Thursday, August 28, 2014

Brooklyn Nomads Thursday Night Sunset Performance At Roosevelt Island FDR Four Freedoms Park Tonight 6 PM - Ensemble Of Accomplished Arab, Turkish Classical And Jazz Musicians

According to the FDR Four Freedoms Park:

Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park comes alive with music Thursdays in August.

Performances are free and will take place rain or shine!

The Katchke Farm food station will be selling beer, wine and tastes from around the world from 4pm-7:30pm.

Sunset Performances are presented with generous support from City Councilman Ben Kallos.
Four Freedoms Park Tweets:

and reports about Brooklyn Nomads:
... The Brooklyn-based ensemble is a collective of accomplished Arab, Turkish, classical and jazz musicians that started their nomadic journey in the heart of New York City. Interpreting Middle Eastern folk music through cultural and musical backgrounds as diverse as Brooklyn itself, the Nomads put a contemporary spin on a traditional Arabic repertoire from Lebanon, Syria, Iraq and beyond. Brass and wind, string and vocals, tap and percussion-- Brooklyn Nomads create a transcendent mix of raw voices, rich instrumentation and innovative approach...
Here's Brooklyn Nomads performing.


OldRossie said...

In times of trouble leniency becomes crime

Ratso123 said...

Does anyone know if the child that was missing about 2:00 p.m. was found?

RooseveltIslander said...

Yes, PSD tells me she was found.

CuriousityKilledTheCat said...

He should absolutely get time for this. The criminal element on Roosevelt Island never has to face the music which is why the island is becoming less safe. They get more and more "ballsy" because there's no true repercussions.