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NYU Presents “Poe and Beethoven” a Gothic Music Performance by Outis on Nov. 12, at 6:00 PM

November 5, 2009
N-125, 2009-10

New York University’s Poe Room and Office of Government and Community Affairs presents a magical and creative evening of Edgar A. Poe’s poetry combined with Ludwig van Beethoven’s music. Don’t miss this opportunity to see three members of Outis, Jered Gallagher, Michael Miduski, and Joe Stark perform live.

  • WHAT: The musical group Outis performing gothic music by Edgar A. Poe & Beethoven
  • WHEN: Thursday, November 12, 2009, 6:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • WHERE: NYU School of Law, 245 Sullivan Street, Furman Hall, Room 216

A reception will immediately follow the performance until 8:00 PM in the Poe Room at the Law School.

This event is free and open to the public with photo ID. To RSVP, please call 212.998.6943 or email

For more information, the public should call 212.998.2400.

About Outis: What do you get when you combine the genius poetry of Edgar Allan Poe with the brilliant music of Ludwig van Beethoven? The answer: “Outis” Released in January 2009 for the Poe Bicentennial, “Outis” creates the illusion of two of the most influential artists of the Romantic Period being in a rock band together. Songs include: “Lenore,” combining Beethoen’s Lenore Overture No. 3, Op. 72a and the words to Poe’s “Lenore;” “Alone Within a Dream” combining Beethoven’s Symphony No.7 in A, Op.92 II Allegretto and the words to Poe’s “Alone” and “A Dream Within a Dream;” among others.

The event is sponsored by the Office of Government & Community Affairs and Lois Rakoff, Community Director of the Poe Room.

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Events and Traditions

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Christopher James | (212) 998-6876


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