Bar LunÁtico welcomes Brooklyn's own Marika Hughes!    Marika is an accomplished cellist in New York City known for her work with 2 Foot Yard, Neel Murgai Ensemble, Imani Uzuri and Charlie Burnham’s Hidden City.  She has performed with Whitney Houston, Mary J. Blige and Sean Lennon and has recorded for Lou Reed, Ani DiFranco, Iron and Wine, Dar Williams, Eric McPherson and Jolie Holland.

Marika has two solo CDs released in early 2011. Highlighting her stylistic versatility and virtuosity, Afterlife Music Radio – 11 New Pieces for Solo Cello (DD Records), features new works written for her by her friends/colleagues including Nasheet Waits, Trevor Dunn and Carla Kihlstedt. The Simplest Thing (DD Records) celebrates Marika’s debut leading her own band and singing her own songs. Produced by Kyle Sanna, the CD features special guests Charlie Burnham, Jenny Scheinman and Vienna Teng.  

She will be joined this evening by Charlie Burnham on violin, Tony Mason on drums, and Brandon Ross on guitar.  Great lineup!  DO join us...