May 25, 2017


What: Ayako Shirasaki is a virtuoso pianist who performs in and around the New York City area. Her techniques range from a “tender touch” (like the late Tommy Flanagan) to “brisk runs” (like Bud Powell) – which can be heard on her recent solo CD Some Other Time.

Grab your tap shoes and hoof on down to the Piano in Bryant Park for a celebration in honor of National Tap Day. Tappers of all ages welcome. Toes Tiranoff plays host. With special appearances by: Marietta Clark; Rod Ferrone; Megan Haungs; Hank Smith; and Moreen Jiang.

When: Thursday, May 25th, 12:30pm–1:30pm
Where: Bryant Park - Upper Terrace
Cost: FREE

May 17, 2017

Annual Free Memorial Day Concert

What: Annual Free Memorial Day Concert. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of the performance; ticket distribution will begin at 6:00 p.m.
Program to include: Mahler - Symphony No. 4
Artists: Alan Gilbert – Conductor & Ying Fang - Soprano
When: Monday, May 29, 2017 @8pm
Where: The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine
Cost: FREE