Harlem Meer Performance Festival
Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Repeating every week — Sunday through Sunday, September 1, 2013
|Where:||Charles A. Dana Discovery Center Plaza Inside the Park at 110th Street between Lenox and Fifth Avenues, New York NY|
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Each Sunday afternoon, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm from June 16 - September 1, 2013, enjoy lakeside music on the plaza of the Charles A. Dana Discovery Center in Central Park's beautiful north end.
Some chairs are provided, or bring a blanket and picnic lunch to enjoy the music from one of the Park's nearby lawns.
In the case of inclement weather, concerts will be canceled. For more details, day-of weather-related changes or cancelations and accessibility information, please call 212-860-1370.
The 2013 Harlem Meer Performace Festival Schedule is as follows:
June 16 Zon del Barrio with Chocolate Armenteros (Salsa) Old school Latin Dance music with a new school flavor
June 23 Orlando Marin – The Last Mambo King (Mambo) Jazz, Latin, and Tropical sounds from the Last Mambo King
June 30 Howard Johnson (Tuba Jazz) Music from one of the finest Jazz Tuba players in the World
July 7 Michela Marino Lerman & Friends (Rhythm Tap) Internationally renowned tap dancing and jazz music
July 14 Los Soneros de Oriente (Cuban) Cuban sounds from the countryside region of Son Montuno
July 21 Harlem Blues and Jazz Band (Jump Blues) Lively music from the World's most authentic Swing Band
July 28 David P. Stevens (Contemporary Jazz) A fusion of Contemporary Jazz, R&B, and Nu-Soul
August 4 Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test (Brazilian Jazz) Brazilian rhythms with dazzling technique and a distinctive touch
August 11 Nayibe la Gitana (Salsa) Emerging sounds from the International Salsa Scene
August 18 Sweet Georgia Brown & Her Blues Crusaders (Blues) Blues music from the Last of the Red Hot Mama's
August 25 Hilliard Greene and The Jazz Expressions (Jazz) A mixture of classical, jazz, blues, and tango sounds
September 1 Ballet Hispanico's BHdos Company (Dance) A fully costumed dance performance influenced by Spain and Latin America