New School for Jazz Still a Hit with Downbeat

No jazz aficionado’s summer would be complete without an eager anticipation for Downbeat Magazine’s annual critics poll. The 62nd edition of the survey, which examines every facet of the genre’s current landscape, hit magazine stands earlier this month. Once again, ... read more

Small-town Sound, Big City Music

Anthony LaMarca never made it to his commencement ceremony. The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music alumni, singer-songwriter and musician graduated in 2009, but joined musician St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) as her drummer on tour the day after ... read more

International Music Festival Comes to The New School

Not only does summer in New York City mark the annual, 8 million-person-strong sigh of relief for surviving yet another wicked winter, but also the welcome onslaught of a concept generally rejoiced by all: free. The city offers movies under ... read more