Get us in your inbox

Search

Rite of Summer Music Festival

  • Music, Classical and opera
Rite of Summer
Photograph: Courtesy Reilly Graham
Advertising

Time Out says

Head out to Governors Island on Saturday for the Rite of Summer Music Festival with two free concerts at 1pm and 3pm featuring Alarm Will Sound (a 20-member band committed to innovative performances and recordings of today’s music) performing the NYC premiere of John Luther Adams’ "Ten Thousand Birds." The festival aims to present the highest quality live performances, and to bring free contemporary classical music to as many people as possible in a relaxed, fun, outdoor setting. "Ten Thousand Birds" is based on the songs of birds that are native to, or migrate through the American northeast and midwest. The NYC Audubon Society will host a 2pm birdwalk around Governors Island to enhance the experience further.

Details

Event website:
riteofsummer.com
Address:
Price:
free
Advertising
You may also like
You may also like

The best things in life are free.

Get our free newsletter – it’s great.

Loading animation
Déjà vu! We already have this email. Try another?

🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!