SOAF2018: Come Down Angels - Fri. 11/16 @8pm
Multicultural Sonic Evolution presents
SOUNDS OF ARTS FESTIVAL 2018
Music x Dance x Theatre x New Collaborations!
A Week-long Festival with 6 Different Programs!
at The Secret Theatre
4402 23rd Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Trains: E, M to Court Square - 23rd St. Station
Trains: N, W to Queensboro Plaza Station
Train: 7 to Court Sq. Station (only 3 stops from the Grand Central Station!)
Train: G to Court Sq. Station
<SOAF2018 Program B> Fri. 11/16 @8pm
"Come Down, Angels"
Song and Folk music by women, past and present. Composers include Florence Price, Rebecca Clarke, and Joni Mitchell with appearances by Noelle McMurtry, Caroline Miller, Elizabeth Smith and Mariel Mayz.
The Pleiades Project, founded by Caroline Miller and Elizabeth Smith, creates new performance opportunities for female artists who wish to express the strength, unique vision, and individuality of their art.
TICKETS: General Admission $15 advance / $20 at the door
Seniors & Students with ID $12 advance / $14 at the door
For more info, please visit http://musefriends.org
MuSE Sounds of Arts Festival 2018 Full Calendar
Program A - Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 @8pm
The Koto and Edensong
Kento Iwasaki, a genre-defying, eclectic koto player presents his collaborations with dance and calligraphy alongside his music with loop pedal and trap & dance beats. He will be joined by a masked Noh theatre dancer, Toshinori Hamada in Variations on Farewell, the calligrapher Taisan Tanaka in a live painting scene, the drummer Rintaro Mikami in koto & drum tunes. This will be a night to remember!
Program B - Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 @8pm
Come Down Angels
Song and folk music by women, past and present. Composers include Florence Price, Rebecca Clarke, and Joni Mitchell. Performance by The Pleiades Project
Program C - Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 @7pm
New Music Collection 2018
Featuring performances by Iktus Percussion (with guitarist/composer Luke Schwartz and Videographer Gabriel Noguez), Face The Music, and Special Music School Percussion Ensemble.
Program D - Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 @6pm
Bringing together top classical musicians to offer refreshing renditions of pop music. Artists: Ken Kubota, cello; Mitch Lyon, cello; Brandon Ilaw, percussion; Ji Weon Ryu, flute; Sumire Hirotsuru, violin
Program E - Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 @8pm
Negative x Negative = Positive
Arias, World Premieres, and Dance
Performance by Musikapiphany, Alicia Lieu, conductor
Elisa Talvitie, guest conductor;
Featured Artists: Stephen Velasquez, Caroline Miller, Kate Wiswell, Estíbaliz Martínez-Chiapa, and Louis M. Gaudio; singers, Lia-Shea Tillett, dancer
Works by Alicia Lieu, Yui Kitamura, Richard Strauss, Georges Bizet, W.A. Mozart, Johannes Brahms, and more
Program F - Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 @8pm
'The Planetarium' and 'Elements Of' Workshop Concert
A presentation of new choreography with live music to upcoming productions created and performed by Artists By Any Other Name.
Choreographers: Abby Marchessault, Traci Finch, Whitney Janis, and Julia Bengtsson
Dancers: Nadia Khayrallah, Julia Bengtsson, Irene Paci, Abby Marchessault, Traci Finch, and Whitney Janis
Musicians: Pedro Vizzarro Vallejos, Audrey Lo, Aimée Niemann, Naomi Florin, Rose Kow Xiu Yi, and Thea Mesirow
Works by: Jennifer Higdon, Paul Hindemith, Joseph Haydn, Seth Boustead, and Caroline Shaw
The Secret Theatre (View)
44-02 23rd St.
Long Island City, NY 11101
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|