June is New York Music Month, the official celebration of the city’s vibrant music scene. The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment has teamed up with New York is Music to offer a month of free events for musicians and music fans alike! Information about free rehearsal
space, free workshops for musicians, free concerts, free walking tours of iconic music neighborhoods, a new radio show/podcast about NYC music scene, a songwriting contest, and a comprehensive website listing free and ticketed events throughout the five boroughs can all be found at NYMusicMonth.nyc.
Musicians, want to learn more about how to make money and get gigs? Join us for workshops on “How to Make Money with Music,” (June 21 st and 23 rd ) and “Make it Live: A Practical Approach to Getting Gigs in NYC and Touring” (June 11th ). Sign up here!
Music fans, learn more about your favorite genre of music with free walking tours of iconic neighborhoods. Check out tours of the South Bronx (Latin and Hip Hop), Morrisania (Doo Wop and Jazz), Harlem (Jazz, Soul, and Blues) Lincoln Center (Classical and Jazz), and
Greenwich Village (Folk, Punk, and Classic Rock). Sign up here!