Members Reception for OneBeat 2014

Meet the artists from around the globe and preview some music!
at 516 ARTS

Refreshments from Tractor Brewing & Chef Billy Brown
Special thanks to Pyragraph

Click here to become a member of 516 ARTS, visit the gallery or call 505-242-1445.


8pm: OneBeat Sister Bar
at Sister Bar, 407 Central Ave. NW, 505-242-4900,
$5 at the door

Everyone was invited to a warm-up to the main OneBeat ABQ performance on November 1st at the Rail Yards. Sister Bar hosted musicians from across ABQ and around the world in a rolling, spontaneous music and dance improv session, involve ABQ musicians and dancers from Maple Street Dance Space. The dancers lead the community in dances complementing musical styles ranging from Colombian Psychedelic Rock to Appalachian fiddling to Zimbabwean traditionals.  Audiences had a chance to be a part of this unique music and geo-political dialogue, and hang out with an incredible crew of musicians from every corner of the globe.



Download the full list of OneBeat events in ABQ here (pdf)


516 ARTS presents OneBeat ABQ at the Rail Yards:
Saturday, November 1, 5-9pm
click here for event information

Additional info on OneBeat:
Found Sound Nation:
Bang on a Can:

OneBeat is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs, and produced by Bang on a Can's Found Sound Nation.