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Make Percussion Instruments with Louie Miranda

June 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

MFTA Third Thursday
Learn unique ways to create percussion instruments  and build them yourself with reusable materials from Materials for the Arts.  Teaching artist and musician Louie Miranda has performed all around the globe and often makes his own instruments. At this workshop, Louie will guide participants in exploring materials and creating their own percussion instrument to take home.  The workshop will include a musical jam led by Louie.  Learn more about upcycling, music, and Materials for the Arts. Refreshments will be served.

About MFTA Third Thursday events:
Every third Thursday of the month MFTA holds public programming—from craft making, to artist talks, performances, and gallery openings. Come to MFTA and enjoy music, refreshments, and the creative NYC community with this monthly gathering. Funding for Third Thursdays is provided by the Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation.


June 20, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Foundry
42-38 9th Street
Queens, NY 11101 United States
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Materials for the Arts
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