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2nd Annual H.E.Arts Festival

The Mott Haven H.E.ARTS Festival will bring together a wide array of local South Bronx residents, artists, musicians, grassroots organizations and businesses to celebrate Mott Haven as a uniquely vibrant and diverse community. The event's focus will be on the conversion of the former Lincoln Detox Center into a center for health, education and the arts that will serve as an anchor for our families and local organizations who are fighting systemic injustice and displacement (including the unveiling of our recently completed feasibility report!)

Festival Highlights:

-Performance Lineup
Grand Wizard Theodore (Inventor of Turntable Scratching!) and DJ Phase
T Ski Valley (Catch the Beat)
Voice of Harlem (Chickin Noodel Soup/No Music)
Happy Original Pioneer (Black Lives Matter)
UpBeat NYC Latin Jazz Big Band
[more to be confirmed…]

-Food: traditional cuisine for sale from local families and vendors

-Arts, crafts and apparel: local artisans and vendors will offer their goods for sale

-Activites for kids: arts projects, puppetry, musical instruments, face painting and more

-Health and education activities for adults and families: cooking demonstrations/meet and greet health professionals/workshops on community building, pregnancy and birthing and much more

-H.E.ARTS Center Design and Feasibility Report and Model Unveiling: as well as information about our local community land trust, the Mott Haven-Port Morris Community Land Stewards

-More about the H.E.ARTS Community Center-
Following multiple community envisioning sessions and several large-scale events and festivals, the Mott Haven-Port Morris Community Land Stewards (our local community land trust) aims to to acquire and renovate the city-owned, vacant, 28,000 square foot former Lincoln Detox Center into a home for more than a dozen health, education and arts organizations in the Mott Haven-Port Morris community.

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Where: 349 E 140th St. Bronx, NY

UpBeat NYC Spring Piano Recital 2018/ Recital de Piano de Primavera 2018

Join UpBeat NYC's first recital dedicated exclusively to our piano students!

Pianists will perform a varied repertoire of Beethoven, Chopin, Folk songs among other pieces.

Los invitamos a acompañarnos en UpBeat NYC a nuestro primer recital dedicado exclusivamente a estudiantes de piano!

Los pianistas tocaran piezas de Beethoven, Chopin, música folklórica entre otras piezas.

UpBeat NYC Spring Concert 2018/ Concierto de Primavera 2018

UpBeat NYC students will present their final concert of the spring session this Friday, June 15th! Come enjoy performances by our Youth Orchestra, Children's Orchestra, String Ensemble and Jazz and Latin Big Band including the music of Grieg, Duke Ellington and more.

Los estudiantes de UpBeat NYC se presentarán su concierto final de la sesión de primavera este viernes 15 de junio! Venga disfrutar presentaciones de nuestra Orquesta Juvenil, Orquesta Infantil, Conjunto de Cuerdas y la Banda de Jazz y música latina ya van incluyendo la música de Grieg, Duke Ellington y mas.

Where: Metropolitan College of NY (149th Street and Brook Ave)

UpBeat NYC Solo and Ensemble Recital / Recital de Solos y Conjuntos de UpBeat NYC

Join our students with non-orchestra pieces on their end of year recital!

UpBeat soloists and small ensembles present an afternoon of music with arrangements from Corelli, the Mignon Opera, and Folk Songs!

Únete a nuestros estudiantes con piezas no orquestrales en su recital de fin de año!

Los solistas y pequeños conjuntos de Upbeat presentaran una tarde de música con arreglos de Corelli, la Opera de Mignong y canciones folklóricas!

When/Cuando: Monday, June 11th at 5.30 PM

Where: Tercera Iglesia Bautista @ 322 Alexander Ave, Bronx, NY 10454