MUSEUM PROGRAMS

LIVE PERFORMANCES FOR MUSEUMS

LIVE-STREAMING PROGRAMS FOR MUSEUMS

 

LIVE-STREAMING PROGRAMS FOR MUSEUMS

  • Rich content delivered by experienced presenters in a lively multi-media style

  • Amazing musical instruments made from trash

  • Science + environmental content + your theme

  • Build-and-play-along at home

  • Various levels of interaction possible 

  • Dedicated to reaching access-challenged families

  • Flexible with platforms and connections

"The Virtual Earth Day program went really well— it was educational, entertaining, and went very smoothly. Thank you for all your hard work!”

- The American Museum of Natural History, April 2020 

Amazing single-performer live-streaming shows:
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  • Solo Sustainable Sounds (Virtual) - Science, sound and sustainability with recycled musical instruments- $525

  • Saborrrr! Latin Percussion Everywhere (Virtual) - Fabulous instruments used by Latin cultures around the world - $525

  • Ti-re-ke-te - Talking Drums of India and Beyond (Virtual) - Learn the language of music through Tabla and other drums - $525

  • Boom! Pa'u! Kwang! Global Beats and Percussive Treats (Virtual) - Discover the uniqueness and surprising connections of world percussion - $525


Two-performer shows:

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Building Virtual Skills for Educators - Professional Development
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  • Taking your Program from Live to Live Stream (60-90”) - Get an overview in a wide-ranging multi-media workshop with a focus on inspiring artists to jump into the virtual medium.

  • The Virtual Learner (60-90") - In this follow-up conference we shift the emphasis from the Presenter to the Learner. We’ll look at how platforms and format tend to drive student engagement, and explore methods and techniques.

  • Exploring Virtual Arts Presentations - Tips, Tricks, and Techniques (60-75”) Simple but effective presentation techniques can transform online arts lessons into an immersive experience for students. Using an at-home instrument-building exercise as a model, this workshop will challenge participants to explore a new world of creative possibilities.

  • Drill-downs: Follow-up conferences for a deeper dive:

  • Studio Technique - How to use your platform as a mini-production studio

  • Transitioning and Creating New Programs - A step-by-step primer on moving to Virtual

  • Virtual Nitty-Gritty: Promotion, Contracting and Delivery of Programs in an Online World


Programs for Adults and Seniors:

Three performer shows

Streaming Sustainable Sounds

Our most popular and long-running performance re-imagined for online presentation. Science, Sound and Sustainability! - $1,450

An Online Journey Through Latin America

Explore a world of wonderful musical instruments from a variety of cultures emphasizing arts connections, science and the environment! - $1,450

Streaming Global Bash

Percussion instruments from around the world - traditional and homemade - performed by our diverse percussion crew! - $1,450

Streaming Trash to Techno

The ultimate combination of low and high tech. Found-object sound sources (trash) are sampled, manipulated and transformed through science and technology into danceable beats. - $1,450

 

LIVE PERFORMANCES FOR MUSEUMS

For over 28 years we have been performing and educating with musical instruments made from found objects - weaving together science, music, dance and environmental awareness.

 

Find the perfect program, concert or event here!

We offer family performances, hands-on instrument-building workshops and parades. Programs and performances for adults and seniors are available. We specialize in creating unique programs tailored to your exhibit and/or theme, and site-specific extravaganzas that turn your entire building into a stage!

 

In the last few years we’ve performed at the American Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, Las Vegas Discovery Children’s Museum, Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix), Boston Children’s Museum, Peabody Essex Museum, and the Morgan Library among others. Let us dream up an event for you!

Don't see what you are looking for? Contact us! We will brainstorm with you to create a unique event - from a solo show to a eco-festival!

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Bash the Trash Environmental Arts LLC

11 Wilson Place

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706

info@bashthetrash.com

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