The Greene Space: Events for April 2014

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WQXR Presents the Metropolitan Opera National Council Award Winners

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

7:00 PM

Hear tomorrow's opera stars today! Meet the 2014 winners, straight from the Grand Finals concert on the Met stage, in their first New York performances as winners. Watch live video webcast at 7pm ET.

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2014 Battle of the Boroughs: The Bronx

Friday, April 4, 2014

7:00 PM

Twelve undiscovered musical acts across all genres take the stage to compete in the Bronx round of our citywide talent quest. Come hear great local music, then vote for your favorite act!

Watch a live video webcast and vote at 7:30pm ET

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Gigstock Day 1: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart and Parquet Courts

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

8:00 PM

Inspired by their daily Gig Alert feature, Soundcheck’s mini-festival kicks off with a unique collaboration – and two freaking awesome bands. Watch a live video webcast Wed, April 9 at 8pm ET.

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Gigstock Day 2: Conor Oberst and James Vincent McMorrow

Thursday, April 10, 2014

8:00 PM

Soundcheck’s Gigstock mini-festival continues with two outstanding singer-songwriters performing in the intimate setting of The Greene Space. Watch a live video webcast Thurs, April 10 at 8pm ET.

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Meet @ WNYC 40 and Over Trivia Mixer for Straight Singles

Thursday, April 17, 2014

6:30 PM

We guarantee you’ll score at this singles event! Join the perfect no pressure activity to meet your potential mate by gauging your smart, attractive, creative, competitive, and collaborative teammates. WNYC's Richard Hake and reporter Jim O'Grady host rousing rounds of trivia based on the news you hear every day on WNYC Radio.

Women's tickets are sold out! Men can still purchase tickets online or at the door!

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Spinning on Air Presents: Mixing Memory and Desire

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

7:00 PM

Join Jesse Paris Smith, Eric Hoegemeyer and Patti Smith for an evening of music and poetry honoring the chaos and transformation of spring. 

Watch a live video webcast at 7pm ET.

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Q2 Music Presents Vijay Iyer & The Brentano String Quartet

Thursday, April 24, 2014

7:00 PM

Acclaimed composer-pianist Vijay Iyer performs selections from his newest album “Mutations," joined by the world-renowned Brentano String Quartet.

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WQXR Presents Piotr Anderszewski: Brunch with Beethoven

Sunday, April 27, 2014

11:00 AM

The pianist is renowned for his interpretations of music ranging from Bach to Bartok, Schumann to Chopin, Szymanowski to Janáček. See him in his only New York appearance this season.

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WQXR 40 and Over Classical Music Spring Fling Mixer

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

6:30 PM

Want to find company that enjoys Schumann or Rachmaninoff? Join WQXR’s Terrance McKnight for our mixer in the Greene Space! Meet other single classical music enthusiasts who are in their 40s, 50s, and 60s.