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.Four Freedoms Park Tweets:
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.
Start Labor Day weekend with the #BrooklynNomads at 6pm. #Park #RooseveltIsland #LiveMusic http://t.co/jx57KylSos pic.twitter.com/69CevdytZRand reports about Brooklyn Nomads:
— Four Freedoms Park (@4FreedomsPark) August 28, 2014
... 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.