The Brooklyn Friends of Chamber Music perform six concerts a year, commission new work and try to promote classical music to young audiences.
This Freemason's temple now hosts public functions, including a recurring series of popular music concerts.
The Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Youth Chorus is acclaimed for its beauty of sound and collaborations with leading orchestras and artists of all genres.
Named for the German-born American conductor, the library's auditorium hosts a variety of events and has great acoustics for live performances.
Housed in a former munitions warehouse on the northern shore of Governors Island adjacent to the ferry dock, Building 110: LMCC's Arts Center provides space to artists in LMCC's Swing Space program for the development and presentation of new projects in the visual and performing arts. With 20 visual arts studios, two rehearsal studios and an exhibition space, all with stunning views of the Lower Manhattan skyline and New York Harbor, Building 110: LMCC's Arts Center offers a unique experience for artists and audiences.
This cafe, which bears the name of Neue Galerie co-founder Serge Sabarsky, draws its inspiration from the Viennese cafes that served as centers of intellectual and artistic life at the turn of the century. It is outfitted with period objects, including lighting fixtures by Josef Hoffmann, furniture by Adolf Loos and banquettes that are upholstered with a 1912 Otto Wagner fabric. A Yamaha S4 grand piano graces one corner of the cafe, and is used for all cabaret, chamber and classical music performances at the museum.
The Caribbean Cultural Center focuses on the cultural activities of African descendants in the Americas, celebrating their rich traditions in music, dance, art, literature and belief systems. The center hosts art exhibitions, gallery talks and conferences, film screenings and an annual outdoor festival based on African celebrations.
Mon & Wed: 11 am-7 pm Tues, Thurs: 12 pm-6 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pm The Castle Hill Branch of the New York Public Library, a modern spacious brick building located on Castle Hill Avenue near the corner of Bruckner Boulevard, was opened in July 1981. Fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs, the one story facility houses an adult, young adult and children's collection. A multi-use meeting room is available for community group meetings as well as library programs. For more information on the branch, click here.
The Cathedral of St. John the Divine is the largest Gothic-style cathedral in the world and the seat of the Episcopal Diocese of New York. On display throughout the cathedral is a remarkable collection of religious icons, tapestries and paintings from the 16th through 20th centuries.
The center is located next to the Harlem Meer. In addition to hosting programs of the Central Park Conservancy, the center also hosts programs and performances of other cultural groups.