"Island Sounds: A 500 Year Music Mash-up"

Photograph: Courtesy Snug Harbor
The keyboard on which RZA composed 36 Chambers
Snug Harbor Cultural Center , Staten Island Wednesday April 17 2013 12:00 - 17:00
The New York Dolls' David Johansen and Wu-Tang Clan's RZA are among the musicians who hail from Staten Island. Examine their legacy, as well as that of the borough's instrument makers and classic venues, through collectibles, instruments and other artifacts. The exhibit even stretches back to cover the Native American Lenape's songs and the folk music of New Amsterdam.
Venue name: Snug Harbor Cultural Center
Address: 1000 Richmond Terr
New York
Cross street: between Snug Harbor Rd and Tysen St
Opening hours: Tues–Sun 10am–5pm
Price: $5, seniors and students $4, members and children 12 and under free
Event phone: 718-448-2500