Make Music New York Straus Park Concert

Now in its tenth year, Make Music New York, “the largest music event ever to grace Gotham” (Metro New York), is a unique festival of 1,000+ free concerts in public spaces throughout the five boroughs of New York City, all on June 21st, the first day of summer. MMNY takes place simultaneously with similar festivities in more than 700 cities around the world – a global celebration of music making.

From 7 to 8pm, noted recorder performer and conductor, Deborah Booth, will lead a recorder playing session at Straus Park  as part of the Make Music NY Festival this June 21, 2016

All recorder players (non-beginners) are welcome. 
Performers may bring all sizes of recorders (sopranino through contrabass) 
or they may concentrate on one instrument if they wish. 
The repertoire will include a selection of pieces from the 
Renaissance, Baroque, and contemporary eras.

For more information, you may visit the Make Music NY webpage here or call Make Music NY at 917-779-9709

WHEN
June 21, 2016 at 7pm - 8pm
WHERE
Straus Park
New York, NY
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Make Music NY · 917-779-9709

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