David Amram
Composer, Conductor & Multi-instrumentalist

Current and Past Shows

“He’s one of the most talented
musicians in the universe!”
...Pete Seeger

2024 Calendar
David on Piano

JANUARY - 2024

Friday January 24th5:30 pm PST
40th Annual American Eagle Awards Honoring David Amram
2024 NAMM Show, NAMM IDEA CENTER, Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802
Each year the Council presents its annual American Eagle Awards to honor individuals and institutions who have made comprehensive contribution to musical life in America.

MARCH - 2024

Saturday, March 306:00 - 7:30
The Church at Sag Harbor Performing Arts Series
48 Madison Street Sag Harbor, NY, 11963
The Church Presents DAVID AMRAM, an intimate performance of music and stories with an American Music Legend
Featuring The David Amram Quintet with Adam Amram (Congas), Jerome Harris (Electric Guitar), Kevin Twigg (Drums, Glockenspiel) & Rene Hart (Upright Bass)

APRIL - 2024

April 14th - 18th
Winton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center Educational Series
The Crystal Bridges Museum of the American Arts, Bentonville, AK
David Amram will be a featured guest with Justin Poindexter's Jazz Ensemble in a series of concerts for young people and a special program for adults at Winton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center Educational Series

April 27th7:30
The Town and The City Festival honoring Jack Kerouac
Academic Arts Center 240 Central Street, Lowell MA
7:30pm - Willie Alexander
8:30pm - David Amram


MAY - 2024

Friday May 3rd7:30
Latin Jazz Tribute to Jack Kerouac
The Francis Kite Club
40 Ave. C (near 3rd St.)

with Guest Star David Amram and La Sala de Pepe ALl-Stars: Kiki Cotto, Angel Acevedo with poet Sandra Santana and special appearance by Caridad de la Luz (La Bruja)


May 13th6 - 7:30 Jose Quintero & Theodore Mann: The Catalysts of the Phenomenal Rise of Circle in the Square
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
Bruno Walter Auditorium
(8th Ave. & 61st St.)

In 1951 Circle in the Square Theatre was founded in an abandoned nightclub in Greenwich Village. Ted Mann donated his Circle-in-the-Square Theater for Jack Kerouac and Amrams first-ever public Jazz/Poetry readings in NYC in 1957. Jose Quintero was one of the directors with Elia Kazan and Harold Clurman for The Lincoln Center repertory theatre, for which Amram was the musical director.


May 23 7:00 - 10:00
David Amram: Music Built to Last
The Savoy Denver
2700 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80205
David Amram: classical composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist, jazz musician and author
Hugh Ragin: band leader and jazz trumpet
Yumi Hwang Williams: Colorado Symphony concertmaster, violin
Kolio Plachkov: Colorado Symphony associate principle Horn, french horn
Ellen Ferguson: solo flute with the Colorado Symphony
Laura Schulkind: flutist and musicologist
Tony Black: drums
Adam Amram: congas

Sunday, May 26th7:58 pm
Lower East Side Festival of the Arts
The Johnson Theater Free Concert
1st AVE between 9th and 10th Street, NYC

David Amram and Friends

JUNE - 2024

June 1st8:00 Symphony Space
2537 Broadway at 95th St., NYC 10025-6990
Stretto Piano Festival of Hannah Reimann
Featuring Amram's most popular classical chamber and jazz compositions with pianist Thomas Weaver, Saxophonist Ken Radnofsky, violist Consuelo Sherba, guitarist Jerome Harris, bassist Rene Hart, percussionist Adam Amram, narrator Adira Amram, plus some surprise guests.
The program includes The Wind and the Rain (1962); Sonata for Piano (1960), Greenwich Village Portraits (2014), Theme from Splendor in the Grass and much more!


June 14th
David Amram to be awarded the National Music Council's annual Eagle Award as the Ambassador of Classical, Jazz and global folk music, Music built to last and educational programs throughout the country.
(private event)

JULY - 2024

July 9th8:00
The Blue Door
4001 N.W. 63rd, Oklahoma City, OK
David Amram and Friends
Annual kick off concert for Woody Guthrie Folk festival


July 10 - 14
Okemah, OK
The Woody Guthrie Folk Festival is held annually in mid-July to commemorate the life & music of Woody Guthrie in Guthrie’s hometown of Okemah, Oklahoma.
Details TBA


September 1st2:00 - 3:00 Bradstock XXX
Camp Pa Qua Tuck, Center Moriches, NY

31st Annual Fund Raiser for kids on Long Island

David Amram, accompanied by Kevin Twigg, Rene Hart, Claudia Jacobs, and Adam Amram and surprise guests will perform 3:30 - 4:30 at the 30th Annual Bradstock, a 2 day Festival showcasing local performers & artisans.

OCTOBER - 2024

Ocotber 10th7:30 - 10:00
Carnegie Hall, Weil Hall
881 7th Ave., NYC
Free Concert!
New York Chamber Music Festival presents an evening of Amram's most popular classical chamber music compositions from 1957 through 2024 and a World Premier of Voyages for Violin, written for soloist Elmira Darvarova, founder of the New York Chamber Music Festival

The program includes…..
Three Lost Loves (2016)
Piano Sonata (1960)
Prologue and Scherzo for Solo Saxophone (2000)
Violin & Piano Sonata (1960)
The Wind and The Rain (1959)
Blues & Variations for Monk(1989)
Kerouac Readings from "On The Road" with music (1957)

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