1st Musical Break
Pauline Pisano is an artist, cultural worker, and community organizer in various campaigns throughout New York State. She recently obtained her MSW from Silberman School of Social Work (CUNY) class of 2020 and was awarded The Carmen Ortiz Hendrick Award for Excellence with a fellow classmate. Pauline is a coordinator for the New York State Arts and Culture Committee for The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, a movement seeking to address the interlocking issues of racism, militarism, poverty, and ecological devastation. She is a co-founder of Songs In The Key Of Resistance, a cross-movement cultural arts incubator housed by The People’s Forum.
Pauline recently completed a seasonal residency at Byrdcliffe's Artists in Residence (AIR) program, and is finalizing the release of projects that were created during this past summer.
2nd Musical Break
Lindsey Wilson is a NYC singer-songwriter privileged to have performed at the BMCC Tribeca Arts Center, Joe's Pub, and the renowned Walkabout Clearwater Coffeehouse. She is a board member of the newly developed non-profit organization Kupanda Sisters, Inc. and currently works as a Career Coach for young adults (16-24) at a non-profit organization called Eckerd Connects. On Sundays, she sings as the Musician-in-Residence at the Riverdale-Yonkers Ethical Cultural Society. Lindsey has been honored to perform with folk and jazz singing notables as DuPree of the duo group Casselbury and DuPree, Bev Grant, Judy Gorman, Mike Glick, Barry Kornhauser, Daniel Carter and Bern Nix. In 2011, she formulated the band The Human Hearts Trio with Reggie Sylvester on drums and Michael Trotman on bass. The trio has performed extensively throughout the city and tri-state areas.
DJ ROSÉ (Jenny Rodil)
Friday Happy Hour Room
DJ ROSÉ (Jenny Rodil) is a Pinay DJ and entrepreneur from Diamond Bar, California. An education professional by day, and DJ / events director by night, Jenny pursues opportunities to establish genuine connections and curates memorable events. As an open-format and mobile DJ, Jenny provides sounds for community and private events, bars, & clubs. She is a 90’s hip hop & RnB aficionado that curates sounds that guarantee feel-good party vibes and sentimental tunes. Her favorite music selection includes hip hop, RnB, island reggae, soul, and funk.