Music Community

Summer Sessions

Curated by Tony DeMarco



Jun 3, 2022 – Jun 24, 2022




The Café at Irish Arts Center
726 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10019


Fridays this June, you're invited to join local trad artists for music sessions in the Café at Irish Arts Center! Bring your instrument and play along, or simply come for the show.

Friday, June 3 | 8–11pm
Friday, June 10 | 8–11pm
Friday, June 17 | 8–11pm
Friday, June 24 | 8–11pm

Slow Sessions
June 17 | 6-7:30pm
June 24 | 6-7:30pm

with James Cleveland (fiddle) and Ken Borgeson (guitar)

These are drop-in events—no reservations necessary. The café will be open for full food and beverage service beginning at 7pm. 

While you're here, join us also for the visual arts exhibition maud cotter: a consequence of ~.

Join us also on Saturday, June 18, at the Irish Arts Center stage at Porch Stomp, featuring Jonathan Matthews and Laura Neese of Darrah Carr Dance, Rebecca Hart & band unplugged, and more artists TBA. 11am–4pm on Governors Island. DETAILS >

Our Supporters

Irish Arts Center programs are supported, in part, by government, foundation, and corporate partners including Culture Ireland, the agency for the promotion of Irish arts worldwide; public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office and the New York City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature; Howard Gilman Foundation; Jerome L. Greene Foundation; the Charina Endowment Fund; the Ireland Funds; the Shubert Foundation, Inc.; the Irish Institute of New York; the Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, New York; the Charles Lawrence Keith & Clara Miller Foundation; Northern Ireland Bureau; the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate of Ireland in New York; British Council; Morgan Stanley; Tourism Ireland; and thousands of generous donors like you.


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