Black String @ Flushing Town Hall
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Black String @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States
Presenting new sounds from the ancient instruments of Korea, Black String creates a unique musical language drawing on Korean traditional music, jazz and free improvisation. Geomungo (Korean zither) virtuoso, Yoon-Jeong Heo joins forces with electric[...]
First Friday: Hooray for Hollywood – Songs of the Glamorous Life @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Feb 2 @ 7:30 pm
First Friday: Hooray for Hollywood - Songs of the Glamorous Life @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
Explore the music of Frank Loesser, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Maury Yeston with cabaret artist Jackie Schiffer! Developed a love for the stage early-on, Jackie Schiffer is a versatile actor, singer, and arts educator, who[...]
Piano Battle @ Kupferberg Center for the Arts
Feb 3 @ 8:00 pm
Piano Battle @ Kupferberg Center for the Arts | New York | United States
Two Pianists, Six rounds, Chopin Vs. Liszt, Debussy vs. Schubert, Black vs. White. Who will be the first to cross the finish line? The audience will decide. Whether or not they are friends in real[...]
EARPRINT @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm
EARPRINT @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
With an ear aimed firmly toward the underground, EARPRINT is a four-part chordless creative collective who make music that is at least nominally for listening. Though they’re not out to save the world, or even[...]
Campbell Brothers @ Flushing Town Hall
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Campbell Brothers @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States
Pedal steel guitarist Chuck Campbell and his lap steel-playing brother Darick Campbell are two of the finest in the gospel and steel guitar tradition. Rounding out the band, is a high-energy rhythm section featuring brother[...]
Saturday Family Matinee Series: Henry Box Brown @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm
Saturday Family Matinee Series: Henry Box Brown @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC) | New York | United States
Gospel, R&B, blue grass and original Negro spirituals with an infusion of American folk music – weave together to tell this true story of an 1850’s Virginia Slave who shipped himself to freedom in a[...]
ASK YOUR MAMA: TWELVE MOODS FOR JAZZ @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm
The Langston Hughes Project is a multimedia concert performance of Langston Hughes’s kaleidoscopic jazz poem suite, Ask Your Mama – Hughes’s homage in verse and music to the struggle for artistic and social freedom at[...]
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm
The Langston Hughes Project - Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center | New York | United States
The Langston Hughes Project is a multimedia concert performance of Langston Hughes’s kaleidoscopic jazz poem suite, Ask Your Mama – Hughes’s homage in verse and music to the struggle for artistic and social freedom at[...]
First Friday: No Rest In This Skin @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm
First Friday: No Rest In This Skin @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
Celebrating the upcoming International Women’s Day, March First Friday lines up four inspiring female artists from diverse backgrounds: Takia “Judah” Parham, a United States Army Combat Veteran, theatre artist and poet, will present her poem[...]
Maria Grand @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm
Maria Grand @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
Upon her moving to New York City in 2011, Maria Grand quickly became the protégée of legendary musicians such as Billy Harper, Antoine Roney, as well as NEA Jazz Master Von Freeman. In just a[...]
First Friday: Ida y Vuelta: Brasilio Georges @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm
First Friday: Ida y Vuelta: Brasilio Georges @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
Tonight’s riveting performance comes to you in the form of “Ida y Vuelta” or “Round Trip”, a modern style of flamenco dance. Over the past 30 years, modern flamenco has been influenced and has incorporated[...]
Pete the Cat: the Musical @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm
Pete the Cat: the Musical @ Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
When Pete the Cat gets caught rocking out after bedtime, the cat-catcher sends him to live with the Biddle family to learn his manners – and boy are they square! But for the groovy blue[...]
First Friday: eSkay Arts Collective @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
May 4 @ 7:30 pm
First Friday: eSkay Arts Collective @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
The eSKay Arts Collective is a collaboration of artists who share resources to exploit their talents and support each other. Founded by Shannon Reynolds and Kelly Flansburg in 2016 they’ve already reached a high level[...]
First Friday: Tom do Brasil – Sound of Brazil @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Jun 1 @ 7:30 pm
First Friday: Tom do Brasil - Sound of Brazil @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
Clarinetist and singer Kristen Mather de Andrade will perform our favorite Brazilian music along with the best Brazilian musicians in the NY. Andrade founded the group Tom do Brasil in 2012 to study the Portuguese[...]
An Evening of Carnatic Music @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm
An Evening of Carnatic Music @ Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) | New York | United States
Featuring three emerging virtuosos in Carnatic music; Roopa Mahadevan on vocal, Anjna Swaminathan on violin, and Abhinav Seetharaman on mridangam, this concert promises to bring you the authentic Carnatic music experience. Roopa Mahadevan is a[...]