Pick of the Litter: A Discarded Piano and Quick Recital [VIDEO]

Posted November 26, 2013 at 11:22 am

And then there was this. An upright piano discarded at the southwest corner of Houston and Essex. Just waiting to be played. It was. When we walked past Element nightclub relatively early Saturday evening, a drunk dude banged out the Mario Brothers theme…

Filed Under


Piano Dumper Wanted Cooper Union Attention

Posted January 28, 2011 at 2:18 pm

What would you do to better your chances of getting into Cooper Union?

Tin Pan Alley Sheet Music Artifact at Tenement Museum

Last modified November 28, 2021 at 5:42 am

Two years ago, the Tenement Museum’s curatorial staff and team of architects, conservationists, and contractors were busy excavating and stabilizing the fourth and fifth floors of 97 Orchard Street. Even though the Museum opened its first restored apartment in 1992 and purchased the building in 1996, we didn’t have the money to start renovating the upper two floors […]

Filed Under

Weekend Edition: December 27

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:12 am

Filed Under