The Kaufman Music Center in NYC has been organizing these fantastic pop-up concerts in storefronts near Lincoln Center. They’ve had some real heavies play, like Gil Shaham, Jessie Montgomery, and JACK Quartet. Last week, my good friends of Warp Trio played a few sets, and dusted off “A Thousand Skies” for the first time since COVID. Here’s a little bit more of their set:
Little did Warp know that playing something of mine at a Kaufman event is particularly meaningful for me – my great aunt Sue Shapiro was a big supporter of Kaufman, and would organize concerts with students from the Lucy Moses School at her retirement community in northern NJ. There she is, standing on the right!