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Global Beat Festival - May 7 The Libyans 2
5/7 – 5/9

Global Beat Festival

8 PM – 10 PM

Winter Garden

Global Beat Festival explores music from around the world befitting the stunning acoustics of the magnificent glass-vaulted Winter Garden. Each night pairs two groups from different traditions for an unforgettable 3-day experience from May 7–9, 2015.

Thursday, May 7: The Libyans, Feedel Band
Friday, May 8: Niyaz, Emel Mathlouthi 
Saturday, May 9: Flavia Coelho, Guayo Cedeño + Coco Bar

Curated by Live Sounds / Isabel Soffer.

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Friday 5/8

Global Beat Festival

12 AM – 12 AM

Winter Garden

Global Beat Festival explores music from around the world befitting the stunning acoustics of the magnificent glass-vaulted Winter Garden. Each night pairs two groups from different traditions for an unforgettable 3-day experience from May 7–9, 2015.

Thursday, May 7: The Libyans, Feedel Band
Friday, May 8: Niyaz, Emel Mathlouthi 
Saturday, May 9: Flavia Coelho, Guayo Cedeño + Coco Bar

Curated by Live Sounds / Isabel Soffer.

More info
Global Beat Festival - May 9 Flavia Coelho 2
Saturday 5/9

Global Beat Festival

8 PM – 12 AM

Winter Garden

Global Beats Festival explores music from around the world befitting the stunning acoustics of the magnificent glass-vaulted Winter Garden. Each night pairs two groups from different traditions for an unforgettable 3-day experience from May 7–9, 2015.

Thursday, May 7: The Libyans, Feedel Band
Friday, May 8: Niyaz, Emel Mathlouthi 
Saturday, May 9: Flavia Coelho, Guayo Cedeño + Coco Bar

Curated by Live Sounds / Isabel Soffer.

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2014 Bang on a Can
Sunday 6/21

Bang on a Can Marathon

12 PM – 10 PM

Winter Garden

The 2015 Bang on a Can Marathon is co-presented by Bang on a Can, Arts Brookfield and Lower Manhattan Cultural Council as part of the River To River Festival.

Bang on a Can returns to the Winter Garden at Brookfield Place with its annual incomparable super-mix of boundary-busting music from around the corner and around the world! The 2015 Bang on a Can Marathon will feature rare performances by some of the most innovative musicians of our time side-by-side with some of today’s most pioneering young artists.

FEATURING MUSIC BY Anna Clyne, Julian Day, Lainie Fefferman, Michael Gordon, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Paul Kerekes, David Lang, Lao Luo, Ivo Papasov, Tristan Perich, Pixies, Bobby Previte, Todd Reynolds, Somei Satoh, LJ White, Kendall Williams, Julia Wolfe, AND MORE.

FEATURING PERFORMANCES BY Asphalt Orchestra, Bang on a Can All-Stars, Crossfire Steel Orchestra Inc., Vicky Chow, Nels Cline, Corey Dargel, Dither, Florent Ghys, Gong Linna, Grand Band, Tomoko Mukaiyama, So Percussion, Third Angle New Music, AND MORE.

PLUS Bang on a Can’s social engagement wing Found Sound Nation hosts its Street Studio – a mobile recording studio equipped for passersby and Marathon musicians alike to spontaneously create and record original music!

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