This groupmuse happened on Wednesday, May 17, at 7:00 PM EDT.

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.

May's #iHostHarlem 'Muse, featuring flower pots!
In-person Concert

May's #iHostHarlem 'Muse, featuring flower pots!

Harlem

Wed, May 17, 2017 7:00 PM, EDT

Capacity
25 spots total at this groupmuse
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
ADA access
Not accessible

We look forward to seeing you at the latest installment of the #iHostHarlem series of Groupmuses!

(Note that the address (when it is revealed) is on Morningside AVENUE, not Drive -- it's on the East side of Morningside Park!)

Program

Mosa Tsay Cello
Tony Guarino Percussion

Now that it's definitely the fifth month of the year, we MAY as well LEAF the winter frost and SPRING into Teddy's groupmuse!

This is the first of two groupmuses in which we will explore music inspired by our leafy friends.

First, we enter and stay for a while in the sonic environment curated by Johann Sebastian Bach, as he brings our ears BACH to a time when time was experienced in a cyclical way when farmers and townsfolk kept track of their days with liturgical calendars and the seasons. Then, in the second half, we'll explore when music enters the digital world.

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
....Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008
I. Prelude
II. Allemande
III. Courante
IV. Sarabande
V. Minuet I & II
[20 min]

Kaija Saariaho (1952-)
....Petals for solo cello (and possibly electronics) (1988)
[9 min]

Caroline Shaw (1982-)
....Boris Kerner for Cello and Flowerpots (2012)
[8 min]

John Cage (1912-1992)
....Child of Tree (1975)
*featuring amplified cactus and various plants. Tony will be playing the spines of the cactus, and the sounds will be picked up by a contact microphone.

Location

Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.

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Attendees

Jacob Scheff
Owen Davis
Cindy Hickox
Luis cisneros
Mary Davies
Sophie Berman
Dayana Azuaje
Drue Alleigh Thomas