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Members of Noreum Machi; from left, Uigyun Jung, Hyunju Oh, Juhong Kim, Howon Lee and Taeho Kim.

Korean Percussion Group Finds Its Voice in Traditional Music

Culture, Featured Posts, Queens March 8, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Korean percussion ensemble Noreum Machi brings its style of traditional folk music to Flushing.

La Cumbiamba eNeYé (Courtesy photo via El Diario)

Flushing Town Hall Celebrates 40th Anniversary to the Beat of Cumbia

Culture, Queens, South American January 22, 2019 at 4:15 pm

Flushing Town Hall will celebrate 40 years to the rhythm of Colombian cumbia by local band La Cumbiamba eNeYé, El Diario La Prensa reports.

Dancing at Flushing Town Hall during the May 4 "Global Mashup." (Photo by Allyson Escobar for Voices of NY)

‘Global Mashups’ at Flushing Town Hall

Caribbean, Culture, Featured Posts, Middle Eastern, Queens May 11, 2018 at 3:41 pm

Flushing Town Hall kicked off this year’s “Global Mashups” series with “Latin Boogaloo meets Afrobeat.”

The band Black String. (Photo via QNS)

Traditional Korean Music, Plus Jazz

Culture, East Asian, Queens January 24, 2018 at 2:47 pm

Flushing Town Hall kicks off the Lunar New Year with a Korean traditional music/jazz fusion band in performance Jan. 26, reports QNS.

SsingSsing (Photo via QNS)

Korean Band Brings Gender and Genre-Bending Show to Queens

Culture, East Asian, Queens January 5, 2017 at 4:50 pm

SsingSsing will mix rock and Korean folk singing as they take their “anything-goes stage antics” to Flushing on Jan. 6, reports QNS.

From the "Lucky in Love" exhibit at Flushing Town Hall (Photo via Queens Ledger)

A Look at Asian Wedding Attire

Asian, Queens, Traditions February 26, 2016 at 11:13 am

Wedding attire from different Asian cultures is on view through Feb. 28 at Flushing Town Hall, Queens Ledger reports.

(Photo courtesy of Flushing Town Hall)

Native American Dance Comes to Flushing

Native American, Queens, Traditions January 12, 2016 at 4:43 pm

The Thunderbird American Indian Dancers will appear at Flushing Town Hall on Jan. 16 and offer visitors an opportunity to learn a traditional Native American dance before the performance, Queens Chronicle reports.

David Glukh (Photo courtesy of David Glukh)

Performing Polkas in Flushing

Culture, Eastern European, Queens July 10, 2015 at 7:49 pm

Russian-born musician, musicologist and educator David Glukh performs polkas with his band at Flushing Town Hall on July 12.

JaiChoon Kim standing in front of one of her paintings at Flushing Town Hall (Photo by Yehyun Kim for Voices of NY)

Viewing Korean Minhwa, or ‘Painting of the People’

Flushing Town Hall is hosting an exhibit through May 31 of modern-day minhwa, or painting of the people, by Korean artist JaiChoon Kim.

In Queens, a Festive Lunar New Year

In Queens, a Festive Lunar New Year

Culture, East Asian, Featured Posts, Queens, Traditions, Video February 26, 2015 at 5:25 pm

A parade, dance performances and a calligraphy exhibit marked some of the Lunar New Year celebrations in Queens this year.

‘Cultural Cocktail’ of Music and Dance in Flushing

‘Cultural Cocktail’ of Music and Dance in Flushing

African, Culture, Featured Posts, Queens, Voices' Picks May 21, 2013 at 4:15 pm

Flushing Town Hall has launched a Cultural Crossroads Series intended to help cultivate an appreciation and dialogue between different communities by mixing the music and dance of two cultures people don’t normally associate with one another. Last Friday, it was Peru with Afro-pop.