Thursday, June 21, 2018

49 Flutes

Locations Citywide at Dawn and Dusk

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of John Cage’s “49 Waltzes for the Five Boroughs,” his seminal ode to NYC, ninety-eight flute players will hit the streets to perform from all 147 addresses stipulated in the composition. To find addresses near you, visit and explore the Waltz Finder at Once you have selected a location, reserve it as a ticket and register your information. The Make Music New York team will follow up with you to coordinate the details of your participation.

Organized by Martha Cargo and in partnership with Avant Media.
Supported by the Music Performance Trust Fund