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Wednesday, April 6, 2011

View from the Barge, on the East River

At the Brooklyn Bridge
Photo by myself near the Brooklyn Bridge, at Brooklyn Bridge Park.

It was hard to resist taking a photo of the Brooklyn Bridge this weekend, even though it is under repair.

The people to the right are standing aboard the Bargemusic barge, a small boat parked near Old Fulton Street.

For the last 30-some years, New Yorkers have been enjoying chamber music concerts on the water. Concerts take place every weekend, Thursday through Sunday.

Tickets are generally about $35 a piece. On April 23 and May 7, Bargemusic is offering two free matinee concerts in the afternoons. Program to be announced.

For the Bargemusic website, click here.

Related posts: Sunset, from Brooklyn Bridge Beach, On Rain and the Brooklyn Bridge and Walking the Brooklyn Bridge.


Olivier said...

j'ai jamais vu, j'espere qu'il y aura un concert fin mai, que je puisse y assister.

Kitty said...

Hi Olivier!
Yes they have concerts year-round, from what I can see. There will be music in May, when you visit.
Time flies. I can't believe it's nearly May already.

Lily Hydrangea said...

nice perspective Kitty!
& music on the water, that sounds wonderful!

Pierre said...

woaw, great point of view kitty
you must walk kilometers everyday to take so much pictures.