Wednesday, March 19
Doors 6pm; Performances 6:30pm FREE
The quarterly presentation by the young people in UPCA’s community arts programs, including the Harmony Program string orchestra, UPCA Circus Arts Troupe, UPCA Youth Drum Ensemble, and WHIN Music Project youth orchestra. (Watch the WHIN Music Project and Drum Ensemble reinvent Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy.”)
The evening’s finale will be a live to projection performance by the WHIN Music Project to “NYC, Uptown Life and Views,” a video created by Northern Manhattan artist Emmanuel “Dj Boy” Abreu. The video depicts the beauty and majesty of the Northern Manhattan community and was edited to complement the music, “Palladio” composed by Karl Jenkins.
For more info: Young People Perform! – Spring 2014.
Support DJ Boy’s Indiegogo campaign here: http://indiegogo.com/projects/a-visual-trip-to-mexico-by-emmanuel-dj-boy-abreu