Jazz in the Squares


In celebration of the 25th anniversary of The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, Jazz students will be performing free outdoor concerts in Washington Square Park and Union Square Park during the next two months.

Starting on July 28 and continuing on Thursdays over the next six weeks, performances will be given from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Washington Square Park’s Garibaldi Plaza, located at Washington Square North at Fifth Avenue.

The music continues on Tuesdays, August 2 through September 20 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. in the West Side seating area of Union Square Park.

These concert series are sponsored by the Washington Square Hotel and the Union Square Partnership in collaboration with the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation.

For more information, visit the Jazz event calendar.