Common Ground features artists seemingly different in discipline, practices, or cultural identity who explore global connections, celebrating distinctions that make cultures unique. The NEW series Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashups are curated by acclaimed trumpeter and composer Frank London (The Klezmatics) bringing together two amazing global music artists along with accompanists for an afternoon of music, conversation, and exploration. Post-show Q&A.
Newman Taylor Baker/WashboardXT is a jazz drummer and washboard player whose music has brought him to over 45 countries, and who proudly researches and celebrates his African-American Heritage.
Feifei Yang is a Chinese musician and singer specializing in Erhu and Banhu performance, who has performed at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, and more! This concert is accompanied by NYC-based pianist and composer, Zhihua Hu.
GLOBAL MUSIC | IN-PERSON | VIRTUAL
Admission: $15/$12 Members; Virtual: $7/$5 Members
This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.