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Coming Up in 2017

Double Entendre On the Town is a new project made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Check back for updates!

October 28, 2017, 4:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at the Branded Saloon
Double Entendre will appear at the Branded Saloon on October 28th at 4:00 p.m. for Brooklyn summer fun, music, drinks, and NYC trivia.


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Past Events 2017

July 22, 2017, 4:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at An Beal Bocht
Double Entendre appeared at An Beal Bocht on July 22th at 4:00 p.m. for Bronx summer fun, music, drinks, and NYC trivia.

July 20, 2017, 6:30 p.m. - Double Entendre at The High Line
Double Entendre appeared at The High Line on July 20th at 6:30 p.m. for an early evening of light summer music above NYC.

May 9, 8:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at Le Cheile
Double Entendre appeared at Le Cheile on May 9th at 8:00 p.m. for an evening of fun music, drinks and NYC trivia!

January 3, 2017, 2:30 p.m. - Double Entendre at the Queens Public Library in Queens Village
Double Entendre presented a program for the homebound at the Queens Public Library in Queens Village on January 3rd at 2:30 p.m. Inside Double Entendre - we presented a rehearsal of a Hans Leo Hassler arrangement and demonstrated the Baroque oboe and dulcian.

Past Events 2016

December 22, 2016, 3:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at Grand Central Terminal
Double Entendre played quartets from A Christmas Reeding along with a rousing rendition of Bugler's Holiday for 4 bassoons at the Graybar Passage at Grand Central Terminal as part of Music Under New York on Thursday, December 22 at 3pm.

Double Entendre Old and New was made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. This program was supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.


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Double Entendre Old and New presented the history of the oboe and bassoon from the 17th century to the present through music and commentary.

November 12, 2016, 3:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at the Queens Public Library
Double Entendre performed oboe and bassoon quartets in a free concert at the Queens Public Library, 256-04 Union Turnpike, Glen Oaks, NY, on Saturday, November 12 at 3:00 p.m. This was the final presentation of our multi-year series, Double Entendre Old and New.

November 5, 2016, 3:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at the Every Thing Goes Book Cafe
Double Entendre performed oboe and bassoon quartets in a free concert at the Every Thing Goes Book Cafe, 208 Bay Street, Staten Island, on Saturday, November 5 at 3:00 p.m.

October 23, 2016, 3:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at the Church of the Heavenly Rest
Double Entendre partnered with the Phantasy Quartet to perform a free concert at the Church of the Heavenly Rest on October 23rd at 3:00 p.m. performing music for oboe quartet by Mozart, Britten, Bresnick, and the newly-commissioned Governed by the Thrumming of My Mother's Spinning Wheel by Anna Dagmar.

October 22, 2016, 2:30 p.m. - Double Entendre at The Bronx Library Center
Double Entendre performed oboe and bassoon quartets in a free concert at The Bronx Library Center, 310 East Kingsbridge Road, on October 22nd at 2:30 p.m.

October 15, 2016, 8:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at The Old Stone House
Double Entendre partnered with the Phantasy Quartet to perform a free concert at The Old Stone House on October 15th at 8:00 p.m. including the world premiere of Anna Dagmar's Governed by the Thrumming of My Mother's Spinning Wheel.

August 30, 2016, 3:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at Grand Central Terminal
Double Entendre appeared at the Graybar Passage at Grand Central Terminal as a participant of Music Under New York on August 30th at 3:00 p.m.

August 24, 2016, 6:30 p.m. - Double Entendre at The High Line
Double Entendre performed a summer evening concert at the amphitheater near 10th avenue and 17th street on The High Line on August 24th. Double Entendre would like to thank the Music Performance Trust Fund, the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the New York City Parks Department.

May 15, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - Double Entendre at the Teaneck Creek Conservancy
Double Entendre performed at the Teaneck Creek Conservancy in Teaneck, NJ on May 15th.

April 21, 2016, 8:00 p.m. - Double Entendre at Le Cheile!
Double Entendre performed at Le Cheile on April 21st with drinks and NYC trivia!

Past Events 2015

December 13, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Grand Central Holiday Fair
Double Entendre performed holiday music from our Christmas CD at Vanderbilt Hall at noon.

