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July 31, 2014

A Night of Cultural Music

Last night’s Mad. Sq. Music’s concert was filled with Brazilian and Ethiopian sounds, taking our audience on a journey from New York, to Brazil to Ethiopia, and back again. Forro In The Dark kicked the night off with a high energy set of Brazilian forro. The 5 member band plays instruments such as the zabumba… Read more

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The Soulful Shine and The Moonbeams!

Shine and the Moonbeams is a musical group that is truly for the whole family, with Shine’s soulful voice charming children and adults. This morning Shine and The Moonbeams performed an unforgettable set on the Oval Lawn. Her music was filled with captivating messages from exploring your imagination to dealing with bullies, and included a… Read more

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July 29, 2014

Vamos with Moona Luna!

This morning’s Mad. Sq. Kids concert started with a beautiful sunny day, filled with bilingual kids’ music from Moona Luna. The band was excited and ready to entertain a group of almost 1300 kids! The band sang their original songs such as, “Mama, No Me Quiero Dormir” and “Brinca, Jump”. Most of Moona Luna’s music is… Read more

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July 24, 2014

The Dirty Sock Funtime Band!

“Some of the most innovative and imaginative children’s music ever” MTV Radio Network Mad. Sq. Kids was happy to have The Dirty Sock Funtime Band back for another season, entertaining children of all agres with their infectious music The Dirty Sock Funtime Band work with children of all ages and even have a summer music… Read more

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Jon Cleary Brought The Funk!

Jon Cleary brought the funk last night to the Mad. Sq. Music stage on the southern gravel, capturing the culture and sounds of his hometown of New Orleans. The night felt like a summer’s evening in Louisiana with people dancing and singing the gravel area. Jon and his band took us through his catalog, singing… Read more

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July 23, 2014

Jon Cleary – 23RD ST. LOCATION

Photo Courtesy of Danielle Moir *TODAY’S CONCERT WILL BE HELD AT OUR RAIN LOCATION ON THE SOUTHERN GRAVEL, CLOSEST ENTRANCE AT 23RD STREET AND 5TH AVENUE. PLEASE NOTE CHAIRS ARE ALLOWED AT THIS LOCATION Jon Cleary is a seasoned funk and R&B pianist, vocalist and songwriter based in New Orleans. Born in London, Cleary fell… Read more

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July 22, 2014

Alex and The Kaleidoscope Band recap!

This morning Mad. Sq. Kids had Alex and The Kaleidoscope Band perform on the Oval Lawn. The sun was out and so were all our Mad. Sq. Kids who came to see the band. Alex and The Kaleidoscope Band sang about dancing, family, and just having a fun. They performed music primarily from their two latest… Read more

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July 17, 2014

Musique de Jazz: Jacky Terrasson

1993 Thelonious Monk Competition Winner Jacky Terrasson performed on the southern gravel last night on the Mad. Sq. Music stage. Terrasson and his quartet put on a sensational performance of virtuosic playing and high energy songs. Rounding out the quartet was Mauricio Herrera on percussion, Justin Faulkner on drums, and Burniss Travis on bass. Moving… Read more

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Kids Yoga/Music Sensation!

Bari Koral Family Rock Band performed this morning on the Oval Lawn in front of a thousand energetic little kids. The concert was filled with Bari Koral’s catchy pop friendly music. What makes Bari’s performance so special is her interactive spin integrating movement and children’s yoga. Bari brought special guest Shari from Karma Kids Yoga to… Read more

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July 15, 2014

Rockin’ Out with Mister G

“With song titles like “Pizza for Breakfast,” it’s no wonder kids dig rock/folk/funkster Mister G.” – New York Post Mister G is a former indie rocker who was awarded the first songwriting scholarship from the prestigious Berklee College of Music. Our Mad. Sq. Kids were excited to have a great performer in children’s music today… Read more