Music Mondays returns!
The hit summer concert series that invites artists to perform for audiences and share stories of their time on and off the stage are held Mondays through July and August starting with Derrick Davis on July 10; Julie Benko on July 17; Issac Mizrahi on August 7; Melissa Errico on August 21; and finishing with a performance entitled “Charlie Parker Celebration - Bird Lives!” with the Charles McPherson Quartet featuring Randy Brecker on August 28.This final Music Monday performance is in collaboration with Hamptons Jazz Fest 2023 and co-produced by the Jam Session, Inc.
These intimate evenings of song and story are one-of-a-kind performances not to be missed.
The schedule is:
Monday, July 10, at 8 p.m
Derrick Davis starred as Coalhouse in Bay Street’s 2022 smash hit Ragtime. He is a dynamic and passionate performer of stage and screen, who has held the roles of The Phantom in the 25th Anniversary Tour of The Phantom of the Opera and Mufasa on the Gazelle Tour of Disney’s The Lion King.
Monday, July 17, 8 p.m.
Julie Benko is an award-winning actress, singer, and writer based in New York. She is currently on Broadway as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl every Thursday. For her performance as Fanny, she was named the 2022 Breakout Star for Theater in the New York Times.
Monday, August 7, 8 p.m.
Isaac Mizrahi has worked in the entertainment industry as an actor, host, writer, designer, and producer for over 30 years. He is the subject and co-creator of the award-winning film, Unzipped, a documentary following the making of his Fall 1994 collection.
Monday, August 21, 8 p.m.
Melissa Errico; Let Yourself Go
An Evening of uplifting theater, jazz and film melodies with Broadway star Melissa Errico. She is a Tony Award-nominated actress, singer & author. She’s starred on- and off-Broadway in musicals including My Fair Lady, High Society, Amour and Dracula.
Monday, August 28, at 8 p.m.
Charles McPherson Quartet featuring Randy Brecker
Charlie Parker Celebration - Bird Lives!
Charles McPherson has performed at concerts and festivals around the world with his own variety of groups, consisting of quartets, quintets and full orchestras. Charles has toured the U.S., Europe, Japan, Africa and South America with his own group, as well as with jazz greats Barry Harris, Billy Eckstine, Lionel Hampton,
Nat Adderly, Jay McShann, Phil Woods, Wynton Marsalis, Tom Harrell, Randy Brecker, James Moody, Dizzy Gillespie, and others.
This performance is in collaboration with Hamptons Jazz Fest 2023 and co-produced by the Jam Session, Inc.