Hip Tot Music Fest

Hip Tot Music Fest

Tres Leches

Sun, July 8, 2012

Doors: 1:30 pm / Show: 2:00 pm

$8.00 - $35.00

This event is all ages

"Non-walkers" get in FREE *** Family Pack (admits 4) tickets ONLY available in advance

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Hip Tot Music Fest
Hip Tot Music Fest
On the second Sunday of every month we are opening our doors to the premiere family-friendly live music series, the Hip Tot Music Fest. Each month families will enjoy new exciting performers along with arts and crafts, face painting, local food and giveaways. The series is the brainchild of local parents Gabrielle Napolitano (former owner of Still Hip resale boutique) and Adam Meyer (booking agent and musician).
Tres Leches
Tres Leches
This Brooklyn-based trio was formed in the Spring of 2007 with songs that organically emerged from the musical merry-making of three mamas and their babies! Havalah Collins, Renée Skuba, and Jessie White were already professional singers and so, as new mothers, it was only natural for them to begin creating music for children. It was soon discovered that their songs were compelling not only to young ones, but to people of all ages!

Since their first show at KDog & Dunebuggy in March 2008, they have performed in a wide range of venues, to name a few: David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Tony Williams Philadelphia Jazz Festival, Tribeca Film Series for Kids, Maple Street School First Funk Fridays and Gala, Vox Pop Kids Rock!, and Der Schwarze Kölner in Ft. Greene.

Their first album, Tres Leches: Songs, Chants & Lullabies for All Our Relations (May 2009), consists of originals, re-envisioned traditional songs, and sacred chants that span the globe. This CD has quickly reached most-favored status among numerous young children and their parents.