May 25, 2016

Around the Park @ Nite: Brandee Younger

In a style reminiscent of Dorothy Ashby and Alice Coltrane, this young harpist brings her genre defying sound to the park for an eye opening [Read More]

Concerts, Music, Programs
July 31, 2015

The Studio Series 2015!

We’ve got more music coming this fall with Mad. Sq. Music: The Studio Series, promoting the legacy of American music with talented artists from across [Read More]

Concerts, Studio Series

JazzReach presents Yes Indeed! Recap

This morning JazzReach presents Yes Indeed! took to the Mad. Sq. Kids stage and led the audience through a journey of the blues. They took everyone back four hundred [Read More]

Concerts, free, JazzReach, Mad. Sq. Kids, Photos, Video

Underground Horns Recap

Underground Horns brought the funk for the final Mad. Sq. Music: Above Ground concert of the season.  Their upbeat brass arrangements of Afro Funk/Bhangra/New Orleans grooves were [Read More]

Above Ground, Concerts, Photos, Underground horns, Video
July 28, 2015

The Studio Series: The Campbell Brothers and Luther Dickinson

The Campbell Brothers present a compelling, rich variety of material from the African-American Holiness-Pentecostal repertoire with a new twist: the growling, wailing, shouting, singing and [Read More]

Campbell Brothers, Concerts, Luther Dickinson, Photos, Studio Series, Video

The Studio Series: The Trishas and Heritage Blues Orchestra

When Jamie Wilson, Liz Foster, Kelley Mickwee, and Savannah Welch of The Trishas first shared a stage in January 2009, their intention was simply to [Read More]

Concerts, Heritage Blues Orchestra, Photos, Studio Series, Trishas, Video

The Studio Series: Freddy & Francine and Ellis Paul

Freddy & Francine is the result of a multitude of late-night writing sessions between Lee Ferris (Freddy) and Bianca Caruso (Francine). Drawing from influences like [Read More]

Concerts, Ellis Paul, Freddy and Francine, Photos, Studio Series, Video

The Studio Series: Time & Luck Quartet and Kristin Diable

This Studio Series Concert will be held on Madison Square Park’s Oval Lawn. Feel free to bring chairs to this show. As founders of the [Read More]

Concerts, Kristin Diable, Photos, Studio Series, Time and Luck Quartet, Video
July 27, 2015

Oval Lawn Recap: Kiran Ahluwalia

Concertgoers were treated to a spectacular show by Kiran Ahluwalia on Wednesday night! Her Indian, Pakistani, Saharan, and western jazz influenced sound is unlike any [Read More]

Concert, Concerts, Music, Oval Lawn, Photos, Video

Mariachi Flor de Toloache Recap

An all female mariachi band is a rare thing, and Mariachi Flor de Toloache is the first ever in NYC! They took to the Mad. [Read More]

Above Ground, Concerts, Mariachi Flor De Toloache, Photos, Video