Archive 2014 "A Great Night in Harlem"

The Jazz Foundation of America would like to thank everyone who made our 2014 "Great Night in Harlem" gala concert possible. Because of you we will be able to continue to fulfill our mission of "Saving Jazz and Blues…One Musician at a Time." Thank you as well to the photographers responsible for the images below: Richard Conde, Enid Farber, Jerry Lacay, Derek Meade and Elmar Lemes.


Read more on our Honoree 2014 Herbie Hancock here.

Reviews of the concert:
New Yorker magazine
London Jazz News
New York Times article
Jazz Times review
Associated Press story


Musical Director Steve Jordan and Herbie Hancock


Bruce Willis and Emma Heming

Quincy Jones and Angelique Kidjo


Susan Tedeschi

JFA Vice Chairman Wendy Oxenhorn, Benard Ighner and Dr. Daveed Frazier 

The Conley Family: Brandon, Judith, Terence, Joralyssa and Christopher

Dr. Daveed Frazier, Prince Robert of Luxembourg and Wendy Oxenhorn auction wines donated by sponsor Domaine Clarence Dillon

Quincy Jones, Maria Bartiromo and JFA Chairman Dick Parsons

Dick Parsons, Maritess Lilien, Jennifer and Russell Echlov and JFA President Jarrett Lilien

Matthew Whitaker

JFA Board Member Mike Novogratz 

Mike Pietrowicz, Tom Senter and JFA Board Member Dr. Frank Forte accept the Medicine For Music Award on behalf of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center

Bruce Willis with Dr. Frank Forte, Mike Pietrowicz and Mike Pietrowicz

Jazz Foundation Vice Chairman Wendy Oxenhorn

Angelique Kidjo and Dominic James pay tribute to Nelson Mandela

 Princess Julie of Luxembourg

Jorge Luis de Pacheco


Questlove introduces tribute to Maurice White of Earth, Wind and Fire

Tribute to Maurice White featuring Paul Shaffer, Angelique Kidjo, Verdine White, Chaka Khan and Ray Parker Jr. 

Chaka Khan


Al Hicks, director of documentary "Keep on Keepin' On" about beloved trumpeter Clark Terry

Tribute to Clark Terry featuring Buster Williams, Jimmy Heath, Albert "Tootie" Heath and Wallace Roney

Charles Bradley and his Extraordinaires

Davison Floyd, son of late Babi Floyd, with Wendy Oxenhorn


Herbie Hancock and Joey Alexander

Herbie Hancock accepts Lifetime Achievement Award


Mwandishi reunion featuring Bennie Maupin, Eddie Henderson, Julian Priester, Herbie Hancock, Buster Williams and Billy Hart

Herbie Hancock performers "Chameleon" from his Headhunters album with James Genus, Bennie Maupin, Ray Parker Jr. and Steve Jordan

Susan Tedeschi

Bruce Willis


Simon Lepetre of Montreux Jazz Festival and Marcia Mazzochi of Parmigiani Fleurier thank Bruce Willis for his service to JFA with Wendy Oxenhorn

Blues Jam with Paul Shaffer, Joel Gray, Wendy Oxenhorn, Steve Jordan and Manu Lanvin


Finale with Angelique Kidjo, Verdine White, Herbie Hancock, Chaka Khan and Ray Parker Jr.


Charles Bradley performs at VIP After-Party

Claudia Golden, Jarrett & Maritess Lilien, Celeste Beatty of Harlem Brewing Company, Raul Mesias of City Wine and guests at VIP After-party




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