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Bargemusic

Fulton Ferry Landing at Old Fulton and Furman Sts, New York City, NY
+1 718-624-2083
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Unique & excellent

We made the trip to Brooklyn on a Sunday afternoon not quite knowing what to expect. What we got... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
StevoHughes1
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Beautiful

This place was so beautiful. My boyfriend brought me here for my birthday to hear Handel and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Csymphony
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Classical music is hosted on a barge in the East River (near the Brooklyn Bridge).
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Fulton Ferry Landing at Old Fulton and Furman Sts, New York City, NY
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We made the trip to Brooklyn on a Sunday afternoon not quite knowing what to expect. What we got was an hour and a half of great classical music (Mozart Piano Quartet, Mendelssohn Piano Trio, Bach) played by amazing classical musicians on a gently rocking...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This place was so beautiful. My boyfriend brought me here for my birthday to hear Handel and Beethoven sonatas. I'm not really good on boats so at first the swaying bothered me. Once I focused on the performance I was fine. It's a recital atmosphere....More

Thank Csymphony
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Some of the finest classical musicians perform at the intimate Barge Music venue at ticket prices that are a fraction of concert halls prices. We Brooklyn locals and some savvy tourists know that this gorgeous space offers air conditioned views of Manhattan -- particularly striking...More

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first experience at Bargemusic - what an unexpected treat! Having attended numerous classical concerts, we had heard through friends how Bargemusic was presenting high-level, quality artists. We were impressed with the intimate and romantic setting it offered. The artist featured last night...More

Thank tangomamma
Reviewed 22 December 2016

One of the joys of NYC is to take a water taxi from the Upper East Side south to Brooklyn Bridge Park, eat an early dinner at one of the very good restaurants in or near the park, attend a concert at the Barge, and...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Visited end October with a lovely autumnal vibe in surrounding Brooklyn Bridge Park. Great location for River Cafe and Ice cream factory. Wonderful backdrop to hear the Manhattan Symphony play Beethoven amongst others. Just a little different to everything else on offer. Great experience.

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I took a friend visiting NYC, it's a nice change from all the touristy things, very local. Amazing musicians and music and gorgeous views of the city and Brooklyn.

Thank Jodie K
Reviewed 3 September 2016

On the Brooklyn waterfront, inside a barge which sways to the water currents, this is a venue which promises innovative musical efforts. Not for the close minded classical in heart.

Thank golem67
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Parked just under the Brooklyn end of the Brooklyn Bridge, Bargemusic is, in fact, a barge that can accommodate an audience of about 60. It offers stunning views of Manhattan, exquisite music, and an atmosphere of quiet, unpretentious pleasure. Either before or after, you can...More

Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Such a lovely setting for chamber music. The audience was friendly and the players really connected personally. The view is lovely. It is a bit disconcerting that the barge rocks and rolls on the water throughout the evening. If you are prone to dizziness or...More

Thank Ann S
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JKeld
5 September 2016|
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Response from jaseaton | Reviewed this property |
The times I've gone people ranged from business casual to formal. I think you'd feel comfortable in anything's for more substantial than shorts or a bathing suit. Dark jeans and a blazer would be fine.
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Enigmaticall
5 July 2016|
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Remains docked always.
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