Enjoy free live music concerts at Central Library. A favorite, the Classical Interludes series features chamber ensembles and soloists performing early music, classical and contemporary repertoire. Don’t miss our Swing Series, which, every spring and summer, turns the library entrance at Grand Army Plaza into an outdoor dance party. 

Upcoming

Classical Interludes: Steven Masi

Sun, Apr 22   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents Live Music music performance

Masi concludes an eight-part concert cycle of Beethoven’s piano sonatas.

Tickets for the Sunday, March 4 performance will be honored and registrations have been transferred from the...

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Steven Masi, BPL Program

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Suzi and Ann

Tue, Apr 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents First Five Years music performance

Your family is sure to sing and dance along when these two award-winning children's performers, Brooklyn's own Suzi Shelton and Chicago's Little Miss Ann, play together. Suzi will be singing songs...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Suzi and Ann, BPL Program

Classical Interludes: The Claremont Trio

Sun, May 6   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents Live Music music performance

With Andrea Lam on piano, Emily Bruskin-Yarbrough on violin, and Julia Bruskin-Wunsch on cello.

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Claremont Trio, BPL Program

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Sonia & Elena: Songs from East Asia & Latin America

Tue, May 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents First Five Years music performance

Sonia & Elena are an exciting family music duo that takes audiences on a melodic, soulful, playful, and linguistically-diverse musical journey around the world, guided by folk and children's...

Sonia & Elena, BPL Program

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Rita Rosa and Jesse Bisceglia singing Genius songs

Tue, May 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents First Five Years music performance

Let's sing, let's dance, let's have fun and let's learn. A completely bilingual show brought to you by singer-songwriters Rita Rosa and Jesse Bisceglia. Jesse arrives from Upstate New York with...

Rita Rosa and Jesse Bisceglia, BPL Program

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Camille Harris

Tue, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents First Five Years music performance

Come dance along to “silly jazz” with comedian and jazz singer, Camille Harris. Popular songs include: “The Monster Under My Bed,” “Muffin Man,” and “Chopsticks.”

Camille Harris, BPL Program

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Alex Mitnick

Tue, Jun 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

BPL Presents First Five Years music performance

Emmy Award-winning children's entertainer Alex Mitnick guides us on a journey that leads to all the treasures of the world. Songs unfold like storybooks, captivating young minds, drawing them into...

Alex Mitnick, BPL Program

Brooklyn Public Library gratefully acknowledges the many donors who have provided generous support for BPL Presents programs, including: The David Berg Foundation, Los Blancos, Fund for the Humanities, Cheryl and George Haywood Endowment for Cultural Diversity, The Hearst Foundation, Inc., The Kahn Endowment for Humanities Programs, Dr. J, The Miriam Katowitz and Arthur Radin Fund, Mapleton Endowment, New York State Council on the Arts, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, James . O’Toole, Mike and Denise Reiss, the Estate of Pearl S. Reuillard in memory of her parents Yetta and Louis Schwartz, Sandra and Peter Schubert Endowment Fund, The Weissman Family Foundation, Inc., Janet Anderson, and numerous individuals.

WNYC is a media partner of the 2017–2018 BPL Presents Season.

 

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