The Firehouse Space

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Last Update: 01/24/14 04:32:18 PM
Address: 246 Frost St
Brooklyn, NY    11211

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Party and Play: A Modern Music Chamber Reading Party  | Open: 02/15/14 Close: 02/15/14
Firehouse Space in Williamsburg: Sat. February 15th, 2014

Musicians seek audience and artists! Drink, listen, play and expect the unexpected... >>Party and Play: NYC's most daring contemporary musicians reading modern music at first sight!

Co-curated by the avant-stalwart violin duo STRING NOISE (Pauline Kim Harris and Conrad Harris) and composer John Glover, PARTY AND PLAY is new kind of concert platform combining the casual comfort of a house party with the highest standards in artistry and performance. Part curated concert and part free-for-all, musicians and composers are invited to sign up for the house band or propose works for the curated concert, or just show up the night of with a score or instrument in hand for reduced admission. Audiences are invited in to witness the unexpected as we give first readings or second hearings to new chamber works. Everything from the avant-garde and experimental to singer/songwriters are welcome.

Three craft Spanish Beers from Iberian Beer United will be on tap all night long and drinks are free with admission. Doors open at 6pm and the party lasts until midnight (detailed schedule of events below). We'll round out the night with a group reading of Philip Glass's 'Music in Fifths'.

DEADLINE for submission of pieces for curated hour and sign-up for house band is midnight Monday January 27th, 2014
(acoustic, electronics, video, instrumentalists, singers, dancers all welcome)
House band and line up will be announced on Monday, February 3, 2014.

Saturday, February 15, 2014 (7:30pm until 12 midnight)
Firehouse Space: 246 Frost Street / Brooklyn, NY 11211
Evening's events:
7:30pm party doors open, 8pm to 11pm curated and free for-all readings
$10 advanced, or at the door if you have your instrument or a score in hand for the free-for-all
$20 general audience advance
$25 General audience at the door

Any additional questions or for interviews with John Glover or Pauline Kim Harris regarding PARTY AND PLAY email:
Drink, listen, play and expect the unexpected >>Party and Play: