New York Live Arts to Continue 'Sound Bar' Series with Marco Sartor and More, Beg. 3/10
New York Live Arts announces continued March programming for Sound Bar, a new program featuring live music curated by New York Live Arts in association with LE TRAIN BLEU, with happy hour drink specials at the Live Gallery Café from 6:00pm - 9:00pm each Monday in March.
The March Sound Bar's kick off on March 10 at 7:00pm with original music by solo guitar musician Marco Sartor. A recent graduate of the Yale School of Music, Sartor will present an evening of both classical and traditional solo guitar works.
Other artists performing in March will be Trio Azul (March 17), Aurora Artega (March 24) and Wily Fire (March 31). (Complete listing details below.)
The launch of Sound Bar gives up and coming music artists opportunities to work in the intimate setting of Live Arts' converted lobby; conversely, audiences will enjoy experiencing the acoustic music performances in an informal setting.
"Engaging artists is a vital daily presence here at New York Live Arts," noted Producing Director Michael Lonergan. "Launching Sound Bar is another way for us to continue our support of contemporary artists in the creation of new work while allowing them a platform for audience engagement. Our goal is to continue to expand our footprint of creativity by offering more opportunities for artists."
All Sound Bar evenings take place at the Live Gallery Café in New York Live Arts' ground floor lobby. The Live Gallery Café will serve happy hour drink specials and a menu of savory bites from 6:00 - 9:00pm on Sound Bar evenings. Admission is free; reservations are not required. Program and artists subject to change. New York Live Arts is located at 219 West 19th Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues) in New York City.
Sound Bar, spring 2014:
Mar 10 at 7:00pm
Mar 17 at 7:00pm
Mar 24 at 7:00pm
Mar 31 at 7:00pm
About Sound Bar: The newly launched Sound Bar is a Mondays-only happy hour lounge. New York Live Arts has teamed up with local musicians and artists to bring free performances to our lobby on West 19th Street in a casual lounge atmosphere. For its inaugural series, New York Live Arts has invited conductor Ransom Wilson and his ensemble LE TRAIN BLUE to develop evenings of acoustic music that vary from a rap cantata to an imaginative percussion quartet.