As part of the NYMF concert "How The Light Gets In" I will be music directing and conducting Otherbody written by Ryan Scott Oliver and Nessie Nankivell. This is a politically charged piece in a time when art is infinitely important. Get tickets here!
I'll be going down to D.C. to play the centennial celebrations for JFK with Claybourne Elder and Jenni Barber at the Kennedy Center! This is a star studded event to celebrate one of our nations most culturally forward thinking presidents. http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/XRJFD
Jay takes his solo cabaret show up to the Berkshires for a night of fast paced cabaret songs with special guest Keala Settle!
Carmen Cusack and a band of 6 take the stage at 54 below for a night of some originals and some tunes that she's known for!
Jay takes the stage at the famous Birdland Jazz Club for the first time since 2010 for a night of intimate tunes and stories. Accompanied by a three piece trio the night promises to be full of eclectic tastes, fun arrangements, and stupidly good vocals. Get tickets at birdlandjazz.com
Jay Armstrong Johnson: Live at Feinstein's/54 Below has been released! This labor of love was a joy to music direct, supervise, arrange, and put together! Find it on itunes!!!!
As part of The Score! A new podcast we're presenting Darling by Ryan Scott Oliver in full at Le Poisson Rouge on September 19th at 6pm and 9:15pm. This dark deconstruction of Peter Pan is a show that you don't want to miss!
This fall I'll be music directing a production of the cult classic XANADU at Pace University, with JV Mercanti directing! Ticket info imminent!