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Random Live Music in New York City This Weekend - October 4-October 6


Random Live Music in New York City This Weekend Photo: Paul Katcher/Flickr 


From jazz and blues to punk and rock to electronic and pop, every kind of live music venue exists in NYC. City Guide's roundup of weekend random live music shows in New York City will cover all the ground for you, making sure you don't miss out on a single show of other music.

Blarney Star: Sean Quinn and Brendan Dolan - Glucksman Ireland House
October 04, 2019 - New York

When Sean became the first American-born musician to win an All-Ireland fiddle championship in 1965, he was still in his teens. But by that time, he had already been playing for years with the great fiddlers of Irish New York in the 1950s and ‘60s, including Paddy Killoran, “Lad” O’Beirne and his own bandleader father Louis Quinn. In addition to sharing his fiddle playing and original compositions, Sean will relate some tales of his half-century in New York Irish music. Piano backing by Brendan Dolan.

Tedeschi Trucks Band - Beacon Theatre
October 04, 2019 - New York

Tedeschi Trucks Band's 9th annual Beacon run is a highly anticipated New York tradition. October 1st and 2nd will feature support from Capital Sun Rays and John Moreland respectively; the remaining dates will be two-set, "An Evening With" shows. Recent years have featured surprise appearances by Norah Jones, Trey Anastasio, Nels Cline, and Ravi Coltrane among others. (9/27, 9/28, 10/1, 10/2, 10/4, 10/5)

Rhiannon Giddens - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
October 04, 2019 - New York

The GRAMMY-winning MacArthur "Genius" Grant recipient tours behind a number of new 2019 projects including there is no Other (5/3 via Nonesuch), an album recorded with Italian multi-instrumentalist Francesco Turrisi that is at once a condemnation of "othering" and a celebration of the ties that bind.

Jaap Van Zweden Conducts Symphonie Fantastique - David Geffen Hall
October 04, 2019 - New York

Berlioz's passion-propelled Symphonie fantastique follows the artist-protagonist to a glittering ball, the march to the scaffold, and a demonic Witches' Sabbath with music that dazzles with blazing orchestral colors and effects. A showcase for Augustin Hadelich ("there was no feat he couldn't master," Cincinnati Enquirer), Sibelius's radiant Violin Concerto evokes a pristine Nordic landscape.

Dan Savage's HUMP! Film Festival: 10 Years of The Very Best of HUMP! - House of Yes
October 04, 2019 - Brooklyn

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Face to Face & Cover Girl - 89 North Music Venue
October 04, 2019 - Patchogue

For this show, advanced tickets for reserved seating on the upper level are available. Table service included. Doors open at 7:00 PM for Advanced Ticket Holders; 7:30PM for General

ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX to Perform in Brooklyn - National Sawdust
October 04, 2019 - Brooklyn

Cutting-edge contemporary music and multimedia group ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX's (E/P) 2019-20 tour performs during its fall series in Brooklyn on October 4. The ensemble comprises top Northeast instrumentalists, led by Artistic Director and Conductor Peyman Farzinpour, performing a program centered on Italian works featuring renowned Italian master Salvatore Sciarrino, culminating in the American premiere of a work by composer Patricia Alessandrini. The performances are enhanced by the premiere of three multimedia video commissions, each custom created for its companion music counterpart by German multimedia artist Wolfgang Lehmann. ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX’s four fall concerts feature soprano Kathleen Roland-Silverstein performing Salvatore Sciarrino’s “Infinito Nero” (Black Infinity), noted for its delicate passages linked to the dark visions and utterances of 16th century Italian mystic nun St. Maria Maddalena de' Pazzi. Roland-Silverstein is also featured in Sciarrino’s “Le voci sottovetro” (The Voices Under Glass), re-settings of 16th century madrigals by composer Gesualdo da Venosa. The exploration of the themes of night and darkness continue with E/P’s performance of Patricia A... (read more)

Richard Clayderman Piano Concert - The Town Hall
October 04, 2019 - New York

Richard Clayderman, one of the best-known pianists in the world, will be performing live in New York on Oct 4th (Friday) at the Town Hall. Known as the 'Prince of Romance', Clayderman has been performing since 1979, playing over 2,500 concerts in 80 countries.He has recorded over 1,200 melodies and is known for creating a new romantic style combining pop with classical music.

