May 30, 2023
Hudson Square’s beloved Live at Lunch series is back! Starting this Wednesday, June 7th, Spring Street Park will come alive with jazz performances by a stellar lineup. Come enjoy your lunch and some tunes for an afternoon everyone can enjoy! Mark your calendars and join us for unforgettable midweek musical delights in Hudson Square.
Where: Little 6th Avenue – adjacent to Spring Street Park (Between Spring + Dominick St)
6/7 – Wayne Tucker
6/14 – Itai Kriss
6/21 – Jason Marshall
6/28 – Jason Marshall
7/12 – Itai Kriss
7/19 – Wayne Tucker
9/6 – Wayne Tucker
9/13 – Itai Kriss
9/20 – Jason Marshall
Itai Kriss is a Grammy nominated flutist and composer based in New York City. He has been praised for his virtuosic and soulful playing style, drawing from his diverse musical background that includes Middle Eastern, Latin American, and jazz influences. Kriss has released several critically acclaimed albums as a bandleader, showcasing his original compositions and innovative arrangements and he continues to captivate audiences around the world with his dynamic and engaging performances.
Jason Marshall has developed a style that encompasses with the whole of African-American music. A special interest is given to the amalgamation of soul, R and B, and funk with straight-ahead jazz. Years of dedication and perseverance have resulted in a giant, soulful sound and instantly appealing concept. Influences such as Leo Parker, Nick Brignola, and Bruce Johnstone have coalesced to ensure an open perception of the baritone sax and a “take -no-prisoners” approach to playing jazz music.
Wayne Tucker is a trumpeter, composer, arranger, violinist and vocalist based in New York City. He has released 4 albums under his name and performs regularly with his band, The Bad Mothas in New York City. Wayne has toured and recorded with a diverse array of notables such as jazz musicians Kurt Elling, Al Foster, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Cyrille Aimée; pop acts Taylor Swift, David Crosby, Elvis Costello, Matt Simons and Eric Hutchinson; r&b singers Ne-Yo and Gabriel Garzon-Montano; hip hop artists Jidenna and Ryan Leslie; and with the rock band Brass Against.