Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 4 PM Galileo's Daughters is excited to bring Perpetual Motion back to New York City for a performance as a part of Salon/Sanctuary's mini-series "Fiat Lux" ("Let There Be Light") at the Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Avenue. Enjoy the below preview of the show! You can purchase tickets to the event here
News: Galileo's Daughters concert at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu Galileo's Daughters enjoyed performing Perpetual Motion for the 50th anniversary of the Institute for Astronomy on June 27, 2017. The whole anniversary was a stellar success, and we were even treated to a VIP tour of the Mauna Kea observatories on the Big Island! Announcing Dava Sobel's latest book! The Glass Universe tells the story of the women who worked at the Harvard College Observatory from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s. Observatory director Edward Pickering hired them because he believed women were careful workers--and would accept lower pay than men. There was a broad field for “woman’s work”in that exciting period when photography upended astronomy.
Read both Galileo's Daughters' stellar preview and review in the Santa Cruz, CA Sentinel about their performance of "Perpetual Motion: Galileo and His Revolutions"
Sarah Pillow's crossover of Henry Purcell's "O Let Me Weep" was featured in an encore broadcast from John Schaefer's WNYC New Sounds program. The whole program is a great listen, (program #2209) or cue ahead to 36:30 minutes into the program to hear Sarah. WNYC New Sounds