What To Stream This Week


Vocalist Becca Stevens is set to stream a performance on Thursday.

(Photo: David Goddard)

As performers look to replace income from lost gigs and regain a sense of community amid the coronavirus pandemic, a number of musicians are using online streaming services to connect directly with fans. We’ll keep a running tab for the week below.

A fee is associated with some of the material listed here, and several items have been sourced from WBGO. DB

Oct. 26: Ari Hoenig Quartet

Oct. 27: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet with Wynton Marsalis: The Sound of Democracy

Oct. 27: Steve Nelson Quartet

Oct. 28: Meredith Monk & John Hollenbeck Duet Behavior 2020

Oct. 28: Palladium plays the music of Wayne Shorter (Melissa Aldana/Nicole Glover/Russell Hall/Kush Abadey)

Oct. 28: Amos Hoffman Trio

Oct. 28: City Verses Jazz Poetry

Oct. 29: Jeremiah Cymerman

Oct. 29: Magos Herrera

Oct. 29: Lucinda Williams

Oct. 29: Becca Stevens

Oct. 29: Let Freedom Swing

Oct. 29: Peter Bernstein/Pasquale Grasso Quartet

Oct. 29: GoGo Penguin

Oct. 30: Trio 3 (Oliver Lake/Reggie Workman/Andrew Cyrille/Vijay Iyer)

Oct. 30: Laraaji

Oct. 30: Buster Williams Quartet

Oct. 30: Kurt Elling

Oct: 30: Sweet Honey

Oct. 30: Charles Lloyd

Oct. 30: Bill Frisell

Oct. 30: Lila Downs

Oct. 30: Benny Benack Quartet

Oct. 30: Nels Cline And CUP

Oct. 31: Buster Williams Quartet

Oct. 31: Galactic

Oct. 31: Nate Smith

Oct. 31: Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles

Oct. 31: Russell Hall Quintet

Oct. 31: Ramsey Lewis

Oct. 31: Association For The Advancement Of Creative Musicians Presents “Black Stars And The Lawless Ones”

Nov. 1: Gerald Clayton & John Clayton

Nov. 1: Reggie Goings Quartet

Nov. 1: Victor Lewis Group

Updated Oct. 30

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