(Weekdays until October 4) Weekdays stop by Bryant Park to hear some of the city’ finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform. This week’s performer is Ayako Shirasaki (learn about her here), virtuoso jazz pianist with a “tender touch.”
Here’s her version of a classic from the American Songbook: Summertime:
For a complete schedule of piano in the park, visit here. Lots to choose from!
Just stop by the base of the William Cullen Bryant Statue (in between Bryant Park Grill and Bryant Park Café, at the back of the NYPL) – come early to snag a seat in the shade!
Photo: Frank Owens by Angelito Jusay.