Get Ready for Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage + Charlie Parker Jazz Festival 2022!




Image via Capital One City Parks SummerStage 2022

The Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage is back in 2022 with nearly 90 free and benefit performances in Central Park and 12 neighborhood parks across all five boroughs.

Save the date for Opening Night in Central Park, Saturday, June 11th, with the legendary jazz pianist and composer Herbie Hancock, produced in association with Blue Note Jazz Festival.

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in Marcus Garvey Park, 2017

Tickets are available now – check the full calendar of events HERE. The July calendar events runs from July 2nd to July 31st.

Looking forward to the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. The 30th anniversary will take place from August 26 to August 28th.

Beginning in Marcus Garvey Park on Friday, August 26th ~ Jazzmen Horn and her Noble Force/Calvin Booker; Saturday, August 27th ~ Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective and Turtle Island Quartet/Buster Williams & Something More/Nikara Presents Black Wall Street/Vuyo Sotashe ~ and on Sunday, August 28th, a return to Tompkins Square Park with Archie Sheep and Jason Moran/Melissa Aldana/Bria Skonberg/Pasquale Grasso.

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in Marcus Garvey Park, 2017

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will perform in Central Park on Wednesday, August 31st.

View the Summerstage Season Brochure.

Become a Summerstage Member.

Tompkins Sq Park 2015,, Jack DeJohnette, Jason Moran & Dave Holland ~ Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

Don’t miss related events like City Parks Tennis Benefit on Tuesday, August 30th, City Parks Foundation SumerStage jubilee songs and stories benefiting free programs in the parks on Thursday, September 17th, and a dinner and concert at SummerStage on Thursday, September 29th.

Jason Moran & Dave Holland at Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, TompkinsSquarePark, 2015

Taking a look back to Jason Moran (and friends) at The Whitney Museum of American Art in his first solo museum show (2019).

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