Lagond Music School presents a evening a mix of upbeat rhythms of funk, rock and roll and blues to honor and to remember Miles Applebaum featuring Brooklyn Sugar Company hosted by Rich Nesin. The monies raised will provide high school need based music scholarship(s) for aspiring musicians to study at Lagond Music School where Miles learned to play guitar and pursue his passion in musical performance. Ticket price: Pay whatever you can afford at http://lagondmusic.org/donate. This event will be streamed on YouTube. You will recieve a confirmation email day of show with link for viewing.
Please join us for the virtual premiere of Annika Socolofsky’s mesmerizing new work, “to sing of sins,” Copland House’s second HARVEST Commission, recognizing outstanding young artists from its acclaimed CULTIVATE emerging composers institute. The meditative piece features the Music from Copland House ensemble embroidering, responding to, or in dialogue with electronic samples of the composer’s own fiddle and accordion playing famed, and more prominently the Irish singer Iarla Ó Lionáird, who intones words from the old spiritual poem, “Lament your own sins.” This free virtual program includes a brief introductory conversation with the composer and singer, as well as a live post-performance Q&A with viewers. Register to watch for free