Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia St., West Village, Manhattan
Hosted by Brooklyn-based musician Arun Ramamurthy, this concert presents several highly regarded local Indian Classical musicians accompanying the world- renowned vocal innovator, Falu. Two sets, the first starting at 9pm, the second beginning at 10pm and ending at 11pm. Doors open at 8:30pm. Arrive early to ensure seating. The café charges a $10 minimum towards food/drink. This program is part of the Carnatic Sundays, an innovative music series residing at Cornelia Street Café.
*Presented with support from the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation
Brooklyn Arts Council’s The Sweetest Song Festival (TSS), is a month long focus on Brooklyn’s traditional singers and song styles. From April 26 through May 27, The Sweetest Song will present 12 concerts and 8 singing master classes at various Brooklyn venues. The programs will explore a range of singing traditions as practiced and performed in Brooklyn’s immigrant and diaspora communities and engage New Yorkers in a creative, cross-cultural exchange with some of the finest traditional singers living in Brooklyn.Read More