Venue Details

155 Star Starred
The Iridium
at 51st Street 1650 Broadway New York City, NY 10019
212-582-2121
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95 events
64 reviews
10 stars
Fairly extensive moderately priced menu. Exceptional wine list with several after dinner wines available by the glass.
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Tamio888
3 events
2 reviews
2 stars
The 1 train stops at 50th Street, and you're right around the corner.
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Terese Genecco & Her Little Big Band
20 ratings
4.6 average rating
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Sally
21 events
8 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 23 2010

Excellent show! Terese has a wonderful voice and endless enthusiasm and love for the music she performed. Her band is outstanding as well. We thoroughly enjoyed the show (and the venue) and will definitely return to see her perform again.

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47 events
21 reviews
12 stars
attended Feb 23 2010

Ok it is a Jazz bar but the music is something between evergreen melodies, cabaret, a bit of swing, etc... very much on the rhytmic side (not sure if this is to be considerd jazz-y), even though the differnt instruments sometimes do solos on their...continued

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32 events
3 reviews
41 stars
attended Jun 29 2010

The Iridium is a well-established jazz venue - intimate atmosphere, good sound. They offer a moderately priced food and drink menu and service is unobtrusive - as it should be when the music is the star. Therese Genecco and her Little Big Band...continued

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“If you don’t know who Terese Genecco is, you should! It’s a gloomy world out there but with Terese Genecco & Her Little Big Band in the house, it’s a whole lot brighter!" —San Francisco Examiner
‘There were no ’mice’ in the Rat Pack – it was strictly an all-boy’s club. But if Frank, Dean and Sammy ever returned from the Great Casino in the Sky, the first youngish female singer that I’d recommend to join their clan is this high-voltage entertainer. Ms. Genecco is deeply rooted in the early 1960s, the colorful last gasp of the era of swingin’ lovers, and, as such, draws equally from Louis Prima and Sammy Davis on one hand and Ray Charles and Elvis on the other." —Wall Street Journal