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New Year’s Eve Weekend in NYC: a guide to shows, parties & more ways to ring in 2018

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A guide to the many, many mostly musical happenings around NYC during this New Year’s Eve weekend.

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Brooklyn Youth Chorus prep debut LP produced by Bryce Dessner (National) & Richard Reed Parry (Arcade Fire)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The LP features works by Dessner, Parry, Jherek Bischoff, Tim Hecker, Nico Muhly and more.

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Powerful, Provocative and Playful Performances at the Opening of the New St. Ann’s Warehouse

Source: New York Music Daily

If you could perform a Yoko Ono world premiere with the Kronos Quartet and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus, wouldn’t you jump at the opportunity? That’s what the audience at the grand opening of the new St. Ann’s Warehouse in Dumbo did Saturday night…literally. It was a playful Pauline Oliveros-style improv: everybody got to be rain, and snow, and a momentary thunderstorm. It wasn’t on the bill: from the looks of it, those of us who knew about it beforehand kept that information to ourselves.

The rest of the program embraced the cutting-edge, the profound and the warmly familliar. ...

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Powerful, Provocative and Playful Performances at the Opening of the New St. Ann’s Warehouse

Source: New York Music Daily

If you could perform a Yoko Ono world premiere with the Kronos Quartet and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus, wouldn’t you jump at the opportunity? That’s what the audience at the grand opening of the new St. Ann’s Warehouse in Dumbo did Saturday night…literally. It was a playful Pauline Oliveros-style improv: everybody got to be rain, and snow, and a momentary thunderstorm. It wasn’t on the bill: from the looks of it, those of us who knew about it beforehand kept that information to ourselves.

The rest of the program embraced the cutting-edge, the profound and the warmly familliar. ...

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