Listening Parties

Join us for free Listening Parties, as musicians and scholars play for you legendary records that shaped the course of Jazz history. Hear from some of today’s greatest artists as they share with you the albums and artists that inspired them. All Listening Parties are free and open to the public. Unless otherwise indicated, seating is available on a first come/first served basis.


The Irene Diamond Education Center (IDEC) unless otherwise noted
Time Warner Center, 60th Street and Broadway
5th Floor

October 11 at 7:00 pm

Monk in Media: A Conversation

Join us as we discuss the life and legacy of Thelonious Monk in a discussion led by Lakecia Benjamin. We’ll explore “Round Midnight,” one of the most beloved and recorded pieces in Jazz, with contributions by author Peter Facini, Peter Nevraumont, and master drummer T.S. Monk.

Please note that seating is on a first come, first served basis, and there are no reservations.