Fire at Pianos this Morning

Posted on: August 21st, 2009 at 4:06 pm by

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We just walked past Pianos at 158 Ludlow and learned that the local performance space had a fire earlier this morning.  As we speak, workers are installing new glass panes to replace all the shattered windows, as others sweep and clear out the interior.  The employee managing the situation was understandably reluctant with any formal details, but said that a “little fire” started at roughly 6 am.  According to their official Twitter page, however, it was an electrical fire.

UPDATE: Per Pianos’ website,

PIANOS WILL BE CLOSED TONIGHT DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL. WE WILL REOPEN TOMORROW: BUSINESS AS USUAL!

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