MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:58:56 +0000 Live music returns to Lincoln Center http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/87a164239b0d417ab38a48b262b83db0 Members of the New York Philharmonic gave an outdoor concert at Lincoln Center for heath care workers on Wednesday, 13 months after the novel coronavirus pandemic decimated their season. (April 7) 87a164239b0d417ab38a48b262b83db0 Wed, 07 Apr 2021 21:34:15 +0000 SHOTLIST:ASSOCIATED PRESSNew York - 7 April 20211. Wide of Lincoln Center2. Various of outdoor concert at Lincoln Center3. SOUNDBITE (English) Henry Timms, President and CEO at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts:"Today's concert is actually entirely vaccinating health care workers, doctors, nurses, administrative staff, operational staff who have all come here to hear the New York Philharmonic play, and so will be the first concert we've had here at scale in a year. And there couldn't be a more appropriate audience and health care workers, because all of us in the artistic community, all of us as New Yorkers, we owe such a debt to the health care community."4. Various of concert at Lincoln center5. SOUNDBITE (English) Krystal and Kyle Balzer, Audience members:Kyle Balzer: "We're turning a corner."Krystal Balzer: "Exactly."Kyle Balzer:  "Vaccinations are getting pumped out and, you know, it feels like there's this hunger for this, too, and now that everybody's been deprived of it for a year now. So I feel like we're going to see a boom of entertainment and arts and just happiness and excitement. And the city feels really good."Krystal Balzer:  "Yes."6. Various of concert7. SOUNDBITE (English) Colin Williams, New York Philharmonic:"Such a beautiful day to come out here and play live again. I mean, it's feels like, you know, there's a little bit of a light at the end of the tunnel. That we're going to we're going to pull through this thing and and the arts are going to come back and the life in the city is going to come back. And, you know, I'm just happy to be a part of it."11. Various of concertSTORYLINE:Members of the New York Philharmonic gave an outdoor concert at Lincoln Center for heath care workers on Wednesday, 13 months after the novel coronavirus pandemic decimated their season. The Philharmonic, the Metropolitan Opera and Broadway theaters were darkened on March 12 last year by the pandemic. The Philharmonic launched some bandwagon concerts across the area last Aug. 28 but had not performed for an audience at Lincoln Center for more than a year.It hopes to resume subscription performances in September, around the time the Met plans to open if the opera company can overcome expired and expiring labor contracts.The concert was the first of "Restart Stages," in which Lincoln Center is creating 10 outdoor performance and rehearsal spaces across its campus.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Members of the New York Philharmonic gave an outdoor concert at Lincoln Center for heath care workers on Wednesday, 13 months after the novel coronavirus pandemic decimated their season. (April 7) Live music returns to Lincoln Center