The City’s Cultural Arts Commission announces the return of its “Sit a Spell and Play a Tune,” three public pianos at Rotary Plaza, Adella Plaza, and the Coronado Ferry Landing. The Commission is recruiting musicians of all ages and skill levels to participate in the opening concerts in May.
“Sit a Spell and Play a Tune” is an interactive, artistic and musical public art program that places three brightly wrapped pianos at outdoor locations around Coronado. The pianos are open to
The pianos provide access to musical opportunity, foster creativity, and build a sense of community among the public and, in the process, raise awareness for public art and music initiatives.
A series of opening pop-up concerts are planned at all three venues. The first concert is planned for Saturday, May the 4, and will be a Star Wars themed event at the Coronado Ferry Landing Piano from 2 to 4 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to wear Star Wars costumes, and there will be Star Wars themed crafts and snacks.
Two additional concerts are planned on Saturday, May 11, at Rotary Plaza at 2 p.m. and on Saturday, May 18, at Adella Plaza, at 2 p.m. If you’re interested in performing, please contact Arts Education and Musical Arts Commissioner Mariah Gillespie at firstname.lastname@example.org.Share on Twitter Share on Facebook