Dan Furman    Jazz Piano, Composer

News:  (updated 5/21/19)

Sign in the Six O'Clock Sky finished its run at Theater for the New City on March 31st.  It was a great experience working with the talented director Shela Xoregos, writer Arnold Schulman and the whole crew responsible for the show.  A CD is in the works.

"Impossible But True" Podcast Recording nearing completion!

     Stay tuned!--soon you will be able to listen to the whole show in an online podcast, with interviews by the writer (me!) and actors who have participated (some for 10 years or more) in its development.

Upcoming Gigs:     


    --Friday, May 24,  2 songs from "Sign in the Six O'Clock Sky"

              Dan will accompany 2 quick scenes with songs from this play by Arnold Schulman that premiered in March at     

                    Theater for the New City.  Music and Lyrics by Dan Furman.  Vocals by Michael Green and Robert Homeyer, with          

                    Beth Conley.   Direction and Choreography, Shela Xoregos.

                   155 First Avenue (@ 10th Street, Manhattan).  11:30pm in Johnson Theater.  FREE!

    --Saturday, June 8, with Deb Allee, 2pm at Laurie Beechman Theater.

             "Hey Old Friends" Deb Allee presents songs by Edward Kleeban and Richard Maltby

                   407 W 42nd St, New York, NY.  Cover TBA.

     --Saturday, June 8, with Carol Sue Gershman, 8-11 at Parnell's

                    350 E 53rd St, #1     

     --Sunday, June 23, at Jazz Vespers, 5pm-5:40 at Church of Heavenly Rest

                    1085 5th Avenue, New York, NY (@90th St, across from Central Park)

                    Jazz Vespers at Church of Heavenly Rest will continue weekly through the end of July.  No charge, informal (shorts


     --Saturday, June 29, Dan Furman Trio @ Cleopatra's Needle, 8pm-12

                    2485 Broadway (@ 92nd St, near 1,2,3 Station)  No cover charge.

Dan Furman Duo/Trio will be appearing this year at  Cleopatra's Needle:

     Sat June 29 8-12     (Trio)

     Fri August 23 8-12   (Duo)

     Thurs, Oct 24, 7-11  (Duo)

     Sat, Dec 7, 8-12      (Trio)

     Fri, Jan 17, 8-12      (Duo) [2020]

Stop by if you're free--this has been my main jazz piano gig for the last 10 years or so.  We experiment with new arrangements of standards and play some of my originals.  Singers often stop by to join us for a song or two.