mel Davis B3 Trio

Sets at 11:45 PM