Date(s) - 08/01/2014
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum First Friday! Returns Friday, August 1st
Stephen Sylvester and the Anthem Reggae Band Bring Their Island Sound to the Bronx
WHAT: In partnership with the Bronx Music Heritage Center, BPMM presents First Friday! Music & Trolley with Stephen Sylvester & the Anthem Reggae Band. Enjoy the music, explore the museum, stroll the garden, and savor light refreshments. The trolley makes a continuous loop from the #6 Pelham Bay Park subway station to BPMM to City Island.
WHY: Take advantage of the slower pace of summer to visit Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum located in Pelham Bay Park—the city’s largest— and soak up the reggae sounds of Stephen Sylvester and the Anthem Reggae Band.
A truly original sound that is creating big waves throughout the country, Stephen Sylvester and the Anthem Reggae Band provide musical enchantment and diversity for lovers of all reggae, from roots to dancehall. The band has played with many international reggae artists, including Sister Carol, Third World, Yellowman, Jimmy Cliff, The Wailers Band, Burning Spear, Black Uhuru, The Neville Bros, The Isley Brothers, and Maxi Priest among others. Anthem has also entertained the U.S. troops in Japan, South Korea, Guam, and Hawaii.
WHERE: The First Friday! performance will take place at the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum located at 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY.
HOW: Registration requested at 718-885-1461 or via email at email@example.com. Cost $10 adults, $8 seniors and students; members free.
WHEN: Friday, August 1, 5:30–8:30 pm