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Upcoming concerts
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Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
The Quintet heads to CUBA in November

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The Quintet has been invited to participate in the 31st Festival de la Habana, international contemporary music festival.

The festival runs from November 3-11 and the Quintet concert will be on November 6.

Watch this space for more information!

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These programs are made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding comes from Bloomberg Philanthropies, The Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation, the Meet the Composer's Cary New Music Performance Fund and the Aaron Copland Fund for Music. Special thanks to the Hon. Helen Marshall, Borough President of Queens, and the Queens Delegation to the New York City Council.

For Quintet of the Americas press inquires, contact Jeffrey James Arts Consulting at 516-586-3433 or jamesarts@att.net.


Past concerts
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Sunday, June 24th, 3:00pm, 2018
sTudio T7 - Rockaway Artists Alliance at Fort Tilden, Rockaway Point, Queens

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sTudio T7 - Rockaway Artists Alliance at Fort Tilden, Rockaway Point, Queens

Americans in Paris and Back Again

This is your last chance to hear our "Americans in Paris and Back Again" program which includes music by
Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland, Elliott Carter, Irving Fine, Quincy Jones, and Astor Piazzolla
PLUS new music by Bruce Stark

Our lovely Gina will be singing as well!

It will also be your last chance to see the exhibition of art by Jason Novetsky in Rockaway Artists Alliance's gallery.
A trip to Rockway makes a great outing! If you want to join us at a Rockaway restaurant after, please email us at quintet@rcn.com.

Free Admission

at sTudio T7 at Fort Tilden - exhibition gallery for Rockaway Artists Alliance in Rockaway, Queens
For MTA transportation information for Ft. Tilden, visit

http://tripplanner.mta.info/MyTrip/ui_web/customplanner/TripPlanner.aspx.

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Sunday, June 3rd, 4pm, 2018
Quintet of the Americas
Annual Garden Fundraising Party

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You are cordially invited to 

Music in the Garden with the Quintet and friends!

A garden in Brooklyn NY
(exact location divulged upon receipt of reservation)

 
Music, Food and Drink Amidst the Flowers
 
Honoring composer James Cohn in his 90th year
 
tickets $60 each/ $100 per couple

RSVP to (917) 488-6083 
or by email to: Quintet@rcn.com

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Sunday, May 20th, 3:30pm, 2018
Americans in Paris and Back Again

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Free concert with garden entrance at
Queens Botanical Garden

Garden entrance: Adults $6/Seniors (age 62+), Students $4, Children (ages 4 to 12) – $2, Children (age 3 and under) – FREE, Members – FREE

including music by
Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland, Elliott Carter, Irving Fine, Quincy Jones, and Astor Piazzolla
PLUS new music by Bruce Stark

at Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355

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Friday, April 20th, 7:30pm, 2018
Americans in Paris and Back Again

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National Opera Center in Manhattan

including music by
Leonard Bernstein, Elliott Carter, Irving Fine, and Astor Piazzolla
PLUS new music by Bruce Stark
Historic video of Nadia Boulanger

at Marc A. Scorca Hall of the National Opera Center, 330 Seventh Ave., Manhattan

Tickets for the April 20 event are $20/ $10 students and seniors, available at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3381464

For more information call (718) 230-5189

Travel directions: Subway #1 train to 28th Street.
OR
A, C, E, 2, 3 Trains to 34th Street
Location is on west side of Seventh Avenue between 27th and 28th Streets

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Sunday, April 15th, 2pm, 2018
Americans in Paris and Back Again

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Flushing Library in Queens

including music by
Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland, Elliott Carter, Irving Fine, Quincy Jones, and Astor Piazzolla
PLUS new music by Bruce Stark

at Flushing Library, 41-17 Main Street, Flushing, Queens

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Thursday, January 18th, 10pm, 2018
Americans in Paris and Back Again

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including music by Bernstein, Gershwin, Copland and Piazzolla, and new music by Bruce Stark

at Beacon Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 140 Beach 113th Street, Rockaway Park, NY

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Friday, December 15, 2017. Cocktails at 7pm, Music at 8pm
Quintet of the Americas' Fall Benefit Party and Concert at 599 West

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The spectacular showroom of Ed Gilmore's Sound Advice
Address: 599 11th Avenue at 45th Street, south-west corner, in Manhattan

Honoring David Amram

past NY Philharmonic composer in-residence
jazz artist and French hornist

We are honored to be joined by Renée Manning, vocalist
Earl McIntyre, bass trombone and tuba
Carlos Maldonado, percussion

Bruce Odland's World Winds for Quintet responding to the Earth's air currents in real time.

Hear Kevin James' Rockaway Beach - Winter 2017 in surround sound in the theater

Play with the website of the Earth's Air currents

Music will include works by George Gershwin, Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Parker and Duke Ellington

Tickets $100/person

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See 2017 for past concerts!

Our website improvements have been made possible by the Queens Council on the Arts with support made possible through the JPMorgan Chase Arts and Culture Regrants Program.
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Special thanks to our major supporters:
NY Culture
NYSCA
NEA Doctorow Foundation

Bloomberg Philanthropies
The Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation