JAZZ IN TIMES SQUARE
Concert Series
Curated by Jazz at Lincoln Center

Thursdays at 6pm, July 8 – September 30, 2021
Broadway Plaza between 43rd and 44th Streets

Give your Thursday night a new rhythm. Jazz at Lincoln Center joins us outside again this summer to bring New York City’s hottest young jazz bands to the plaza, creating the feeling of an intimate club amidst the lights and sounds of Times Square.

Jazz in Times Square is presented by:

Made possible in part by Lisa K. Meulbroek and Brent R. Harris, with additional support provided by Susan and J. Alan Kahn.

Corcoran Holt Trio
Corcoran performs regularly at many of the top music festivals and venues around the world. Some have included The North Sea Jazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, Newport Jazz Festival, The Village Vanguard, The Blue Note, Dizzy's Club Coca Cola, to name a few. Corcoran has performed through North, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean. In 2009, he toured the Middle East as a Jazz Ambassador representing the United States, under the US State Department with Alvin Atkinson & the Sound Merchants. In September 2010, he traveled part of The Rhythm Roads tour with Nasar Abadey and Supernova to East Africa, a collaboration between the U.S. State Department and Jazz at the Lincoln Center.
Corcoran was semi-finalist in the Thelonious Monk Bass Competition in 2009 and recorded on Jamison Ross' Jamison, Concord Records 2015, which was Grammy Nominated Best Jazz Vocal.
Currently, Corcoran leads his own group and is the regular bassist in the Kenny Garrett Quintet, which received a Grammy nomination for the 2013 recording Pushing the World Away, recorded on Mac Avenue Records.
Corcoran also works with numerous bands throughout the world and he is based in NYC and also serves as a djembe drummer/music therapist at Greater Harlem Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, where he plays for his elders.

About Jazz at Lincoln Center
The mission of Jazz at Lincoln Center is to entertain, enrich and expand a global community for Jazz through performance, education and advocacy. With the world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and guest artists spanning genres and generations, Jazz at Lincoln Center produces thousands of performance, education, and broadcast events each season in its home in New York City (Frederick P. Rose Hall, “The House of Swing”) and around the world, for people of all ages. Jazz at Lincoln Center is led by Chairman Robert J. Appel, Managing and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis, and Executive Director Greg Scholl. Dizzy’s Club, one of the three main performance venues of Frederick P. Rose Hall, produces world-class jazz performances nightly, often reflecting and augmenting the programming in Rose Theater and The Appel Room. Please visit us at jazz.org; follow us on Twitter @jazzdotorg and Facebook; watch our free, global webcasts at new.livestream.com/jazz; and enjoy concerts, education programs, behind-the-scenes footage, programs and more at youtube.com/jazzatlincolncenter.

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August 17, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
TSq Plaza 43-44
Bdwy btwn 43rd-44th Sts
New York, NY 10036
Times Square Alliance
Save to Calendar 2021-08-17 18:00:00 2021-08-17 19:00:00 America/New_York RAIN DATE: Jazz in Times Square: Corcoran Holt Trio *JAZZ IN TIMES SQUARE* Concert Series Curated by Jazz at Lincoln Center Thursdays at 6pm, July 8 – September 30, 2021 Broadway Plaza between 43rd and 44th Streets Give your Thursday night a new rhythm. Jazz at Lincoln Center joins us outside again this summer to bring New York City’s hottest young jazz bands to the plaza, creating the feeling of an intimate club amidst the lights and sounds of Times Square. Jazz in Times Square is presented by: ** Made possible in part by Lisa K. Meulbroek and Brent R. Harris, with additional support provided by Susan and J. Alan Kahn. *Corcoran Holt Trio* Corcoran performs regularly at many of the top music festivals and venues around the world. Some have included The North Sea Jazz Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, Newport Jazz Festival, The Village Vanguard, The Blue Note, Dizzy's Club Coca Cola, to name a few. Corcoran has performed through North, Central and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean. In 2009, he toured the Middle East as a Jazz Ambassador representing the United States, under the US State Department with Alvin Atkinson & the Sound Merchants. In September 2010, he traveled part of The Rhythm Roads tour with Nasar Abadey and Supernova to East Africa, a collaboration between the U.S. State Department and Jazz at the Lincoln Center. Corcoran was semi-finalist in the Thelonious Monk Bass Competition in 2009 and recorded on Jamison Ross' /Jamison/, Concord Records 2015, which was Grammy Nominated Best Jazz Vocal. Currently, Corcoran leads his own group and is the regular bassist in the Kenny Garrett Quintet, which received a Grammy nomination for the 2013 recording /Pushing the World Away/, recorded on Mac Avenue Records. Corcoran also works with numerous bands throughout the world and he is based in NYC and also serves as a djembe drummer/music therapist at Greater Harlem Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, where he plays for his elders. *About Jazz at Lincoln Center* The mission of Jazz at Lincoln Center is to entertain, enrich and expand a global community for Jazz through performance, education and advocacy. With the world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and guest artists spanning genres and generations, Jazz at Lincoln Center produces thousands of performance, education, and broadcast events each season in its home in New York City (Frederick P. Rose Hall, “The House of Swing”) and around the world, for people of all ages. Jazz at Lincoln Center is led by Chairman Robert J. Appel, Managing and Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis, and Executive Director Greg Scholl. Dizzy’s Club, one of the three main performance venues of Frederick P. Rose Hall, produces world-class jazz performances nightly, often reflecting and augmenting the programming in Rose Theater and The Appel Room. Please visit us at jazz.org; follow us on Twitter @jazzdotorg and Facebook; watch our free, global webcasts at new.livestream.com/jazz; and enjoy concerts, education programs, behind-the-scenes footage, programs and more at youtube.com/jazzatlincolncenter. ** Jazz.org [1] [1] https://2021.jazz.org/ TSq Plaza 43-44, Bdwy btwn 43rd-44th Sts New York, NY 10036 Times Square Alliance
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On The Plazas
Music & Concerts
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Jazz in Times Square