Wednesday, October 03, 2012
The New Sounds Live fall concert series kicks off this October with three nights of free live shows at the World Financial Center Winter Garden, celebrating the WNYC music program Soundcheck, as it launches into its second decade. The shows themselves are a wide sampling of music, featuring Afrobeat party band Antibalas with indie-punk legend Ted Leo performing the music of Hugh Masekela (October 23), pianist/composer Vijay Iyer with electro-chamber band Victoire (October 24), and The Brooklyn Philharmonic with with Pan Sonatas Steel Orchestra & special guests (October 25.) John Schaefer, host of Soundcheck and New Sounds, will emcee the shows.
All performances will be taped for later broadcast on WNYC, and streamed live at Q2 Music.
EVERY NIGHT IN THE CONCERT SERIES IS FREE! Shows start at 8PM.
World Financial Center Winter Garden
Antibalas / Ted Leo performs Hugh Masekela - Tuesday, October 23rd at 8PM
Vijay Iyer / Victoire - Wednesday, October 24th at 8PM
Brooklyn Philharmonic - Thursday, October 25th at 8PM
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