Plaza Swing Series: Nu d’Lux, Wednesday, June 12, 6:30 PM at the Central Library, Plaza. (Flatbush Avenue and Eastern Parkway near the arch.
Incorporating Afro-Cuban and Afro-Puerto Rican vocal stylings, the Cuban tres guitar, violin, trombone, trumpet and a modern-groove rhythm section of New York’s finest percussionists, Nu d’Lux travels from the sweetest Son to amped up and funky modern Cuban numbers with astounding ease. Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm. Rain date is June 13.
North Side Festival in Williamsburg June 13-20 and starting Thursday, not free http://northsidefestival.com/
The Baby Soda Jazz Band at SUNSET ON THE HUDSON, Friday, June 14 7pm, Pier 45 at Christopher St. HUDSON RIVER DANCES Friday, June 14 & Saturday, June 15 5pm and 6:30pm 14th Street Park with Naomi Goldberg Haas/Dances For A Variable Population. The performances will bring older adults, neighborhood youth, and the DVP company together in dance dialogues that bridge three generations.