Cornelia Street Cafe
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Sebastián Cruz and the Cheap Landscape Trio brings its energetic and imaginative Colombia-meets-NYC inspired jazz to Cornelia Street Cafe. Download its carnivalesque number "Paradis Quarter" here.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
The poet Anne Sexton took her own life in 1974, but had she lived, this year would have marked her 83rd birthday. Reason enough, thought the actor Paul Hecht, to organize an elegant tribute to her at the Cornelia Street Café on Nov. 14.
Friday, April 29, 2011
It's fitting that William Shakespeare was born in the spring—April 26, 1564—because his sonnets are crammed with sumptuous images of ripe nature bursting its bounds. The Cornelia Street Café recently celebrated the playwright’s birthday with a reading of selected sonnets.
Friday, December 17, 2010
By Marlon Bishop : WNYC Culture Producer
Pakistani-American jazz guitarist Rez Abbassi performs new music with Rudresh Mahanthappa and Viyay Iyer tonight at Cornelia. Download Abbasi's "Lament" here, a cover of a classic Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan qawwali tune.
Friday, March 05, 2010
Canadian-born trumpeter David Smith will be performing with his quintet Friday night in the 4th Annual Brooklyn Jazz Underground Festival. Download the puckish and clever track "Halloween Song," then check out his ensemble at Cornelia Street Cafe.