Jazz Drummer, Band Leader, Composer, Educator, dedicated to bringing Jazz to where it is needed
"This music is powerful, it can do a lot of good for people. If they'd spend some time each day listening to it, we would see many changes in the world."
Headroom is a jazz venue located in Jersey City's Powerhouse Arts District - one of the best mid-size live rooms on the East Coast. Before and after the shows, musicians and audience connect around the iconic bar. Fridays and Saturdays, Jersey-City’s very own world-renowned Jazz drummer and bandleader Winard Harper brings Jazz greats to an audience wishful to hear world-class Jazz without having to cross over into Manhattan. January 17 and 18, Winard features legendary soulful tenor saxophonist Houston Person.
Winard Harper Quintet featuring Houston Person
at Headroom in Jersey City - 150 Bay Street
Date: Friday, January 17 and Saturday, January 18
Shows at: 7:30 & 9:30
Music charge: $20 online; $25 at the door
Food & beverage/person: $15
Discounted Garage Parking: $10
THE OTHER DAY SOMEONE MENTIONED TO ME
THE MOVIE "WHIPLASH"
Director Damien Chazelle has always wanted to be a filmmaker, but before his breakout film "Whiplash", Chazelle tried his hand a jazz drumming. He remembers his first time a performance moved him so much that it brought him to tears.