Upcoming Events



Friday, July 01
Thaïsa Olivia Quartet & Jam

6:30PM Jam At 7:45

'Thaïsa Olivia is a passionate jazz vocalist and songwriter based in Amsterdam the Netherlands, with a warm, distinctive sound and a special flair of presentation. Her background is colorful and...

Memo Acevedo & His Latin Jazz Big Band Building Bridges Band featuring Jacquelene Acevedo‏

10pm & Midnight

An award winning educator, Memo can swing a jazz quintet with the same effortless mastery as he rings the bell in the Mambo shout-chorus—either way gets things moving! Accordingly, he’s appeared on a...



Saturday, July 02
The Livio Almeida Brazilian Dectet

8PM

 

Livio Almeida (Arturo O'Farrill, Eco Music big band) brings his 10 piece band dedicated to Brazilian music. With a great line-up and fresh arrangements, as well as original compositions...
Monika Oliveira & The Brazilians

Sets at 10PM 11:30PM & 1AM

Monika Oliveira is a singer/songwriter, a native of Rio de Janeiro, living and performing in the United States. She is a fresh and exciting vocal presence on the Brazilian music scene today in New...



Sunday, July 03
Zinc Tango Night with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Argentine Tango Band from 9pm to Midnight

Thrill to the passion of Argentine tango with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Milonga night of dancing, romancing!

Dancing! Listening!...


Monday, July 04
VandoJam Jam Session

Jam starts at 10 PM

Time for New York's most dynamic jam session presented by Vandoren since 2005.

No cover.

Starts at 10PM goes until 2AM. Bring your horn and tell a friend!



Tuesday, July 05
The Evolution Jam Session presented by Revive Music

The Evolution Jam Session at Zinc Bar

11:00 until late $10 Cover $5 for participating musicians

Innovation. Exploration. Competition. Revolution. The Evolution Jam Session.
 
The jam session is the lowest common denominator for any group of artists....
Vanderlei Pereira and BlindFold Test

8:00 PM & 9:30 PM

Drummer and Rio de Janeiro native Vanderlei Pereira is one of the most sought-after musicians on the contemporary Brazilian jazz scene.  Combining a prodigious...



Wednesday, July 06
Valery Ponomarev Sextet

9:30PM & 11PM

Valery Ponomarev is the best kept secret on the modern jazz horizon today. The music of the band projects into the future the spirit set forth by the best Blue...



Thursday, July 07
George Burton & Excerpts

"Their sound is shadowy… with a fluid modality that suggests McCoy Tyner at his chillest.” – Philadelphia Paper

9 pm-10:45 pm $15

Jazz at Crossroads presents Innovators: New...

Roman Diaz & Midnight Rumba

AfroCuban master percussionist-vocalist Roman Diaz and his nine piece percussion & vocal & dance ensemble perform the living magic of the AfroCaribbean experience 

11 PM & MIDNIGHT $15

 

"If you’ve never experienced real Cuban rumba, you’ve missed something that is singularly and at once both reverent and sensual, wild and yet deeply ordered, hard-hitting while also full of...



Friday, July 08
Jack Jeffers and the New York Classics

16 Piece Jazz Orchestra

8PM One Set Only!

Tuba player and bass-trombonist Jack Jeffers doesn’t call his 16-piece collective the New York Classics for nothing; you’ll have no trouble recognizing pieces...

Valery Ponomarev "Our Father Who Art Blakey" Big Band

10 PM & Midnight

"Our Father Who Art Blakey," aka Valery Ponomarev Jazz Big Band –

- aka VPJBB - is the "best kept secret" on the modern jazz horizon today...



Saturday, July 09
Hendrik Meurkens

8:00PM

 

Hendrik Meurkens, a virtuoso on both the chromatic harmonica and the vibraphone, is the most important jazz harmonica player since Toots Thielemans. German-born but now based...
Monika Oliveira & The Brazilians

Sets at 10PM 11:30PM & 1AM

Monika Oliveira is a singer/songwriter, a native of Rio de Janeiro, living and performing in the United States. She is a fresh and exciting vocal presence on the Brazilian music scene today in New...



