List Of Live Virtual Concerts To Watch During The Coronavirus Shutdown

By on March 24, 2020 0 70Views

List compiled by NPR.Com

As all concerts, festivals and performances canceled due to the coronavirus shutdown, musicians are taking to social and streaming platforms to play live for their fans.

Here is a compiled list of  live audio and video streams from around the world, categorized by date and genre, with links out to streaming platforms. Some will require registration or a subscription, but most will be free, often with digital tip jars and opportunities to directly support artists by buying music and merchandise.

March 24

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: L’elisir d’amore
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

Junction Trio: Conrad Tao, Stefan Jackiw, Jay Campbell
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Link: 92Y

Johnny Gandelsman Plays Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 (arr. violin)
Time: 6 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

COUNTRY / AMERICANA

Nora Jane Struthers
Time: 8:30 p.m. ET
Link: Eventbrite

Americana Highways: Rod Picott, John McCutcheon, Andrew Grimm, Sylvia Rose Novak
Time: 7 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook

Master Musician’s Social Distance Fest
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook
Note: Check the festival’s Facebook page for more details.

Crystal Bowersox
Time: 8 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook

George Shingleton
Time: 8:30 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook

FOLK

Tracy Grammer and Jim Henry
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: YouTube

ROCK

Special Subject Records: Featuring Camp Cope, Slingshot Dakota, Lou Hanman of Caves and more
Time: 7 p.m. ET
Link: Instagram

Amy Rigby
Time: 8 p.m. ET
Link: Signature Sounds

Josh Ritter
Time: 8 p.m. ET
Link: YouTube

Declan McKenna
Declan McKenna will be streaming from his Instagram page at an undecided time Tuesday afternoon. Check his page for more details.

POP

Cavetown
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: YouTube

Bleeker
Time: 6 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook

Marina V
Time: 10 p.m. ET
Link: Twitch

March 25

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: La cenerentola
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

Opéra de Paris: Manon
Time: 2:30 p.m. ET
Link: medici.tv

FOLK

The Honey Badgers
Time: 7:45 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook

AMERICANA

Master Musician’s Social Distance Fest
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook
Note: Check the festival’s Facebook page for more details.

CHILDREN’S MUSIC

Lisa Loeb
Time: 2 p.m. ET
Link: YouTube

March 26

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

ROCK

Waxahatchee and Kevin Morby
Time: 9 p.m. ET
Link: Instagram

Sarah Harmer
Time: 8 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Tosca
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

Jonathan Biss: Beethoven’s Final Three Piano Sonatas
Time: 7:30 p.m. ET
Link: 92Y

Johnny Gandelsman Plays Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 (arr. violin)
Time: 6 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

AMERICANA

Master Musician’s Social Distance Fest
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook
Note: Check the festival’s Facebook page for more details.

March 27

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Le nozze di Figaro
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

ELECTRONIC

Virtual Exstatic Dance Party: 20 DJs in 24 hours
Time: 7 a.m. ET
Link: Exstatic Dance

AMERICANA

Master Musician’s Social Distance Fest
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook
Note: Check the festival’s Facebook page for more details.

March 28

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Götterdämmerung
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper 

Johnny Gandelsman Plays Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 (arr. violin)
Time: 6 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

EXPERIMENTAL

Pauline Oliveros’ Tuning Meditation: Claire Chase and IONE
Time: 5 p.m. ET
Link: Music on the Rebound

AMERICANA

Master Musician’s Social Distance Fest
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook
Note: Check the festival’s Facebook page for more details.

March 29

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Roméo et Juliette
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

Anthony de Mar: Liassons 2020 (Music of Sondheim)
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link 92Y

AMERICANA

Master Musician’s Social Distance Fest
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook
Note: Check the festival’s Facebook page for more details.

March 30

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Le nozze di Figaro
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

Johnny Gandelsman Plays Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 (arr. violin)
Time: 6 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

FOLK

Shannon Lay
Time: 3 p.m. ET
Link: Instagram

March 31

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: L’elisir d’amore
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Links: Wiener Staatsoper

April 1

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Die Frau ohne Schatten
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

April 2

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

Vienna State Opera: Peer Gynt
Times: 1 and 3 p.m. ET
Link: Wiener Staatsoper

April 3

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

INDIE

Rick Maguire from Pile
Times: 8:30 p.m. ET
Links: Instagram / Facebook

April 11

JAZZ

Fred Hersch
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Link: Facebook live

CLASSICAL

7 Deaths of Maria Callas
Time: 12:30 p.m. ET
Link: Bavariand Staatsoper