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      7th Annual Urban Campfire in New York

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      November 18, 2018

      Sunday  12:00 PM

      155 Varick Street
      New York, New York 10013

      7th Annual Urban Campfire

      Guitar Mash presents the 7TH ANNUAL URBAN CAMPFIRE, a unique and immersive musical experience where artists break down the wall between the stage and the house, and invite the audience to play and sing with them.   This year's theme is “Songs for Change” which focuses on the power of music to generate awareness and bring people together.   Check out our SET LIST and feel free to download the charts in advance. Note that the lyrics and chords will also be projected at the venue. No guitar? No problem - bring yourself, and sing along. Ages 10 and up. The afternoon also includes: * Opportunity to add an all-inclusive brunch package* Musical Speed Dating: lightning rounds of mini master classes with David Broza, Delicate Steve and Kaki King! SCHEDULE Noon - Doors Open Noon-1:00pm - Musical Speed Dating and Brunch available 1:00-3:30pm - Showtime Event Committee members enjoy reserved seating plus a champagne reception and early access to Musical Speed Dating & brunch beginning at 11am. Learn more about our featured artist leaders Ani DiFranco folk-rock troubador, and founder of Righteous Babe Records Biodun Kuti Nigerian guitarist hand-picked by Paul Simon for his final tour Fernandito Ferrer activist/songwriter from Puerto Rico, part of the Nueva Canción movement Jimmy Vivino longtime Conan O'Brien music director and member of the Fab Faux Kat Edmonson vintage pop singer-songwriter Toshi Reagon blues dynamo and BIGLovely frontwoman Marc Ribot genre-defying artist whose recent album is Songs of Resistance  All led by Mark Stewart Guitar Mash Artistic Director, Paul Simon Music Director, Founder of Bang on a Can All-Stars Check out highlights from last year's event.  EVENT CO-CHAIRS EJ Boyce | Patrick Dolan | Abbey Gardner | Sharon Lesser Maguire EVENT COMMITTEE (in formation) Rock StarsSammy + Ben Ash | Mya + Even Dunlop | PJ Pärson* | Tony Sosnick* | Galia Meiri Stawski + Axel Stawski | Sara Tecchia* CommitteeJennifer Adams | Kristin Balmet | Barbara Becker + Chad Gallant | Jon Bendis* | Rachel + Kris Brown | David Florman | Jesse Guglielmo* | Francine Hermelin + Adam Levite | Ariel Hyatt* | Penelope, Matt + Alexa King | Joseph MacIsaac | Maureen McSherry* I Elizabeth + Will Porteous | Deborah Rago | Rebecca Roiphe + Ben Gruenstein | Brian Ross | Patrick Stern * | Gustavo Szulansky * Guitar Mash Council members Founding Artist Co-ChairsTom Colicchio | Chad Smith Teen Co-ChairsEvie Dolan | Chloe Hennessee | Brandon Niederauer  Funds raised from the Event Committee underwrite Guitar Mash’s free programming for teens throughout the year.  

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