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JUN
25

Robert McArthur: A Tribute to Neil Diamond

Mon, Jun 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Live Music music

Robert James McArthur has been entertaining for years, and has performed all over the world, including Las Vegas, Miami, Montreal, Niagara Falls, New York City, Panama, and Memphis!

Robert has an uncanny resemblance to Neil Diamond...

Robert McArthur: A Tribute to Neil Diamond

JUN
27

Latin Dance Pa’Gozar Show Workshop with IATI Theater

Wed, Jun 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Live Music

Join us at the Sunset Park Library as dance experts from the IATI Theater presents a show of Latin Dances.

The dance experts will perform an hour of the most popular Latin dances including salsa, merengue, and tango!

For all ages...

Latin Dance Pa’Gozar Show Workshop with IATI Theater

JUL
2

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: The Sparrow Sisters

Mon, Jul 2   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Park Slope Library

Live Music

The Sparrow Sisters are parents from Brooklyn who play music for young children (ages 0-5). With guitar and vocal harmonies, they perform a sweet mixture of folk and nursery songs.  

 

Jack and Friends Family Music Series: The Sparrow Sisters

JUL
10

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Mil's Trills

Tue, Jul 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Live Music summer reading

Celebrate the community with Mil's Trills in an interactive concert of quirky original tunes led by Amelia Robinson on her electric ukulele and her troupe of musical guests!

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Mil's Trills

JUL
11

Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

Wed, Jul 11   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

bpl presents Live Music music

The Big Band sound is a uniquely American combination of reeds, brass, and rhythm that defined America's popular music for more than three decades. Swingtime Big Band vividly brings this classic music to life in three-dimensional sound,...

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Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

JUL
12

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Monkey Monkey Music

Thu, Jul 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon Library

Live Music performance

Join us for a sing along that will get you out your seat and on to your feet.

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Monkey Monkey Music

JUL
13

Sing-Along with Louie

Fri, Jul 13   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Live Music music performance

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever growing population across the country!

Sing-Along with Louie

JUL
18

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Silly Jazz and Camille!

Wed, Jul 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

Live Music music Stomp Clap and Sing summer reading

Come dance along to “silly jazz” with comedian and jazz singer Camille Harris.  

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Silly Jazz and Camille!

Plaza Swing Series: StringsNskins

Wed, Jul 18   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

bpl presents Live Music music

The traditional sound of the djembe along with the classical sound of the violin. The rhythms of Haiti combined with the exotic Afro sounds of Colombia with an urban twist from Brooklyn. StringsNskins takes you on a journey through the African...

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Plaza Swing Series: StringsNskins

JUL
25

Plaza Swing Series: Orlando Marin, The Last Mambo King

Wed, Jul 25   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

bpl presents Live Music music

A contemporary of Tito Puente, Machito, Tito Rodriguez, and other mambo-era icons, Orlando Marin, The Last Mambo King, is the only orchestra leader from New York’s golden era of mambo who still performs regularly. Get ready to mambo!

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Plaza Swing Series: Orlando Marin, The Last Mambo King

JUL
27

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

Fri, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Live Music music performance

Funkytown Playground is a music and movement program designed for kids. Artists perform interactive songs that are designed to educate by utilizing melodies that are catchy and fun.

Get up! Get Moving! Get Funky!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

AUG
1

Plaza Swing Series: Matt Munisteri

Wed, Aug 1   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

bpl presents Live Music music

Matt Munisteri is a virtuosic and in-demand guitarist with a wide-ranging roster of notable artists across the jazz and American-roots spectrum including Cassandra Wilson, Madeline Peyroux, Loudon Wainwright and “Little” Jimmy Scott. He’ll lead...

Featured Event
Plaza Swing Series: Matt Munisteri

AUG
8

Plaza Swing Series: Nation Beat

Wed, Aug 8   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

bpl presents Live Music music

Nation Beat is a NYC-Brazilian collision that parades with an infectious, audacious energy, seamlessly bridging folkloric Brazilian rhythms with classic American roots music in an altogether creative and original manner. NB’s 21st Century fusion...

Plaza Swing Series: Nation Beat

AUG
22

Music and Dance with Conroy Warren

Wed, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Macon Library

Live Music performance

Join us for a sing along that will get you out your seat and on to your feet.

Music and Dance with Conroy Warren

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

Wed, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Live Music Stomp Clap and Sing Summer Reading Closing Celebration

Get ready for a serious jam session that will get everyone up and dancing! Jam with Jamie and Friends come armed with guitar and bubbles, ready to jam out to traditional children's songs, rock n' roll oldies, and today's hits.

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Jam with Jamie and Friends

AUG
23

Music and Dance with Conroy Warren

Thu, Aug 23   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Live Music Summer Reading Closing Celebration

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of jazz, calypso, and reggae through singing and dancing in this interactive performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It's fun! It's exciting! This is the Fort Hamilton Library's Summer...

Music and Dance with Conroy Warren

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

Thu, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Live Music Summer Reading Closing Celebration

Come on down to the Funkytown Playground!  We will jump and jam with shakers & tambourines, get on board a magical safari or silly farm (props...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Aly Sunshine from Funkytown Playground

AUG
25

Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Sat, Aug 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Live Music music Summer Jam summer reading

Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats - Multi-award winning children's artist, Lucy Kalantari, brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the...

Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

AUG
29

The Jolly Lollies

Wed, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

First Five Years Live Music

Liz Corwin and Holly Johnson are both singer-songwriters who teamed up to create Liz, Holly, and the Jolly Lollies. Based in Charlotte, N.C., they are known around the Queen City for teaching early childhood music in preschools and for leading...

The Jolly Lollies

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