This groupmuse happened on Friday, April 21, at 7:00 PM EDT.

This is an Indoor Groupmuse.

A live, in-person performance in a host's living room or another intimate venue.

A Massive Listening Experiment
Indoor Concert

A Massive Listening Experiment

Red Hook

Fri, April 21, 2017 7:00 PM, EDT

Drinking policy
Drinks for sale at this groupmuse

Note: This is not the typical massivemuse - this classical music immersion gives the audience opportunities to engage with the music and musicians throughout the evening ... so expect something a little different.

Groupmuse and Pioneer Works have teamed up with Shattered Glass and the Choreographies for Survival working group to create a social choreography for the musicians and audience alike. The goal of this event is to engage the senses in deep modes of observation, using classical music as the medium for expanding, heightening, and investigating one’s perceptive capacities and for improving one’s skill of listening.

When we listen closely to classical music, when we give it all of our attention and focus, something special happens - the music can move us, and in doing so, it changes us. We feel something for the first time, we create a new association, we build a new pathway in the mind. We experience something beautiful. But do you know how to listen closely to music? Have you ever tried experimenting with different modes of listening, to see how it effects what you're listening to? This is what we're going to find out on April 21st, for an extremely unique massivemuse at the iconic Pioneer Works.

Each person that attends will be given instructions for how to practice different modes of listening, and will have the opportunity to embody each mode of listening however one chooses; this means that there will likely be mass movement during the performance.

Doors are at 7:00 PM, with the event starting promptly at 7:30 PM. Beer and wine will be available by donation, and we'll have the chance to debrief the experience and hang out by the fire after it ends (around 9-9:30 PM).

This will be an interesting experience to say the least, and we can't wait to share it with you! Learn more about everyone involved in making this happen:

Pioneer Works: https://pioneerworks.org/
Shattered Glass: A pioneering and democratically-governed conductorless string ensemble. (http://shattered-glass.org/)
Choreographies for Survival: A project of School of Apocalypse, which explore the connections between creative practice and survival. (www.schoolofapocalypse.org)

Program

Shattered Glass String Ensemble

A. Webern- Langsamer Satz
C. Shaw- Entr’acte
A. Socolofsky- Hush
-intermission-
A. Dvorak- Serenade for Strings

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Groupmuse, over 4 years ago

Hello everyone! We are very excited for tonight, and hope you're feeling the same way. Here are a couple of important details for this evening that we wanted to share:

Doors - 7:00 PM
Performance starts - 7:40 PM

There seems to be significant delays with the trains, so please do what you can to arrive here on time. We want everyone to receive the instructions that will precede the performance.

Additionally, please bring as little with you as possible. We will be asking everyone to check their coats and bags, and take their shoes off to leave in a designated area.

Thanks and see you all shortly!

- Groupmuse


Host

Groupmuse Superhost

Attendees

Sarah McCollum
Dmitriy Ioselevich
Stephen Chen
Ellen Tsay
Dalton Gray
Robert Castellano
Aviva kleinman
Susanna
Sandrine Provoost
Jordan Fletcher
Chris Anderson
Leon Lazaroff
Gabriela Peña
Edward Feder
Anna J Lee
Shanker Satyanath
Amelia Greene
Zach Hochkeppel
Kate Brassel
Linda tijerina
Yoni Slotwiner
Marcin Wolynski
Erica Dorn
Bienvenido Rodriguez
Jamie Moy
Alexa Clay
Colleen Gibson
Gabriel Muniz
Cyrena Lee
Silvio Panettieri
Sravanti Tekumalla
Ana Ortin Peralta
Laralyn Mowers
Sean Fowler
Mary Riley
Adam Winski
Maria Aspen
Omer Sedes
Matthew Kirsch
Louise Liu
Steve Blomgren
Fernanda Dobal
Eli O'Donnell
Francesco piattelli palmarini
Eric Fischbein
Eva Vasilova
Michelle
LeeAnna Jackson
Ken Hirsh
Samina Rind
Paula Harper
Sharone Bunim
Talli Jackson
Alan Thompson
Frank Rodriguez
Jeremy L.
Irina
Connor Martin
Mike Mense
Jonathan Tupas
Kimberly Loh
Monica Marino
Kelly Elivo
Rachel Banks
Nellie Kurtzman
Olga Ryabaya
Christopher Robertson
Pam Widener
Elise Pereira
Michal Jalowski
Art Chang
Noam Osband
Mark Thornby
John Hergenroeder
Agnes Pniewski
Jon R
Gary Glazner
Naoko Kimura
Evan Cannon
Gernot Pichler
Bridget Riley
Michelle Tai
Jill Maglio
Alexandra MacKenzie
Jared Bezzant
Kia Jeffrey
Ilona Balagula
Ana Paula Cordeiro
Arrigo Tempora
Joseph Goddu
Johnny Falla
Aditya Salgame
Matt S
Selina Ang
Julie Arora
Sophie Berman
Elli Hanson
Natalia marmolejo
Marija Nikolovski
Iris Rowlee
Han Cao
Freia Lobo
Joshua Nelson
Sara Palmer
Katie Straub
Lauren Wagner
Lili Birnbaum
Rufina Lee
Igor Balagula
Alexis Burson
Samantha Brill
Carly Ferguson
Chiara Passerini
Rachel Ropeik
Isabelle Leventhal
Malu Rodriguez
Sarah Willis
Jorie Feldman
Alvaro Atienza
Cassandra Jimenez
Aditi Hemant Bhandari
Benjamin michaelis
Richard Haas
Ruta Zemcugovaite
Riddhi Sandil
Aaron Prat
Bonnie Tincknell
Katie Urban
Claire Masters
Mariya Goldfarb
Jennifer daly
Dina Rybak
Eric Michels
Irina Savinetskaya
Cornelis brinkman
Alexandra Villalobos
Kayoko Imori
Eliza Soros
Jayne Riew
Nur Turan
Adrienne
Ali Rizvi
Jabulile Ndweni
Robert Grande
Sandra Berdick
L D
Kim Willis
Michael Bird
Alison Brown
Demitra konstantinidis
Renee Hu
Tom Callard
Zihan Xu
Parker Krasney
Laurie Bassi
Lester Tour
Janet Baum
Diana Stevens
Ying Quan Tan
Julia Manwelyan
Mary Mettias
Daniel Rubin
Harrison Miller
Kevin Huie
David Klein
Judi Huck
Gavin Kenny
Risha Lee
Rachel Soszynski
Donna Lee
JoAnne Ling
Jessica Behr
Mary Rinaldi
Alyson Greenfield
Andrew Chee
Evelyn Maturana
Eri Iwasaki
Lauren Eskelin
Lazaros Theodorakopoulos
Davide Berretta
Brenna Merola
John Michael Colon
Julia McMillan
Alyson Strike
Isidoro Michan Guindi
Frances Simpson-Allen
Alex Seife
Sylvia Guirand
EF
KM
Benno Canner
Graham Cavanagh
Idan sasson