Dec 2014: 2014 | December
Dec 2014: Here's that pianist again performing in Washington Sq. Park where he wheels his piano in and out of the park. The bottom photo is a bass player performing at a jazz concert given at Whole Foods supermarket.
Nov 2014: 2014 | November
Nov 2014: This bass player was performing with a jazz group in New Orleans at Preservation Hall.
Oct 2014: 2014 | October
Oct 2014: This performer was seen at the Times Square subway station. He was performing below where the Broadway trains and the shuttle are located.
Sep 2014: 2014 | September
Sep 2014: Another jazz group in Central Park. Actually, the sax player is the only one performing here. The other two musicians were borrowed from Washington Sq. Park
Aug 2014: 2014 | August
Aug 2014: Jazz musicians performing in Central Park. I inserted the woman on the left playing the sax. Using filters, I was able to give the image a cartoon look.
Jul 2014: 2014 | July
Jul 2014: Irish Riverdance performed in Washington Sq. Park
Jun 2014: 2014 | June
Jun 2014: New Orleans after Katrina. Jazz musicians inserted over the damage done by the floods.
May 2014: 2014 | May
May 2014: Musicians performing in Washington Sq. Park. There are people performing in every corner of the park.
Apr 2014: 2014 | April
Apr 2014: Every summer, Lincoln Center sponsors dance events. This is a night of swing dancing.
Mar 2014: March | 2014
Mar 2014: This is a jazz group in Central Park during a spring day. Using filters, I altered the coloration of the image giving it a wintry look.
Feb 2014: 2014 | February
Feb 2014: These are musicians from Washington Sq. Park, photographed on various occasions. The pianist would role the piano into the park to perform and home when he was finished.
Jan 2014: January | 2014
Jan 2014: Jazz Quartet- The pianist was photographed in Bryant Park while the rest of the group was in Washington Sq. Park. I converted the image to b/w and then toned it sepia. The blurring was purposeful.
BC: New York City is unique. Everywhere you go there are talented musicians ready to perform. They can be found in parks, street corners, subway stations, supermarkets,etc. It seems that you can go anywhere in NYC and there is music.
FC: 2014 | And, There Was Music Photos by: Dave Alpert