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JUN
25

Plaza Swing Series: Dennis Lichtman's HotTet with Tamar Korn

Tue, Jun 25   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Clarinetist/bandleader Dennis Lichtman and vocalist Tamar Korn, central figures in the revival of early jazz that has taken root in New York City over the last few decades—present traditional New Orleans jazz and swing.

Dance lessons are...

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Plaza Swing Series: Dennis Lichtman's HotTet with Tamar Korn

JUN
26

19 South

Wed, Jun 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Saratoga Library

Adults live music music performance

End the month with a bang and party like it's your birthday.

19 South

Open Mic Night

Wed, Jun 26   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults live music music

Come to the Park Slope Library for an evening of music and sharing! Grab your guitar or just come to watch as we celebrate each other's creativity and just have fun.

Photo By Talia W

Open Mic Night

JUN
29

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Silly Jazz and Camille!

Sat, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Park Slope Library

Kids first five years live music stomp clap and sing

Come dance along to silly jazz with comedian and jazz singer Camille Harris! Popular songs include “The Monster Under My Bed,” “The Muffin Man,” and “Chopsticks.”

Weather permitting, this concert will be held outside in our garden. In...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Silly Jazz and Camille!

JUL
2

Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

Tue, Jul 2   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

The Big Band Sound - that uniquely American combination of reeds, brass, and rhythm which defined our nation's popular music for more than three decades and which still pervades our public consciousness.

Swingtime Big Band vividly brings...

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Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

JUL
3

Jack & Friends: Rolie Polie Guacamole

Wed, Jul 3   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years live music

Brooklyn’s kindie titans Rolie Polie Guacamole have been perfecting their show over the last decade, scooping up several Parents’ Choice awards along the way. Their shows incorporate fun, fresh, and smart lyrics in a style appealing to kids and...

Jack & Friends: Rolie Polie Guacamole

JUL
6

Stop the Violence Music Concert and Discussion

Sat, Jul 6   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids lectures and discussions live music performance

DJ Ijah is an up and coming Antiguan artist, that is trying to bring awareness to youth and communities about school shooting tragedies through music.

Ages: All ages are welcome

Lives Performances and Videos Featuring

DJ...
Stop the Violence Music Concert and Discussion

PERFORMING ARTS: VALERY PONOMAREV AND HIS JAZZ BAND

Sat, Jul 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults live music music performance

Come to the Kings Bay Library to have fun and listen for jazz music!

Ruslan Khain – Bass

Mamiko Watanabe – Piano

Jerome Gillespie – Drums

Valery Ponomarev – Trumpet

Jazz trumpeter Valery Ponomarev was born...

PERFORMING ARTS: VALERY PONOMAREV AND HIS JAZZ BAND

Talents Without Borders

Sat, Jul 6   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Adults live music

We are proud to present a wide variety of community talents, artists, musicians, composers and visual artists of multicultural community of New York City.

Explore diversity through music, dance, art and theater. Our goal is to engage,...

Talents Without Borders

JUL
9

Plaza Swing Series: Fleur Seule

Tue, Jul 9   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Fleur Seule is an authentic 1940s Jazz, Swing, & Ballroom band that plays hits from all around the world. Songbird/Bandleader Allyson Briggs, "The Glamour Girl of Jazz", sings in 7 languages.

From five-star hotels to secret gin joints...

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Plaza Swing Series: Fleur Seule

JUL
12

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I Am

Fri, Jul 12   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages live music summer reading

 

Singing guitarist Will Leet and jazz singer/pianist Sammy Rae Bowers will sing an exciting mix of children’s songs and contemporary pop songs, and foster exploration with musical instruments and fun movement activities. We believe...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I Am

JUL
16

Plaza Swing Series: Spanglish Fly

Tue, Jul 16   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Spanglish fly is part band, part celebration: a party ingited by 11 musicians pay tribute to bugalú while refreshing it for a new generation. SPANGLISH FLY's multicultural cast has origins in Puerto Rico, Ecuador, Venezuela, Japan, Argentina,...

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Plaza Swing Series: Spanglish Fly

JUL
17

Louie Miranda

Wed, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years first five years live music

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He has played with numerous ensembles performing music in a...

Louie Miranda

JUL
20

STOMP, CLAP & SING with Louie Miranda

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon, The Fireplace

Birth to Five Years first five years live music saturday storytime storytime

Another musical act to brighten our summer:

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He has...

STOMP, CLAP & SING with Louie Miranda

Talents Without Borders

Sat, Jul 20   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Adults live music

We are proud to present a wide variety of community talents, artists, musicians, composers and visual artists of multicultural community of New York City.

Explore diversity through music, dance, art and theater. Our goal is to engage,...

Talents Without Borders

JUL
23

An Evening with Stephanie Bates and Company

Tue, Jul 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Macon, The Fireplace

Adults all ages live music music

Enjoy an evening of soulful classics and Motown sounds with Stephanie Bates and Company.

An Evening with Stephanie Bates and Company

Plaza Swing Series: Rafael Piccolotto de Lima's Forró Sem Palavras

Tue, Jul 23   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Forró Sem Palavras is a one of a kind project created and directed by Latin Grammy-nominated composer Rafael Piccolotto de Lima. The chamber orchestra performs original compositions and arrangements of forró classics. Presented as part of Brasil...

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Plaza Swing Series: Rafael Piccolotto de Lima's Forró Sem Palavras

JUL
30

Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Tue, Jul 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids live music summer reading

Multi-award winning children's artist, Lucy Kalantari, brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life.

Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

AUG
1

Songs and Music from the Pages of Moby Dick

Thu, Aug 1   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Auditorium

Adults live music performance

Please join AC Haley as she sings her 40 minute work set to the excellent words and thoughts of Herman Melville's magnificent literary work Moby Dick, in celebration of the bicentennial of Melville's birth.

Free and open to the public,...

Songs and Music from the Pages of Moby Dick

AUG
17

A Musical Road Trip of Fun with Suzi Shelton

Sat, Aug 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids all ages live music music performance

Come rock out with Suzi as we celebrate the end of our 2019 summer reading program.

A Musical Road Trip of Fun with Suzi Shelton

AUG
21

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Suzi Shelton

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Marcy Library

Kids live music summer reading closing celebration

Join us for a fun afternoon of music, song & lots of fun for all!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Suzi Shelton

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Wed, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids after school live music summer reading

Let it all out in this high energy “learn-through-dance” program where a renowned MC fully engages and guides children through creative exercise and learning while having dance party fun. This summer dance under the stars, in orbit, and form the...

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

AUG
22

Conroy Warren

Thu, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years live music summer reading

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of jazz, calypso and reggae through singing and dancing in this interacting performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It's fun! It's exciting. 

Conroy Warren

FunikiJam Music World Tour

Thu, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids live music summer reading closing celebration

Captain Jam takes Bongo and all the "junior agents" on a rocking trip around the world to learn about different cultures and how they celebrate. This is one high-energy interactive musical program where kids become the stars of the show.

...

FunikiJam Music World Tour

AUG
24

Shine and the Moonbeams Musical Performance

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Macon, The Fireplace

Kids live music summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Summer reading is winding down, but let's celebrate our Universe of Stories with Shine and the Moonbeams.

Guitarist John Heagle and singer-songwriter (and NYC teacher) Shawana Kemp will present a musical extravaganza that captures the...

Shine and the Moonbeams Musical Performance

AUG
26

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Mon, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kids live music summer reading

Get ready for a serious jam session that will get everyone up and dancing! Jam with Jamie and Friends come armed with guitar and bubbles, ready to jam out to traditional children's songs, rock n' roll oldies, and today's hits.

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

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