Global Mashups 2020

 

 

WATCH THE GLOBAL MASHUPS 2018 REPLAY on FACEBOOK!

In partnership with QPTV, FTH at HOME will replay entire Global Mashups 2018 featuring performances and artist interviews. Simply tune in to our Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/flushingtownhall

 

THUR, JULY 16, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup #1, Latin Boogaloo Meets Afrobeat

THUR, July 23, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup # 2, Egypt Meets Haiti

THUR, July 30, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup #3, Mexico Meets Guinea

THUR, August 6, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup # 4, Balkins Meets El Barrio  

THUR, August 13, 7 PM EDT: Global Mashup # 5, Texas Meets Peru  

 

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GLOBAL MASHUPS 2020

 

Out of an abundance of caution and given recent developments regarding COVID-19, we have decided to postpone all public and school programs in Spring 2020 season. We do plan to bring them back to Flushing Town Hall at a later date.  

 

SAT | FEB 29 | 7:15 PM (DANCE LESSONS) & 8 PM (CONCERT)

Global Mashup 1: Klezmer Meets Venezuela

Come dance to the infectious klezmer melodies of clarinetist Michael Winograd and the Honorable Mentshn and the return of Venezuelan Afro-Soul Betsayda Machado y Parranda El Clavo. 

 

SAT | MAR 14 | 4 PM (PANEL DISCUSSION), 7:15 PM (DANCE LESSONS) & 8 PM (CONCERT)

Global Mashup 2: Hungary Meets Ghana

Eletfa with high-energy, traditional Hungarian folk music and dance, mashes up with Kotoko Brass “propulsive, infectious party music,” inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana. Pre-show panel discussion at 4 PM: Birth of the women’s movement & Austro-Hungarian uprisings: How 1848 changed NYC.

 

SAT | APR 4 | 7:15 PM (DANCE LESSONS) & 8 PM(CONCERT)

Global Mashup 3: Colombia Meets the Philippines

Cumbia River Band’s music draws from a festive repertoire of Colombian Cumbia and Riverside music. Sining Kapuluan presents traditional gong- music and dances from the Southern island of the Philippines.

 

SAT | APR 18 | 7:15 PM (DANCE LESSONS) & 8 PM (CONCERT)

Global Mashup 4: Bluegrass Meets Mexico

Astrograss presents high energy bluegrass, old-time, Celtic music and dance. Jarana Beat blends Mexican folk and Afro-Amerindian musical traditions to create an irresistibly spirited and uplifting sound. 

 

SAT | MAY 2 | 7:15 PM (DANCE LESSONS) & 8 PM (CONCERT)

Global Mashup 5: Balkans Meets Tango

2020 Global Mashups season finale features Slavic Soul Party with fiery Balkan brass, irresistible beats, Roma (Gypsy) accordion wizardry, and virtuoso jazz chops; mashing with The Aces of Rhythm, hardcore Tango with unstoppable rhythm.