LPR & World Music Institute Present: KOKOKO! - In the Round - Le Poisson Rouge
October 04, 2019 - West Village

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Princess & Christeene - Baby's All Right
October 04, 2019 - Brooklyn

Princess & Christeene

International Championship of A Cappella Open Finals - Carnegie Hall
October 05, 2019 - New York

PRESENTED BY VARSITY VOCALS International Championship of A Cappella Open Finals

Mt. Joy - Webster Hall
October 05, 2019 - New York

Age: 16 and over DATE Sat, Oct 05, 2019 DOORS | SHOW 6:30pm | 7:30pm

Gold and Glitter: Northern Lights - Good Shepherd Faith Presbyterian Church
October 05, 2019 - New York

ABOUT GOLD AND GLITTER From the canals of Venice and music salons in German courts to the bright candlelit halls of Versailles, the early music ensemble Gold and Glitter shines a new light on 17th- and 18th-century masterpieces of the Baroque era. Our aim, through great attention to detail and emphasizing historical performance practices, is to perform this music with flair, virtuosity, and passion in order to understand the composers’ intentions and make audiences love this music as much as we do. The four members of the ensemble, all with different backgrounds, studied in Europe and the US and now perform and teach all over the world. Their love and respect for this music brought them together in this great exploration of music from Bach’s time and before.

Resonator Festival - National Sawdust
October 05, 2019 - Brooklyn

TICKETS Resonator Festival was hatched from a simple question: what if? What if your favorite singer songwriter worked with your favorite jazz band? Or your favorite MC collaborated with an orchestra? Resonator Festival is what happens when our wildest musical daydreams get a chance to come to fruition. Once-in-a-lifetime sets where two acts come together on stage to exchange ideas through performance. The supergroup collaborations we've always wanted to see, and some we've yet to imagine. Resonator curates a lineup of artists we believe to be innovative, groundbreaking, and forward-thinking, asking them to join forces with other incredible creators to explore the boundaries of modern sound — and sometimes, when we're lucky, even break them. This is an extension of our belief in beauty through collaboration from our global community. When people of color, women, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and beyond are given the space to freely exist, and the equal representation they deserve, there is no limit to the change we can make in our world. We believe in uniting people through art and innovation. Come join us for Resonator Festival 2019, and let's stretch the limits of the possi... (read more)

Tedeschi Trucks Band - Beacon Theatre
October 05, 2019 - New York

Tedeschi Trucks Band's 9th annual Beacon run is a highly anticipated New York tradition. October 1st and 2nd will feature support from Capital Sun Rays and John Moreland respectively; the remaining dates will be two-set, "An Evening With" shows. Recent years have featured surprise appearances by Norah Jones, Trey Anastasio, Nels Cline, and Ravi Coltrane among others. (9/27, 9/28, 10/1, 10/2, 10/4, 10/5)

Jaap Van Zweden Conducts Symphonie Fantastique - David Geffen Hall
October 05, 2019 - New York

Berlioz's passion-propelled Symphonie fantastique follows the artist-protagonist to a glittering ball, the march to the scaffold, and a demonic Witches' Sabbath with music that dazzles with blazing orchestral colors and effects. A showcase for Augustin Hadelich ("there was no feat he couldn't master," Cincinnati Enquirer), Sibelius's radiant Violin Concerto evokes a pristine Nordic landscape.

Nightcap: Curated by Laurie Anderson - Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse
October 05, 2019 - New York

Cap off your evening with a drink and an intimate musical exchange in the glow of the skyline as seen from the Kaplan Penthouse as Grammy-winning composer, writer, director, visual artist, and vocalist Laurie Anderson explores narratives and storytelling in music.

Dan Savage's HUMP! Film Festival: 10 Years of The Very Best of HUMP! - House of Yes
October 05, 2019 - Brooklyn

Dan Savage's HUMP! Film Festival is touring the country with the very best of HUMP! and making at stop at House of Yes! Enjoy 22 fan-favorite films from 2008 through 2017 that will make you fall in love with porn all over again.

