NYC Station to Host Han Bennink 70th Birthday Concert

WKCR will also present a 5-day broadcast festival for the drummer

WKCR, Columbia University’s noncommercial, student-run radio station, will sponsor a 70th birthday concert for Dutch drummer Han Bennink. The personnel performing will include Bennink, Richard Teitelbaum, Ray Anderson, Mark Dresser and Uri Caine.

The show takes place April 21 at the Italian Academy at Columbia University 1161 Amsterdam Avenue, in New York. Concert time: is 7:30 p.m. Ticket price: $20 advance, $25 at the door.

WKCR will also present a five-day broadcast festival dedicated to the music of Bennink, April 17-21.