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Lila Downs – April 15, 2010

Lila Downs       –       Casita Maria, Bronx   –    April 15, 2010 Deep in the South Bronx, English is the second language.  Casita Maria shares its building with the Urban Assembly Bronx Studio School  (what ever happened to “PS” plus a number?); … Continue reading

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Mingus Orchestra – February 13, 2010

Mingus Orchestra –  St. Bartholomew’s Church  –  February 13, 2010 Better Get Hit in Your Soul, a freebie by the orchestra in church!   Who are we to argue?  A program of Mingus compositions with various musical configurations and arrangers.  Gunther … Continue reading

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Pete Seeger – October 10, 2009

Pete Seeger  –  Vassar College  –  October 10, 2009 Now here is a true giant of a legend, so no way I’m passing up this chance.  Outdoors in front of the Vassar College chapel on a sunny but brisk afternoon.  … Continue reading

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Chris Washburne & SYOTOS – June 20, 2009

Chris Washburne & SYOTOS Band  –  Langston Hughes Library  –  June 20, 2009 Motivation is high to get me to Queens, although at least this wasn’t farthest-outer Queens.  It was part of the Weill Music Institute (of Carnegie Hall) Neighborhood … Continue reading

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