YOLANDITA MONGE Returns to Lehman Center, Saturday, October 5th - Lehman Center for the Performing arts
October 05, 2019 - Bronx

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and GOYA FOODS is proud to present YOLANDITA MONGE as she returns to Lehman Center for one night only to perform her concert “Si Usted Supiera Señora” celebrating the life of musical collaborator, Anthony Ríos, on Saturday, October 5th, 2019 at 8pm. Yolandita Monge is an international vocalist, songwriter, actress, and television personality from Puerto Rico. Since her debut performance as a teenager, she has recorded 27 albums. “Si Usted Supiera Señora” will be a presentation of some of the most emblematic and emotional compositions of Anthony Ríos, one of the greatest Dominican singer-songwriters of all time. Songs like “Quítame ese Hombre del Corazón”, “La Distancia”, “El Amor”, “Este Amor Que Hay Que Callar”, and “Tiempo Perdido” will be performed. Lehman Center for the Performing Arts spectacular 2019-2020 Season celebrates 40 Years of Excellence in the Center’s newly renovated, 2,278 spacious seat concert hall, with a redesigned entrance, lobby, and elevator accessible balcony. Lehman Center is one of New York’s top nonprofit performing arts centers and the Bronx’s largest entertainment venue serving over 200,000 audience members each se... (read more)

Bang on a Can presents two events at Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival - The Plaza at 300 Ashland Place
October 05, 2019 - Brooklyn

Bang on a Can presents two events on October 5 at the Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival (DBAF) in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Throughout the weekend, arts organizations across Brooklyn participate in exciting performances, talks, and tours. Saturday offers several hands-on activities: In an instrument-building workshop led by guitarist and multi-instrumentalist Mark Stewart (Bang on a Can All-Stars & Paul Simon) participants create instruments and sound-makers from ordinary materials that lead into an interactive performance. Then, the Asphalt Orchestra, Bang on a Can's radical street band, performs their singular takes on music by the Pixies, Thomas Mapfumo, Charles Mingus, Frank Zappa, and more. Free Presented by Downtown Brooklyn Arts Festival http://www.dbartsfestival.org/

Broadway Stars Perform "Broadway Israel" - Feinstein's/54 Below
October 05, 2019 - New York

Phantom of The Opera’s Ali Ewoldt and Wicked’s Amanda Jane Cooper join International Theater and Concert Star Isaac Sutton in His Acclaimed Show: BROADWAY ISRAEL Feinstein’s/54 Below Oct. 5th International theater and concert star, Isaac Sutton, will welcome two Broadway Guest Stars upon his return, on Oct. 5th, to Feinstein’s/54 Below, with an encore performance of his acclaimed show, BROADWAY ISRAEL. Ali Ewoldt, who has appeared on Broadway in Phantom of The Opera , Les Misérables and The King and I, joins Isaac and his previously announced Broadway guest star, Amanda Jane Cooper. Ali Ewoldt has appeared as Christine Daaé in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway, Cosette in Les Miserables (Broadway, National Tour), The King and I (Broadway, Tour, Lyric Opera of Chicago), Maria in West Side Story (National Tour, International Tour, PCLO, The Muny), Luisa in The Fantasticks (Off-Broadway) and Philia in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Her concert/symphony work includes: Feinstein's/54 Below, Alice Tully Hall, The Town Hall, Canyon Ranch, NY Pops at Carnegie Hall, American Pops Orchestra, Houston Symphony and Boston Pops with Maestro Keith Lockhart. Ali's ... (read more)

Broadway Stars Perform "Broadway Israel" - Feinstein's/54 Below
October 05, 2019 - New York

Phantom of The Opera’s Ali Ewoldt and Wicked’s Amanda Jane Cooper join International Theater and Concert Star Isaac Sutton in His Acclaimed Show: BROADWAY ISRAEL Feinstein’s/54 Below Oct. 5th International theater and concert star, Isaac Sutton, will welcome two Broadway Guest Stars upon his return, on Oct. 5th, to Feinstein’s/54 Below, with an encore performance of his acclaimed show, BROADWAY ISRAEL. Ali Ewoldt, who has appeared on Broadway in Phantom of The Opera , Les Misérables and The King and I, joins Isaac and his previously announced Broadway guest star, Amanda Jane Cooper. Ali Ewoldt has appeared as Christine Daaé in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway, Cosette in Les Miserables (Broadway, National Tour), The King and I (Broadway, Tour, Lyric Opera of Chicago), Maria in West Side Story (National Tour, International Tour, PCLO, The Muny), Luisa in The Fantasticks (Off-Broadway) and Philia in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Her concert/symphony work includes: Feinstein's/54 Below, Alice Tully Hall, The Town Hall, Canyon Ranch, NY Pops at Carnegie Hall, American Pops Orchestra, Houston Symphony and Boston Pops with Maestro Keith Lockhart. Ali's ... (read more)

