Most musicians can only imagine the hardships experienced by their New York counterparts. In addition to the struggling to get gigs every day, there’s also dealing with a residence: the on-site parking, the tennis courts, the indoor swimming pool, the health club dues.
Tennis courts? Indoor pool? Health club? Yes, for a lucky group residing at an unusual midtown Manhattan apartment complex, those amenities are available, albeit at an extra cost. Welcome to Manhattan Plaza, a dual-towered apartment building a stone’s throw from Birdland and Iridium, as well as a short subway ride from most Greenwich Village jazz clubs.