A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed

Lou Reed. Schinitzer Concert Hall Portland, OR

Source: Lincoln Center Out of Doors.

11:00 am–4:00 pm
Alice Tully Hall Morgan Stanley Lobby
(An immersive sound installation created from six of Lou Reed’s guitars and amps in a feedback loop.)

11:30 am
Damrosch Park Bandshell
Rock & Roll
House band with Don Fleming, Sal Maida, Kenny Margolis, Lee Ranaldo, Steve Shelley, and Matt Sweeney
Guest singers: Joan As Police Woman, David Johansen, Lenny Kaye, Jesse Malin, Kembra Pfahler, Felice Rosser, Harper Simon, Jon Spencer, Bush Tetras, JG Thirlwell, and Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

12:00 pm–7:00 pm
Film Society’s Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center’s Amphitheater, 144 West 65th Street
12:00 pm Red Shirley
1:30 pm A Night with Lou Reed
3:00 pm Red Shirley
4:00 pm Rock and Roll Heart
5:30 pm A Night with Lou Reed

Selections of Lou Reed recordings from Lou Reed – The RCA & Arista Album Collection (Legacy Recordings/Sony Music Entertainment)

A Night with Lou Reed is presented courtesy of Lightyear Entertainment.

2:00 pm
Hearst Plaza
Tai chi chuan and weapon demonstrations by Master Ren GuangYi
Eagle claw weapons demonstration by Masters Emmanuel Sam and Paul Lee

3:00 pm
Hearst Plaza
Pass Thru Fire: Lyrics of Lou Reed
Readings by Elizabeth Ashley, Steve Buscemi, Anne Carson, Kim Cattrall, Willem Dafoe, A.M. Homes, Natasha Lyonne, Julian Schnabel, Fisher Stevens, and Anne Waldman

7:30 pm
Damrosch Park Bandshell
Lou Reed’s Love Songs
featuring Laurie Anderson, Anohni, Emily Haines, Garland Jeffreys, David Johansen, Mark Kozelek, Bill Laswell, John Cameron Mitchell, Maxim Moston, Jenni Muldaur, Jane Scarpantoni, Victoria Williams, Jim White, John Zorn, and more

10:30 pm
Damrosch Park Bandshell
Lou Reed’s Berlin
(Film screening with headphones)