This groupmuse happened on Saturday, November 19, at 7:30 PM EST.

This is an in-person Groupmuse Concert

A live in-person performance in a living room or private space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.

JP's Rhythm & Muse - 1st JP Community Circle Groupmuse (all welcome)
In-person Concert

JP's Rhythm & Muse - 1st JP Community Circle Groupmuse (all welcome)

Pondside, JP

Sat, November 19, 2016 7:30 PM, EST

100 spots total at this groupmuse
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
Age limit
All guests must be 21
Cats live here

Welcome to the first meeting of JP Rhythm & Muse, the Groupmuse community circle in Jamaica Plain, hosted by the infamous Curry House! To delight your ears we're hosting an evening of early English music by Hume, Purcell, and Dowland on historical instruments with Emily Thorner (early voice), Ben Swartz (viola da gamba), and Steven Long (harmonium). Shape-note singing and/or string quartet sightreading party to follow (bring your fiddle).

Easy access from the 39 bus (stop: Perkins St) or the Orange line (stop: Stony Brook). Free street parking abounds.

BYOB - consumption warmly encouraged. "Good wine is a good familiar creature, if it be well used" (Othello 2.3)


Ben Swartz Cello, Baroque Cello, And Erhu

with Steven Long, harmonium!


Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.


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Melissa whitaker, over 5 years ago

What a great time! Happy birthday Ben, and thanks for the amazing concert!

Kadeem Jamal Gilbert, over 5 years ago

Excellent music and a great atmosphere! I greatly enjoyed my first Groupmuse!


Chris Merriam
Karen Morris
Barbara Dworetzky
Melissa whitaker
Kadeem Jamal Gilbert
Emily Hale
Stephen Colby
Lori Shapiro
Marnen Laibow-Koser
Peter C DeCotis
Viki Bok
Pravin Kot