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Free concerts in New York City

Free concerts in New York? Yes, it is possible! This section of our site will introduce you to unique information about where and when live performances of both little-known and popular musicians take place, but at the same time, admission to the concerts is free!

Music is not only a pleasure, background for relaxation, or the rhythm for dancing. It has the power to bring people together. You just need to be open to the world and not sit at home! Many people meet at concerts, this is how friendships are made and families are created. Only at live concerts, you can feel the whole energy of the performers, and you can completely immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere of your favorite music.

The choice of concerts in New York is huge and there are quite often free performances of various artists playing live here. These are celebrities and newcomers who perform no less quality music than the bands playing at paid concerts. Rock, jazz, rap, pop — whatever your heart desires!

“Admission to the concert is free” — these words can be accompanied by a concert poster with the support of sponsors or a presentation of a new club, often musicians perform for free on holidays in large squares.

So, you can go to many concerts without a ticket, the main thing is not to miss information about them. Therefore, check back more often in this section of our website of New York free events and tell your friends about it!

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 until Apr 30, 2024  01:00 PM-02:00 PM EDT  St. Paul's Chapel

Concert “Pipes at One”

Weekly concerts featuring classical organ repertoire and groundbreaking performances

Published: April 16, 2024; Author: Julia Sonrisa

April 27, 2024 (Saturday)

 07:30 PM-09:00 PM EDT  The Forum Columbia University

Live in Concert: Bob Mintzer with Louis Armstrong Jazz Performance Program

Get ready for an amazing night of jazz with Bob Mintzer and the Louis Armstrong Jazz Performance Program Ensembles live in concert!

Published: April 16, 2024; Author: Julia Sonrisa

April 28, 2024 (Sunday)

 until Dec 28, 2025 (on Sun)  03:30 PM-06:30 PM EDT  Sour Mouse

Free Live Jazz Music — Jam session & Open Mic

Every Sunday Jorei Jazz hosts free Live Jazz Jam Session & Open Mic. Starting with Featured Artist Showcase, followed by the Jam & Open Mic

Published: April 15, 2024; Author: Julia Sonrisa
 until Sep 15, 2024 (on Sun)  06:30 PM-09:30 PM EDT  pinkFROG cafe

Interactive Live Music and Jam Session at pinkFROG Cafe

Live Jam Session every Sunday 6:30-9:30 pm. Musicians join the stage, audience shapes the music. Creativity rules!

Published: January 16, 2024; Author: Julia Sonrisa

April 29, 2024 (Monday)

 01:00 PM-02:00 PM EDT  St. Paul's Chapel

Concert “Jazz at One”

Weekly concerts featuring preeminent jazz artists.

Published: April 2, 2024; Author: Julia Sonrisa
 07:00 PM-08:00 PM EDT  Groove

Concert of Giselle Lily

Giselle Lily is an NYC-based singer whose silky, melodic artistry draws inspiration from R&B artists like SZA, Jorja Smith, Summer Walker, and H.E.R.

Published: March 27, 2024; Author: Julia Sonrisa

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