Sunday, July 10
Zinc Tango Night with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Argentine Tango Band from 9pm to Midnight

Thrill to the passion of Argentine tango with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Milonga night of dancing, romancing!

Dancing! Listening!...


Monday, July 11
Brazilian Show with Luciana Menezes, Fernanda Noronha & Chocolat Costa

Starts at 7pm

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Ron Affif Trio

10 PM- Close

Founded in 1996 by Guitarist Ron Affif, Monday nights at Zinc quickly became the new spot to hear cutting edge jazz rooted in Bebop. Developed with...



Tuesday, July 12
Samuel Torres Ensemble

Latin Jazz

Sets at 8PM and 9:30PM

Colombian percussionist and composer Samuel Torres, called “at once intelligent, sophisticated, and explosive” by Jazz Times, performs Forced Displacement,...

The Evolution Jam Session presented by Revive Music

The Evolution Jam Session at Zinc Bar

11:00 until late $10 Cover $5 for participating musicians

Innovation. Exploration. Competition. Revolution. The Evolution Jam Session.
 
The jam session is the lowest common denominator for any group of artists....


Wednesday, July 13
Verena McBee

Set at 7 PM. $12 cover.

Verena McBee and her trio are returning to the ZINC BAR in September. Verena McBee returns to Zinc Bar with the superbly unique Billy Test on piano, the amazingly creative Brian Woodruff on drums and...



Thursday, July 14
George Burton & Excerpts

"Their sound is shadowy… with a fluid modality that suggests McCoy Tyner at his chillest.” – Philadelphia Paper

9 pm-10:45 pm $15

Jazz at Crossroads presents Innovators: New...

Román Díaz & Midnight Rumba

AfroCuban master drummer Román Díaz & his nine piece percussion & vocal ensemble perform the living magic of the AfroCaribbean experience

11PM & MIDNIGHT $15

 
"Since his arrival in New York City from his native Cuba in 1999, Díaz has not only deepened the presence of Afro-Cuban traditions in and around New York, he has...


Friday, July 15
Gary Morgan's Panamericana Brazilian Big Band

10 PM & Midnight

PanAmericana! began in New York in 1997 as a compositional vehicle for Gary Morgan, as well as a repertory orchestra for modern Cuban and Brazilian classics....



Saturday, July 16
Misha Piatigorsky Trio

8 PM One Set Only!

Hailed by the Boston Globe as an artist who “beautifully merges the worlds of serious jazz and pop”, Misha Piatigorsky’s blend of powerful melodies with...

Monika Oliveira & The Brazilians

Sets at 10 PM 11:30 PM & 1 AM

Monika Oliveira is a singer/songwriter, a native of Rio de Janeiro, living and performing in the United States. She is a fresh and exciting vocal presence on the Brazilian music scene today in New...



Sunday, July 17
Zinc Tango Night with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Argentine Tango Band from 9pm to Midnight

Thrill to the passion of Argentine tango with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Milonga night of dancing, romancing!

Dancing! Listening!...


Monday, July 18
Ron Affif Trio

10 PM- Close

Founded in 1996 by Guitarist Ron Affif, Monday nights at Zinc quickly became the new spot to hear cutting edge jazz rooted in Bebop. Developed with...



Tuesday, July 19
Misha Piatigorsky Quintet

8PM

Pianist Misha Piatigorsky brings his Quintet to Zinc which features NY's finest jazzmen. Piatigorsky's award-winning writing and explosive playing keep audiences on...

The Evolution Jam Session presented by Revive Music

The Evolution Jam Session at Zinc Bar

11:00 until late $10 Cover $5 for participating musicians

Innovation. Exploration. Competition. Revolution. The Evolution Jam Session.
 
The jam session is the lowest common denominator for any group of artists....


Wednesday, July 20
Sheriff Bob's freewheelin' country blues jam

9 pm (complimentary admission tonight)

 

Come play with Sheriff Bob in the original home of the famous bluegrass jam sessions that's attracted fiddlers, dobroists, and banjoists for year.

 

Bring your instrument,...


Thursday, July 21
George Burton & Excerpts

Jazz at the Crossroads presents George Burton & Excerpts

9 pm-10:45 pm $15

Jazz at Crossroads presents Innovators: New...



