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Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top virtual events include Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard Playdates, PUBLIC IMAGES, Sunday Connections with Krakauer & Tagg and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYC_ARTS on Instagram or @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.






    Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard Playdates

    Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard Playdates

    Kaufman Music Center

    Manhattan

    Sun, Apr 26, 2020 - Sun, Jun 28, 2020

     Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard launches a brand-new series: Bach Yard Playdates. Playdates introduces musical concepts, instruments and the experience of concert-going to a global audience of children and their families, in weekly 5 to 10-minute episodes. Kaufman Music Center presents Bach Yard Playdates, and it will appear on their website and social media channels at 11:00 am EDT each Sunday through June 28.The internationally renowned concert pianist and mother of twin boys, Orli Shaham launched Bach Yard (formerly called Baby ...

    Sunday Connections with Krakauer & Tagg

    Sunday Connections with Krakauer & Tagg

    Table Pounding Music

    Manhattan

    Sun, Mar 29, 2020 - Sun, Jun 28, 2020

    Fostering human connection through innovative cross-cultural collaboration is what David Krakauer and Kathleen Tagg do best. Even now that the lockdown has forced them to suspend their live tour, the Grammy-nominated clarinetist and composer-arranger-pianist-producer stay true to their mission with a new streaming series, "Sunday Connections with Krakauer & Tagg." Produced and hosted by the artists themselves, the weekly show streams live from their Facebook and YouTube channels on Sundays at 11am EDT, with a live comment thread. Each episode features a special guest ...

    PUBLIC IMAGES

    PUBLIC IMAGES

    Carriage Trade Gallery

    Manhattan

    Sat, Apr 18, 2020 - Wed, Jun 24, 2020

    When faced with absence we resort to memory. The experience of the present, which normally includes making plans for the future, is currently on hold. The public realm, already hard to define, has become ethereal, as evidenced by our vacated streets. The very density and hyper-interactivity of cities have become threats, the affirmation of congregation and assembly is withdrawn in favor of public health.Focusing on images related to public life, and as we speculate on ...

    Virtual Salon Series & New Songs Now

    Virtual Salon Series & New Songs Now

    Rattlestick Playwrights Theater

    Manhattan

    Tue, Apr 07, 2020 - Tue, Jun 30, 2020

    Rattlestick Playwrights Theater is proud to announce a series of free weekly online programs designed to connect audiences with new ideas and artistic expressions. On Tuesdays, the "Virtual Salon Series" explores the coronavirus pandemic through in-depth conversations between an artist and a leading expert. Online reservations are required. Please visit rattlestick.org for more information."New Songs Now" is an unplugged concert series that gives inventive songwriters the opportunity to test out new material in a low-key, fun ...

    One Third of a Nation

    One Third of a Nation

    Howard Greenberg Gallery

    Manhattan

    Thu, Apr 09, 2020 - Fri, May 15, 2020

    "One Third of a Nation: The Photographs of the Farm Security Administration," with iconic photographs from 1935-1946, will be on view in Howard Greenberg Gallery’s online viewing room from April 9 through May 15, 2020. Depicting challenges impoverished Americans were enduring at the time, with photographs by Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, and Gordon Parks, among others, the exhibition demonstrates the extraordinary power of photography to define an era and inspire social change. Although the exhibition ...

Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard Playdates

129 West 67th Street

new york N.Y. 10023

2125013300

 Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard launches a brand-new series: Bach Yard Playdates. Playdates introduces musical concepts, instruments and the experience of concert-going to a global audience of children and their families, in weekly 5 to 10-minute episodes. Kaufman Music Center presents Bach Yard Playdates, and it will appear on their website and social media channels at ...

One Third of a Nation

41 East 57th Street

new york N.Y. 10022

2123340010

"One Third of a Nation: The Photographs of the Farm Security Administration," with iconic photographs from 1935-1946, will be on view in Howard Greenberg Gallery’s online viewing room from April 9 through May 15, 2020. Depicting challenges impoverished Americans were enduring at the time, with photographs by Dorothea Lange, Walker ...