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Village Nights Hosted by Richard Barone: WALTER PARKS

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103 Waverly Place

New York, NY 10011

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Village Nights Hosted by Richard Barone

Sunday, May 19, 6:30 pm

Walter Parks

Originally from Northeast Florida, Walter Parks toured and recorded with Woodstock legend Richie Havens for 10 years. Inspired by Smithsonian Institute recordings of Okefinokee Swamp culture, Walter reimagines spirituals, hymns, hollers and work songs with a unique, contemporary feel that blends electronic, acoustic and operatic treatments. Previous original bands include The Nudes and Swamp Cabbage.

Visit www.WalkerParks.com




About The Series

Since 1902, the Washington Square Hotel (formerly “The Earle”) has been a haven for writers, artists, and musicians. Take a minute and let these names sink in: Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Bo Diddley, Maynard Ferguson, Chuck Berry, The Rolling Stones, Ernest Hemingway and Dylan Thomas. Yes, all of these greats—and more—have been guests at this iconic Greenwich Village landmark.

Washington Square Hotel hopes to build upon its rich history by launching a monthly salon series. 'Village Nights' will be curated and hosted by Greenwich Village musician, producer, author, legendary frontman for The Bongos, and longtime Villager, Richard Barone.

“Greenwich Village’s longstanding legacy as a center of cultural revolution and a haven for self-expression has always been best expressed through its nightlife. This freewheeling musical salon series celebrates the Village’s folk, jazz, and spoken-word heritage in a uniquely historic setting and offers a great night out!” says Barone.

  • Show times are at 6:30 p.m. in the hotel’s North Square Lounge. Doors open at 6pm.

  • Full dinner and drink menu available
  • $20 per person cover charge

  • Seating may be at the bar

Washington Square Hotel is located at 103 Waverly Place, NYC 10011 | Phone: (212) 212-254-1200

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