This groupmuse happened on Saturday, April 27, at 6:30 PM EDT.

This is a Groupmuse Picnic Concert

A live in-person performance in a backyard or another outdoor space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.

Guitarist on the Roof: Latin Music in East Village
Picnic Concert

Guitarist on the Roof: Latin Music in East Village

East Village

Sat, April 27, 2019 6:30 PM, EDT

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

Welcome, everyone!
You're all invited to attend a solo Latin guitar concert on my rooftop terrace in East Village. There is plenty of open seating with spectacular skyline views of Manhattan and Brooklyn. Check out the video below for a preview of the space. The program will feature classical, flamenco, samba, and tango guitar music. Feel free to bring your own beverages, and a cushion or something to sit on. The suggested donation is $10 per person, and 100% of the proceeds go to the featured artist. I hope to see you there!

Program:
Prelude No. 1 - Heitor Villa-Lobos
Choro No. 1 - Villa-Lobos
Andreina - Antonio Lauro
Virgilio - Lauro
Lagrima - Francisco Tarrega
Adelita - Tarrega
Spanish Romance - Anonymous
Spanish Dance No. 5 - Enrique Granados
Sons de Carrilhoes - Joao Pernambuco
Besame Mucho - Andrea Bocelli
Manha de Carnaval - Luis Bonfa
Tango Fumar - Tye Austin

Artist bio:
Hailed by NBC News for his ability to, "...play the guitar like it was invented only to be in his hands," native Oregonian, Tye Austin (age 29) is an international award-winning classical guitarist and composer currently based in New York City. He has performed solo at Carnegie Hall, London's Royal Albert Hall, Rockwood Music Hall, The Bitter End, and many other prestigious music venues. In 2017, he performed solo for over 300 world leaders at the United Nations Headquarters. He also performed chamber music with the NY Virtuosi string quartet at the US French Embassy during the same year. Tye received his Master of Music Degree from the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, where he studied under Eliot Fisk. He also studied classical guitar with Grammy-winner, Sharon Isbin at the Juilliard School in Manhattan, and he studied flamenco guitar with David Martinez at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Granada, Spain. Tye's preparing to relocate to Shanghai, China in May, 2019 for a performance artist residency. In addition to regular performances at Asian concert halls, jazz clubs, and national landmarks, he will also be the musical director and professor of guitar studies at the iSchool of Music-Shanghai. Tye is proudly sponsored by Savage Classical Guitar and D'Addario Strings. You can sample Tye's music and find more information about him at www.tyeaustin.com

Check out this preview video shot on the rooftop
https://youtu.be/FVJ50gnQ4nQ

Program

Latin Guitar Program:
Prelude No. 1 - Heitor Villa-Lobos
Choro No. 1 - Villa-Lobos
Andreina - Antonio Lauro
Virgilio - Lauro
Lagrima - Francisco Tarrega
Adelita - Tarrega
Spanish Romance - Anonymous
Spanish Dance No. 5 - Enrique Granados
Sons de Carrilhoes - Joao Pernambuco
Besame Mucho - Andrea Bocelli
Manha de Carnaval - Luis Bonfa
Tango Fumar - Tye Austin

Location

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Attendees

Chaitali Joshi
Mathilde Renaudie
Eva Kerner
Amir Weinberg
Aseema Mohanty
Nate Miller
Susannah storr
Ahmed Abdalla
Amy Winarsky
Sohee Hwang
Patrick Verhheyden
Zhuo Wang
Jess
Genna Weiss
Sung Jin
Ivan Bobik
Katherine Martinez
Vanesa Lauradin
Alyssa Bree
David Kneynsberg
Alon Honig
Yue Liu