Streaming Jazz Gigs 8/20 – 8/23

Village Vanguard jazz club street view

Here are some of the streaming gigs happening this week / weekend that caught my attention.

If there anything that you think should be listed here, drop a note in the comments.

2020 NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert

August 20th @ 8pm ET / SF Jazz

The National Endowment for the Arts, in collaboration with SFJAZZ, will host a special online-only concert in honor of the 2020 NEA Jazz Masters—Dorthaan KirkBobby McFerrinRoscoe Mitchell, and Reggie Workman. 2017 NEA Jazz Master Dee Dee Bridgewater will host this premier event coordinated by Music Director, drummer, and composer Terri Lyne Carrington, which will include performances by acclaimed jazz musicians—including honorees McFerrin, Mitchell, and Workman—recorded from locations around the country. 

Free –

Andrew Cyrille

August 21st & 22nd @ 9pm EDT / Village Vanguard

Andrew Cyrille – Drums
Bill Frisell – Guitar
David Virelles – Piano
Ben Street – Bass

$10 –

Immanuel Wilkins Quartet

August 21st & 22nd @ 8pm EDT / Smoke Jazz Club

Immanuel Wilkins (alto saxophone)
Orrin Evans (piano)
Daryl Johns (bass)
Kweku Sumbry (drums)

$10 –

Cyrus Chestnut

August 22nd & 23rd @ 3pm EDT

Cyrus Chestnut w/ Tim Green, Obasi Akoto & Quincy Phillips

$10 – Keystone Korner

Lew Tabackin Magic Trio

August 21st @ 7:30pm EDT

Lew Tabackin, flute, tenor saxophone
Yasushi Nakamura, bass
Jason Tiemann, drums

$10 – Keystone Korner

Rebirth Brass Band

August 22nd@ 9pm EDT

$12 – Tipitina’s New Orleans

Smalls Jazz Club

As always, Smalls Jazz Club in New York is streaming every day and has a tremendous archive available.

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