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The Moon Represents My Heart: Music, Memory and Belonging

The Moon Represents My Heart- Music, Memory and Belonging

June 13 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 15, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until September 15, 2019

Recurring (see all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 15, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until September 15, 2019

Museum Of Chinese In America

215 Centre Street Lower Manhattan

Lower Manhattan

$12, $8/seniors, students, educators & ages 2–18

Explore the transformative power of music identity in immigrant Chinese communities from the 1850s to the present. A dynamic presentation of event flyers and posters, performance documentation and artist notebooks, music listening stations and contemporary art, magazine and album cover art, and liner notes and manifestos are presented on and around an enclosed central stage, immersing visitors in a discussion of immigrant music, memory and identity. Features music forms as far-reaching as Cantonese opera, hip hop, Asian American Movement music, Taiwan love ballads, Canto-pop, western classical, karaoke, Beijing underground rock, and many other genres.