ITS WINTER SHOW OF THE 2013-2014 SERIES
NYsoundCircuit 5.1: “Surrounding Sounds” – Multimedia Event on Saturday, January 25, 2014, 8-11 PM
at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in Benzaquen Hall in New York City
NYsoundCircuit – the multimedia salon series – celebrates its fifth season with fresh musical, visual, and spoken word acts while also highlighting staple artists of past seasons. ThingNY joins the fray by presenting theatrical chamber works by Paul Pinto and Erin Rogers as well as a newly created opera-in-progress, “This Takes Place Close By” about the prelude and aftermath of devastating storms. The powerhouse rockin’ pianist, AMIR KHOSROWPOUR offers his improvisational talents with a possible surprise guest. Spoken word performance artist POET GOLD presents her performance of “I M A Poet” along with her crew of vocalists. ROBERT DICK returns for the 3rd time in NYsoundCircuit history with a set of solo works, complemented by JESSICA MEYER’s own compositions for viola and electronics. Throughout the evening, seasoned NYsoundCircuit artist BILL MAZZA will capture the music, people, and architecture of the space in his continuing series, SPATIAL TENDENCIES.
NYsoundCircuit 5.1: “Surrounding Sounds” will take place on Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 8-11 PM at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music, located at 450 West 37th Street in New York. General admission is $15 or $25 for admission with open bar; credit cards are accepted. The DiMenna Center is located in Midtown West Manhattan on 37th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues. Take the A, C, E trains either to 42nd Street Port Authority or to 34th Street Penn Station.
Co-curated by Gilbert Galindo and Ryan MacGavin, NYsoundCircuit is a multimedia salon series showcasing various arts disciplines and bringing their audiences together in an engaging environment for a full evening of works by contemporary artists. NYsoundCircuit brings you a continuous musical and visual experience of alternating live instrumentalists, singers, electronic music artists, visual artists, and more that are propulsive, engaging, and experimental. By providing a relaxed and sonically charged atmosphere, NYsoundCircuit gives you the new and daring on your own terms for a completely unfiltered experience.