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Aoife O’Donovan plus Morrison and West play live music in Madison Square Park Saturday

The Madison Square Park Studio Series continues this Saturday September 20th with live music from Aoife O’Donovan plus Morrison and West. The music is roots/bluegrass/folk and runs from 3-5pm on the south side of Madison Square Park (~ 24th Street and 5th Avenue).

The concert is free and hosted by the Madison Square Park Conservancy

Here is a video of Morrison & Eli West performing “My Lover, Adorned” (Live On KEXP) :

Here is the full 2014 Studio Series schedule:
September 13: Suzy Bogguss plus Miss Tess & The Talkbacks (3-5pm)
September 20: Aoife O’Donovan plus Cahalen Morrison and Eli West (3-5pm)
September 27: Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge plus Front Country (3-5pm)
October 4: Dom Flemons plus The Brain Cloud (3-5pm)

Tony Cragg’s Walks of Life is latest art installation in Madison Square Park

There is a new public art installation in Madison Square Park featuring 3 large bronze sculptures by British artist Tony Cragg composed of “repeated facial profiles and torqueing imagery”. It’s called Walks of Life and it will be up until February 8th, 2015. The works are dramatic and bold, and a refreshing addition to the […]

Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds play this evening in Madison Square Park

Tonight is the last concert in the Madison Square Park Oval Lawn music series of outdoor concerts, and Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds will play on the big lawn in the park. It’s free and you can set up a blanket and a picnic, plus they have food for sale by Calexico. Sister Sparrow […]

Forro in the Dark & Debo Band play Madison Square Park free concert tonight

It’s going to be an interesting evening of rhythmic music tonight. As part of the Madison Square Park Oval Lawn music series of outdoor concerts, Forro in the Dark & Debo Band will play tonight on the big lawn in the park . It’s free and you can set up a blanket and a picnic, plus they have food for sale by Calexico.

Forro in the Dark plays native music of Northern Brazil. Debo Band is influenced by everything from Ethiopian pop music to American soul and funk to Eastern European bands. It runs from 6pm until 8:30pm and is brought to you by the Madison Square Park Conservancy.

Here is a video of Forro in the Dark playing live:

Here is the rest of the summer schedule of free concerts:

Jon Cleary plays free concert in Madison Square Park tonight

As part of the Madison Square Park Oval Lawn music series of outdoor concerts, Jon Cleary will play tonight on the big lawn in the park. It’s free and you can set up a blanket and a picnic (no chairs), plus they have food for sale by Calexico.

Pianist Jon Cleary plays a fusion of r&b and jazz with a touch of 70′s funk. It runs from 7pm until 8:30pm and is brought to you by the Madison Square Park Conservancy.

Here is a video of Jon Cleary for the song When You Get Back.

Here is the rest of the summer schedule of free concerts:

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