“Asia Society presents a fresh look at the art of Japan’s Meiji era (1868-1912), a period of unprecedented cultural and technological transition, in the landmark exhibition Meiji Modern: Fifty Years of New Japan. During these four remarkable decades, the country experienced radical social and political… Read More
“Museum of the City of New York, the city’s storyteller for almost 100 years, presents New York, New Music: 1980-1986, a new exhibition that revisits the music scene of early 1980s New York City. The exhibition examines this transformative era through the lens of emerging pivotal… Read More
“The New-York Historical Society presents the rock & roll world of Bill Graham (1931–1991), one of the most influential concert promoters of all time. Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution explores the life and work of the legendary music impresario who worked with the… Read More
Works & Process, the Performing-Arts Series at the Guggenheim presents Sergei Prokofiev’s children’s classic Peter & the Wolf. Isaac Mizrahi conceived, directs, designs, and narrates Sergei Prokofiev’s charming children’s classic as Brad Lubman conducts Ensemble Signal and a cast performs choreography by John Heginbotham, bringing the 30-minute story to… Read More
“The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), New York’s premiere French cultural center, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art kick off the 2017 edition of the Crossing the Line Festival with the New York Premiere of groundbreaking audiovisual artist Ryoji Ikeda’s supercodex [live set]. Renowned for his achingly… Read More
Photographs by Corrado Serra. The Woodlawn Cemetery is known internationally as the historic site where many members of the Jazz Community are memorialized. To commemorate the 90th Anniversary of Miles Davis’ birth a tribute concert was held at ‘Jazz Corner’, in front of Davis’ memorial, by… Read More
Photographs by Corrado Serra. “Each year we assemble some of the finest musicians in the world who reflect Charlie Parker’s musical individuality and genius, to promote appreciation for this highly influential and world-renowned artist. In a world of modern music – not just jazz – few… Read More
Photographs by Corrado Serra. SummerStage, the largest free performing arts festival in New York City, is celebrating its 30th season. On August 12, vibraphonist/vocalist Roy Ayers was on stage at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem. Ayers is among the best-known, most-loved and respected jazz/R&B artists on the music-scene today.