1. New York based photographer Matthu Placek, hosted his 30th birthday on November 17th 2009 at The Box with a downtown line up of the who's who of New York performance art. Headlining the night was none other than Precious star, Gabourey Sidibe's mother, Alice Tan Ridley, who belted out soul and brought the house down!

    Matthu has focused his work in and around the performing and fine art communities so it is fitting that he should call upon the numerous talents he's met during his 12 years in NYC. Hosted by comic genius Amber Martin and her full vocal range she introduced such artists as Scott Matthew of Shortbus, recent winner of the 2009 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Anthony Roth Costanzo, Fischerspooner's Casey Spooner performing 2 never before heard songs from his forth coming solo album and last but not least Visionaire Co-Founder James Kaliardos performed his first jazz number on stage for the birthday boy.

    Featuring Performances by

    Anthony Roth Costanzo
    Angela Di Carlo
    James Kaliardos
    M Lamar
    Amber Martin
    Scott Matthew
    Our Lady J
    Alice Tan Ridley
    Lady Rizo
    Casey Spooner

    with

    Mike Jackson on Guitar, Our Lady J on Keys, David Burger on Drums, Robert Feldman on Sax & Michael O'Brien on Bass

    Video Credits:

    Film Footage by Russ Turk
    Edited by Alessandro Magania
    Audio Post by Max Tannone

    With Special Thanks to The Box and Subvoyant!

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  2. The beautiful Justin Bond accompanied by Nath Ann Carrera on my roof and under the stars for SALON 100818 singing 22nd Century.

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  3. Clara Kennedy sings Cucurucucu with Duende

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