Student Recital - the Instituto Superior DE Artes of Costa Rica and Piano Studio of Diego Badilla - Carnegie Hall
October 05, 2019 - New York

Performers Student Recital

Teebs with Guests - Baby's All Right
October 05, 2019 - Brooklyn

Teebs with Guests

Show Up For the Immigrant Defense Projectv - Baby's All Right
October 06, 2019 - Brooklyn

FTP Presents: Show Up For the Immigrant Defense Project featuring: Nick Hakim (solo), Active Bird Community, Sidney Gish

Dan Savage's HUMP! Film Festival: 10 Years of The Very Best of HUMP! - House of Yes
October 06, 2019 - Brooklyn

Dan Savage's HUMP! Film Festival is touring the country with the very best of HUMP! and making at stop at House of Yes! Enjoy 22 fan-favorite films from 2008 through 2017 that will make you fall in love with porn all over again.

Carole & Paula 65 Years of Friendship Stars of the Magic Garden Songs & Stories - Ymca Boulton Center for the Performing Arts
October 06, 2019 - Bay Shore

celebrate their 65 Years of Friendship with a fun-filled family concert for all ages! Join us for laughs, happy memories, Magic Garden video clips, songs and stories we all love. Additional antics provided by the original Sherlock! With Musical Director Ian Herman at the piano.Since they started back up performing live shows, one of the most astonishing things about Carole and Paula's live shows has been the number of adults who show up to reconnect with their memories of the psychedelic, off-beat rhythm of life lived in the garden, amidst the toadstools, the Magic Tree, and the immortal Chuckle Patch. With three fabulous albums, a popular DVD, a Grammy nomination, and citations from Actions for Children's Television and the Children's Television Workshop, the legacy of The Magic Garden as one of the most valuable and endearing achievements in all of children's entertainment is secure

Candi Pop - a Bubblegum Pop Dance Party - Baby's All Right
Through October 06, 2019 - Brooklyn

Music Inspired By: Spice Girls | Katy Perry | Fergie | Britney Spears | Taylor Swift | Miley Cyrus | Gwen Stefani | J-Lo | Whitney Houston

Dj Classes for Kids 7-10 Years Old - Rock And Sould DJ Equipment & Records
Through January 28, 2020 - New York

Hands-On DJ Classes & Private Lessons in NYC Whether you're just starting out, or you're an accomplished DJ looking to take your skills to the next level, Rock and Soul's NYC DJ school is the place to make it happen. We offer group classes as well as one-on-one private lessons, with curriculums tailor-made to every skill level and aspiration. We offer beginners classes up to advanced classes, as well as specialized programs like advanced scratching, Ableton Live, DJ classes for kids, and more. Our instructors are highly experienced DJs and more importantly, they love to teach. The smallest DJ classes in NYC! A lot of DJ schools put you in a class with 15 or more other students. Not Rock and Soul. We cap our classes at just 5 students. That means: more fun more hands-on-experience more one-on-one time with your instructor an experience that's personalized to your interests The best value anywhere. In addition to being affordably priced, Rock and Soul students get a 15% student discount on all DJ equipment, sound equipment and gear for the duration of your classes! If you're planning on buying equipment this can add up to significant savings and help offset the c... (read more)

360 Reality Audio At Sony Square NYC - Sony Square NYC
Through March 31, 2020 - New York

Sony Square NYC invites you to immerse yourself in music from some of your favorite artists through 360 Reality Audio technology. Step inside Sony Square NYC’s custom built 360 Reality Audio studio and listen to your favorite tracks like you’ve never heard them before. Immerse yourself in music from some of your favorite artists like Khalid, Camila Cabello, Travis Scott, O.A.R, Chloe x Halle and more.


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