Join us May 16th at the kickoff party for the Noho Sound Music Series at the HGU New York's Rose Hill lounge, celebrating Ella Fitzgerald in a special event featuring award-winning vocalist Thana Alexa and the MusicTalks Jazz Trio back-to-back with a vinyl listening session on the world's finest audio reproduction equipment from McIntosh Labs & Focal.
1) Elad Kabilio of MusicTalks tells Ella's story
2) Thana Alexa & the MusicTalks Trio perform Ella's greatest hits
3) Ron Kain of Noho Sound spins Ella on vinyl, as it was meant to be heard.
Tickets are $25, or free for hotel guests.
You may buy tickets here.
The program features milestone standards that inspired the legendary Ella Fitzgerald and highlight her journey from debut performance at the Apollo Theater’s Amateur Night to her groundbreaking career as one of the most celebrated jazz artists of the 20th Century.
WHAT IS MUSICTALKS?
MusicTalks brings jazz & classical music to an intimate and informal setting. Performed by the finest young musicians, MusicTalks breaks down the barriers between musicians and audience by taking advantage of the intimacy that chamber music provides. With engaging and interactive conversation, the listener is given an experience that truly makes Music Talk.
Learn more: https://www.music-talks.com/
WHAT IS HGU NYC?
HGU NYC is NoMad's coolest new boutique hotel. Located in a striking Beaux-Arts structure, it has welcomed countless guests since 1905, its ornate plaster ceilings telling of legendary parties and infamous patrons of old. HGU now hosts myriad nightlife events, and now the Noho Sound music series, showcasing NY's best live music and classic audio systems.
Learn more: http://www.hgunyc.com/
We look forward to seeing you!