Friday, July 22
Victor Jones Trio

8PM

Victor Jones joins us tonight with a great band!

"Victor Jones is a new breed of outstanding drummer bandleaders ... nothing Jones does is ever boring ."...

Swing Dance with Svetlana Shmulyian and Seth Weaver's Big Band

10PM ($20 cover ) & 11:30PM ($15 cover) 1AM ($10 cover)

SETH WEAVER BIG BAND is a 17-piece swing orchestra comprised of some of the most exciting new voices on the jazz scene today. The big band plays classic jazz tunes and original swing music influenced...



Saturday, July 23
Monika Oliveira & The Brazilians

Sets at 10PM 11:30PM & 1AM

Monika Oliveira is a singer/songwriter, a native of Rio de Janeiro, living and performing in the United States. She is a fresh and exciting vocal presence on the Brazilian music scene today in New...



Sunday, July 24
Zinc Tango Night with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Argentine Tango Band from 9pm to Midnight

Thrill to the passion of Argentine tango with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Milonga night of dancing, romancing!

Dancing! Listening!...


Monday, July 25
ELEW

10PM to 2AM

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Once upon a time, Eric Lewis was a decorated, up-and-coming jazz pianist, a sideman for Wynton Marsalis and Elvin Jones, among others, and the winner of the 1999 Thelonious Monk...



Tuesday, July 26
Stacy Dillard Quartet

8 PM - 11 pm

Stacy Dillard is a perfect example of the fusing of tradition and innovation, the combination which keeps EVERYTHING fresh, exciting, energetic, theraputic, and more...

The Evolution Jam Session presented by Revive Music

The Evolution Jam Session at Zinc Bar

11:00 until late $10 Cover $5 for participating musicians

Innovation. Exploration. Competition. Revolution. The Evolution Jam Session.
 
The jam session is the lowest common denominator for any group of artists....


Thursday, July 28
Glenn Crytzer's Savoy Seven Tribute to Charlie Christian

7PM $20 at Door or $15 in advance

Join Glenn Crytzer's Savoy Seven as they pay tribute to Charlie Christian the day before his 100th Birthday. Charlie Christian was the first great electric guitar soloist in jazz, performing with the...

George Burton & Excerpts

Jazz at the Crossroads presents George Burton & Excerpts

9 pm-10:45 pm $15

Jazz at Crossroads presents Innovators: New...

Román Díaz & Midnight Rumba

AfroCuban master drummer Román Díaz & his nine piece percussion & vocal ensemble perform the living magic of the AfroCaribbean experience

11PM & MIDNIGHT $15

 
"Since his arrival in New York City from his native Cuba in 1999, Díaz has not only deepened the presence of Afro-Cuban traditions in and around New York, he has...


Friday, July 29
AFRO-PERUVIAN NIGHT presented by The Afro-Peruvian Foundation for the Arts

8PM & 10 PM & 11:45PM

 

Tickets:

 

8pm : D.M.Q. (Diz, Morales, Quintanilla). Peruvian vocals, cajon and keys. $15

10pm: The Gabriel Alegría Afro-Peruvian Sextet. Afro-Peruvian jazz music. $20

11:45pm: The Gabriel Alegria Afro...



Saturday, July 30
Misha Piatigorsky Trio

8 PM One Set Only!

Hailed by the Boston Globe as an artist who “beautifully merges the worlds of serious jazz and pop”, Misha Piatigorsky’s blend of powerful melodies with...

Monika Oliveira & The Brazilians

Sets at 10PM 11:30PM & 1AM

Monika Oliveira is a singer/songwriter, a native of Rio de Janeiro, living and performing in the United States. She is a fresh and exciting vocal presence on the Brazilian music scene today in New...



Sunday, July 31
Zinc Tango Night with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Argentine Tango Band from 9pm to Midnight

Thrill to the passion of Argentine tango with Jaurena-Solla-Aslan Band

Milonga night of dancing, romancing!

Dancing! Listening!...

Directions

82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson & Sullivan) Greenwich Village New York NY 10012 tel. 212-477-ZINC (9462) Open 7 days: 6pm-2:30am weeknights 6pm-3am weekends

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