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Sneak peek at The Music of Paul Simon at City Winery

You don’t put on a concert as ambitious as tonight’s star-studded The Music of Paul Simon at Carnegie Hall without a little rehearsal.

Although the musicians performing tonight at Carnegie Hall aren’t going to get the proverbial “practice, practice, practice” one usually requires to get there, they did get a Sunday’s worth of rehearsal with the house band for the evening, the Afropop ensemble Antibalas.

Greeted by promoter Michael Dorf, promoter of tonight’s benefit concert for seven youth-centered music education programs in the city, the lucky full house at City Winery got to sit in and watch as some of the performances came together.IMG_5443

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