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USA The 4th annual "Fans Decision Jazz Awards Night", Monday September 19th 7pm @ The Metropolitan Room


Hot House Magazine
NYC Fans Decision 2016 Jazz Awards Night

Monday, September 19, 2016 7:00 pm
(Doors open at 6:15 pm)
Ticket Price: $25.00 - $115.00

HONOREE: ROBIN BELL-STEVENS,
CEO & EXEC DIR OF JAZZMOBILE INC

BUCKY PIZZARELLI TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

with SPECIAL AWARDS TO
SPIKE WILNER
Piano Player, Partner at
Smalls Jazz Club and Mezzrow

JAY LEONHART & The THE LEONHART'S
One of the great families of Jazz!

HOUSE BAND: DANNY MIXON TRIO

Tickets & Info

Aside from providing infomation about Jazz performances and a venue for great talent, it's your interest and participation that gets us all "Jazzed up." Your opinions and passions count. The artists you vote for will be in the running to perform at Metropolitan Room. You have a say, so take advantage of this opportunity to expose the talents that you believe make a difference in the Jazz Community.

Together, Hot House and Metropolitan Room celebrate NYC Jazz Artists. In the spirit of fairness and democracy, we are asking fans of NYC jazz artists who have performed in NYC in the past year, to logon to this website, nominate and vote for their favorite jazz artists. The categories cover a wide range of styles and specialties. We hope you help us celebrate and acknowlege the hard working performers we so love and appreciate at venues around NYC.

PRESS RELEASE:

The 4th annual "Fans Decision Jazz Awards Night", Monday September 19 at 7pm

Metropolitan Room and Hot House Jazz Magazine continue their tradition of honoring new and seasoned NYC Jazz musicians with their compelling awards voted by loyal NYC Jazz fans.  Gwen Kelley, publisher of Hot House and Bernie Furshpan, owner of Metropolitan Room will open and welcome the artists and guests.

The 4th annual "Fans Decision Jazz Awards Night" will be hosted by singer, musician, and performer, Antoinette Montague. Montague has worked extensively in the New York area throughout the past decade with such musicians as Bill Easley, Norman Simmons, Winard Harper, Wycliffe Gordon, Frank Wess, the Duke Ellington Orchestra and Mike Longo's New York State of the Arts Orchestra. This ceremony will be honor Robin Bell-Stevens, CEO and Exec Dir of Jazzmoblie Inc with additional special awards to Spike Wilner and The Leonharts and a lifetime achievement to Bucky Pizzarelli. Greats of jazz such as Ron Carter, Lew Tabackin, Paquito D’Rivera, Catherine Russell and more will share the stage.

Special guests and VIPs will be in attendance at the Metropolitan Room for this colossal event on Monday, September 19th @ 7PM. The Metropolitan Room is located at 34 W 22nd Street, New York City. For reservations, call (212) 206-0440 or visit www.metropolitanroom.com. General admission and VIP packages are available.

The oldest jazz magazine in New York, Hot House is the only periodical in the New York metro area devoted solely to previews of upcoming jazz events. Since 1982, Hot House has offered insight and enthusiasm to both longtime jazz fans and newcomers to the scene, inform readers, help promote events and bring an audience to the performances. Today, Hot House is not only in print but also online and on apps.

Metropolitan Room 'is' Cabaret at its most sultry with music to melt the soul.  You'll be taken back to a time of glitz and glamour sprinkled with joie de vivre.  Our shows will enchant and woo you with sultry voices and fabulously captivating stage lights and sound.  Voted #1 Jazz and Cabaret Club by New York Magazine, The Metropolitan Room is one of the most critically acclaimed venues in NYC and is known as the "Home" for big name talents and rising stars. A high-end cabaret and jazz club, the Metropolitan Room brings the best in live music to New York City every night of the week.​