Bryant Park celebrates the NYC Accordion community with a special two-part evening featuring an accordion "open mic," led by the Brooklyn Accordion Club and an informal gathering of accordionists to play a 20-minute piece together.
PART I at 7pm | The Brooklyn Accordion Club holds their monthly Accordion Open Mic in the park for the first time. Accordionists sign up in advance to play 1 - 2 short songs. Spots are limited so sign up early!
PART II at 8pm | Accordionist Melissa Elledge leads all accordionists in a simple, easy-to-learn, 30 minute piece, Terry Riley's "In C." Please bring a music stand and sheet music. The music is available in the following link: http://aleatoric.backporchrevolution.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/inc_score.gif
All accordionists, of all levels, are welcome! RSVP