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NYBG Summer Concert Series:

Fridays, June 16, July 14 (SOLD OUT), August 18 (SOLD OUT); 6–10:30 p.m.

With the glass-domed Conservatory as the backdrop, this innovative series developed in collaboration with Catskill Jazz Factory and Absolutely Live Entertainment presents three themed evenings showcasing today’s dynamic jazz talent. Bring your blankets and low-back chairs and enjoy the best seat in the house on the scenic Conservatory Lawn. Before and after each concert, stroll among the CHIHULY artworks, glistening at dusk and mesmerizing when lit after the sun sets.

Reserve a gourmet picnic box online to enjoy when you arrive. Light fare and beverages will also be available for purchase on-site.

Evening Schedule

6 p.m. | Doors Open
7–8:30 p.m. | Concert
8:30–10:30 p.m. | CHIHULY Viewing

NYBG Shop open until 10 p.m.

Ticket Pricing

Non-Member $45 / Member $40
Summer Concert Series pass including all three concerts: Non-Member $120 / Member $105

Advance purchase recommended. Events are rain or shine.

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Includes Corporate and Patrons

The French Connection

June 16

A high-energy and trans-atlantic world premiere led by American trumpet virtuoso Alphonso Horne and featuring new Parisian vocal sensation Camille Bertault.

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Celebrating 100 Years of Jazz

July 14


A Centennial Tribute to the first recording and the international roots of Jazz led by powerhouse Latin jazz trombonist Chris Washburne and Brazilian virtuoso pianist André Mehmari.

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Songs of Protest & Reconciliation

August 18


An evening led by pianist Damien Sneed and featuring Grammy award-winning trumpeter Keyon Harrold, dedicated to songs of Protest and Reconciliation, drawing upon a rich songbook of timely messages.

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Tips for Your Visit

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