Events & Tickets
Sep 11 , 2015
Hailed as “an extraordinarily versatile orchestra” by The Los Angeles Times, the internationally acclaimed Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra – 15 leading jazz soloists, led by musical director Wynton Marsalis – performs from an extensive repertoire that includes a special tribute to Jersey greats James Moody and Dizzy Gillespie.
Nov 8 , 2015
Grammy-nominated pianist Judy Carmichael, one of the world’s leading interpreters of stride piano and swing (earning her the nickname “Stride” from Count Basie), performs a repertoire of standards and swing with Harry Allen on tenor sax.
Nov 9 , 2015
“Come Fly with Me” … “Ring-A-Ding-Ding” … “I’m a Fool to Want You” … A stellar cast of vocalists – Tom Wopat, Sue Raney and Kevin Mahogany, under the musical direction of Ken Peplowski – perform songs that might not even exist if it weren’t for Frank Sinatra.
Nov 10 , 2015
Joe Alterman Trio Jazz
Joe Alterman and his trio have been seen by jazz fans many times at the Blue Note as an opening act for greats including Ramsey Lewis, Philip Bailey and John Pizzarelli – now he’s in Newark as part of the TD James Moody Jazz Festival in a free concert presented by WBGO Jazz88.3FM.
Nov 11 , 2015
Hot-swing jazz, direct from France! Dorado Schmitt & Django Festival Allstars carry on the musical legacy of “gypsy” guitarist Django Reinhardt and violinist Stephane Grappelli, one of the great partnerships in European jazz history.
Nov 12 - 13 , 2015
The incomparable Tony Bennett returns to NJPAC for two special evenings during the TD James Moody Jazz Festival, performing greatest hits, from “The Best Is Yet To Come ” "For Once In My Life," to his signature song, "I Left My Heart in San Francisco".
Nov 14 , 2015