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The New Blue Riders Founding Members to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell



What: The New Blue Riders, a newly formed art group, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square. In honor of the occasion, founding members Anton S. Kandinsky, Sophie Matisse, Laurance Rassin and David Noah Burliuk will preside over the Closing Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Friday, July 17th, 2009 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contacts: Tracy Memoli (212) 329-1436 NASDAQ MarketSite: Robert Madden (646) 441-5045

Feed Information:

The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.

Radio Feed:

An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.


A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at:


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About The New Blue Riders:

The New Blue Riders takes their name from the historic Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider). Founding members of the art group include: Anton S. Kandinsky, Sophie Matisse, Laurance Rassin and David Noah Burliuk. Displaying inherited styles of artistic expression by Wassily Kandinsky, Henri Matisse, David Burliuk, these four leading New York-based artists merge their talents to create the group, The New Blue Riders. Illustrated in the members' art work you will see references of impressionism, expressionism, contemporary-expressionism, neo-fauvism and gemism.


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