Nightly live jazz and jam sessions make this Uptown
venue swing. 2485 Broadway, at W. 92nd St., 212.769.6969.
DIZZY’S CLUB COCA- COLA
Sleek furnishings, low lighting and talented performers define this intimate club that also boasts a stunning stage backdrop: the glittering Manhattan skyline. Jazz at Lincoln Center, 10 Columbus Cir., Broadway & W. 60th St., 212.258.9595.
Fast approaching its 100th birthday (it was established in 1919), this dive bar by day and club by night swings to live jazz and blues. 55 Christopher St., btw Sixth Ave. & Seventh Ave. So., 212.929.9883.
Named for Milton “Mezz” Mezzrow (1899-1972), the American jazz clarinetist and proponent of New Orleans jazz, the intimate club is a jazz piano room and lounge with live sets nightly. 163 W. 10th St., basement, btw Waverly Pl. & Seventh Ave. So., 646.476.4346.
Jiving since 1942, everyone from Lionel Hampton to Grady Tate has performed at this old-school Harlem jazz emporium. 375 W. 125th St., btw St. Nicholas & Morningside aves., 212.864.8941.