Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Voelker Orth Museum
Celebrating their 40th season of performing chamber music, we welcome back the Con Brio Ensemble. Do not miss a delightful afternoon with musicians: Mittler-Battipaglia (pianist/co-founder of the ensemble) Alexander Meshibovsky (violin) Gary Dranch (clarinet) and Osceola Davis (soprano) The program includes: Handel – Arias for Soprano, Violin, and Piano Brahms – Violin Sonata, Op. 78
Mar 24 @ 3:00 pm Queensborough Performing Arts Center
Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, the identical twin sons of Ricky Nelson, and Bobby Brooks Wilson, son of Jackie Wilson, come together to pay tribute to their legendary fathers. This unique multi-media entertainment event, features all of the billboard hits recorded by both Ricky Nelson and Jackie Wilson that kept a generation of rock and roll
Mar 29 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
Award-winning musician Joe Kye brings his unique blend of violin looping, electronics, singing, and storytelling, with special guest, Chinese-American hip-hop artist Jason Chu. Migrants tells the story of Joe’s life as an immigrant Asian-American, weaving together original music, humorous stories, and cutting-edge technology. Pre-show workshop on expressing cultural identity through sound will have participants question:
Mar 31 @ 3:00 pm Queensborough Performing Arts Center
One of the most successful vocal groups of all time, The Platters are as popular today as they were when they first burst onto the world stage 50 years ago. With 40 singles making an appearance on the Billboard Hot 100, they were the most successful vocal group in the world, between 1955 and 1967.
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
Latin Grammy Award-winning all-female mariachi group Flor de Toloache is pushing genre boundaries with their fresh, versatile take on traditional Mexican music with explosive vocal harmonies and searing solos rounded out by soaring violin, nimble vihuela, bright trumpets, and propulsive guitarron.
Apr 5 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 6 @ 2:00 am Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden
We’re back at Bohemian Beer Garden for the ultimate battle of the sexes. Tune into the green channel for all your favorite divas, from Britney to Whitney! Change to blue for boy bands and crooners. Don’t like either? Red has you covered with your favorite Latin mixes. This party will have you singing and dancing
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Terrace on the Park
Did you know that NYC is 50th in the nation for organ donation with over 10,000 people are on the waiting list? These numbers will only get better with registration and education. Join The AJ Project as they Create from the Heart at their 3rd annual friend raiser to benefit organ donor awareness. The afternoon
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Starting with dance lessons, each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. Spanglish Fly returns with that Latin Boogaloo, soul and R&B mix you can only find in NYC, mashed with ecstatic Eastern European Jewish melodies and rhythms by
Apr 12 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 13 @ 3:00 am Katch Astoria
Quiet Events returns to Katch Astoria for a hot night of Caribbean and Latin dancing! At 10pm the party kicks off with 2 live DJs and 1 instructor teaching salsa dance moves. This spot has a perfect dance floor for all you salseros out there! At 11pm all 3 DJs will be live and you’ll
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
In celebration of the Thai New Year: Songkran, multi-award winning Thai saxophone legend Koh “Mr. Saxman” (coming all the way from Thailand!) and “shape-shifter” pianist John di Martino Trio will perform an evening of the music of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej Rama 9 of Thailand.
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm Voelker Orth Museum
Come journey with us — Diane Block, violinist and Terry Batts, cellist, perform their new musical program which has proven most popular. They explore our common American experience through the lens of cinematic music: musical soundtracks from iconic films that resonate for all of us including Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, On the Waterfront, Peter Gunn, The
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm St. John's University (Marillac Hall)
The Barricade Boys This is the only New York appearance for this musical super group, featuring the finest male voices from London’s West End. British Broadcasting radio describes the group as “Il Divo meets Michael Bublé, with a touch of West End charm.” The common thread that brought these performers together is that each artist
Apr 19 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 20 @ 2:00 am Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Spring is in the air and Quiet Events is back at Bohemian Beer Garden! Join us as the weather gets warmer and the parties get hotter. Our 3 live DJs always bring the best vibes and even better jams. This event will be outside if the weather’s on our side! Your 3 live DJs are
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Katch Astoria
Just in time for Easter, we’re having a brunch party for the entire family. The Easter Bunny even plans on hopping in for some photo ops and light refreshments! Make this your kid’s birthday party or just a fun afternoon with your friends while your kids are entertained by our interactive DJs getting them to
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Starting with dance lessons, each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. Get ready to square dance with mandolin, bluegrass master Buddy Merriam and Back Roads, mashing up the night with the hip-swiveling, Afro-Cuban rhythms of Conjunto Guantánamo. The
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
One of the premiere pianists and composers of her generation, Renee Rosnes has toured and recorded with legendary musicians James Moody, Joe Henderson, Wayne Shorter, JJ Johnson, Bobby Hutcherson, the SFJAZZ Collective, and her husband, the pianist Bill Charlap. A New York City staple for years, every member of Rosnes’ all-star quartet has an equally
May 4 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Starting with dance lessons, each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam. Lemon Bucket Orkestra, Toronto’s multiaward winning, world-touring, groundbreaking guerrilla-folk party-punk Balkan-brass band, meets NYC’s Kakande, with lush vocals, sinewy koras, flutes, cellos and the balafon (xylophone) of
May 10 @ 10:00 pm – May 11 @ 3:00 am Katch Astoria
Quiet Events returns to Katch Astoria for a hot night of Caribbean and Latin dancing! At 10pm the party kicks off with 2 live DJs and 1 instructor teaching salsa dance moves. This spot has a perfect dance floor for all you salseros out there! At 11pm all 3 DJs will be live and you’ll
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Katch Astoria
Let our Quiet Events DJs watch your kids while you enjoy a Saturday afternoon brunch with friends. Katch Astoria is Queens’ Premiere Gastropub offering a huge dance floor for your kids to party & a wide range of drinks and tasty meals for everyone. Just take a look at their Brunch Menu. Make this your
May 18 @ 7:30 pm Flushing Town Hall
Inspired by the ancient Chinese wisdom residing in the Book of Change (I-Ching), which explores the concept of Bagua (eight trigrams) and Yin-Yang, this music and dance work “Changes” demonstrates the Eastern thought of the power of changes, the relationship between changeable small units, and the big universal energy, that emanates from humans and nature.
May 31 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
Celebrate the shared music and dance traditions of the Piedmont, the hilly region stretching from Georgia to the Chesapeake, and the Appalachians, which for centuries were equally popular among rural blacks and whites. Blues harmonica master Phil Wiggins is joined by guitarist Rick Franklin and fiddler Marcus Moore, and the incomparable dance artistry of Junious
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm Flushing Town Hall
This concert is the title of QJO’s Music Director Jimmy Heath’s latest big band album “It Aint Over Yet”, a testimony to his life and long legacy of great music. The compositions are all arranged by Jimmy Heath for this 17-piece big band and will span the corridors of his musical and creative imagination. This