Double Entendre Old and New Season Two

November 14, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Queens Public Library in Ridgewood
Double Entendre will present a 2015 Old and New performance on November 14 at the Queens Public Library in Ridgewood (20-12 Madison Street) at 3:00 p.m.

November 7, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Bronx Library Center
Double Entendre will present a 2015 Old and New performance on November 7 at the Bronx Library Center (310 E Kingsbridge Road) at 2:30 p.m.

October 25, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Church of the Heavenly Rest in Manhattan
Double Entendre will present a 2015 Old and New performance on October 25 at the Church of the Heavenly Rest in Manhattan (90th Street and 5th Avenue) at 2:00 p.m.

October 24, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Richmondtown Library on Staten Island
Double Entendre will present a 2015 Old and New performance on October 24 at the Richmondtown Library on Staten Island (200 Clarke Avenue) at 2:00 p.m.

October 18, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Old Stone House in Brooklyn
Double Entendre will present a 2015 Old and New performance on October 18 at the Old Stone House in Brooklyn (3rd Street and 5th Avenue) at 4:00 p.m.

September 26, 2015 - Double Entendre at Pete's Candy Store in Williamsburg
Double Entendre's 10th birthday! We appeared on September 26 at Pete's Candy Store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (709 Lorimer Street) at 4 p.m.

July 27, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Grand Central Graybar Passage
Double Entendre appeared on July 27 at Grand Central Terminal, the Graybar Passage, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Click here to listen to the WQXR interview! It appeared on the WQXR website on August 16.

August 26, 2015 - Double Entendre at Bennett Park in Washington Heights
Double Entendre appeared on August 26 at Bennett Park in Washington Heights at 6:30 p.m.

September 1, 2015 - Double Entendre at the Central Park Naumburg Bandshell
Double Entendre appeared on September 1 at the Central Park Naumburg Bandshell at 6:30 p.m.

September 3, 2015 - Double Entendre at Washington Market Park Gazebo in Tribeca
Double Entendre appeared on September 3 at Washington Market Park Gazebo in Tribeca at 6:30 p.m.

Past Events 2014

December 3, 2014 - Double Entendre and Music Under New York at the Grand Central Holiday Fair
Double Entendre appeared on December 3rd from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Grand Central Terminal in Vanderbilt Hall to play holiday music from our CD - A Christmas Reeding.

November 9, 2014 - CD Release Party!

We celebrated with a CD release party on November 9 for our release of Double Take: American Reed.

Parks concerts: Double Entendre performed three concerts in NYC Parks at the end of the summer:

August 26th, 2014, 6:00 pm: in Bennett Park, located at 185th and Ft. Washington in Manhattan.
September 2nd, 2014, 6:00 pm: at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park.
September 4th, 2014, 6:00 pm: at the Washington Market Park Gazebo in Tribeca.

Double Entendre Old and New Season One

Double Entendre Old and New is a history of the oboe and bassoon from the 17th century to the present.

DE would like to thank the New York State Council on the Arts for awarding us a multi-year grant to fund our new series.

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August 24, 2014, 4:00 pm: Old Stone House in Brooklyn, 3rd street and 5th avenue.

August 23, 2014, 2:00 pm: The Black Box at The Point, 940 Garrison in the Bronx.

August 22nd, 2014, 7:00 pm: Everything Goes Book Cafe on Staten Island, located at 208 Bay Street (just a 10 minute walk from the Ferry Terminal).

August 16, 2014 4:00 pm
Double Entendre Plays at the Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden

Members of Double Entendre presented the second concert in our series DE Old and New at the Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden in Astoria, Queens.

June 12, 2014 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Double Entendre Plays at the Graybar Passage in Grand Central

Double Entendre played from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Graybar Passage in Grand Central Terminal as a participant of Music Under New York.

May 25, 2014 2:00 pm
Double Entendre at the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Members of Double Entendre presented the very first DE Old and New at the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House in Manhattan.

February 16, 2014 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Double Entendre Fundraiser

Members of Double Entendre performed for a fundraiser in a private home in Manhattan. Thank you to all of our donors!

 

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