Music

Get Swinging with Judy Carmichael at Bay Street

Pianist. Singer. Raconteuse. Judy Carmichael is 100 percent proof that you can take an infectious style of music (and an equally infectious personality) anywhere — from a posh nightclub in London or Carnegie Hall, to a stage in front of 10,000 Brazilians, or even a drafty castle in Scotland at the behest of a fan.

David Bouchier Offers a Taste of The Real South of France

WSHU FM’s weekly essayist and Long Island resident David Bouchier will be at the Rogers Memorial Library on Thursday, September 19, at 1 p.m. to give a talk entitled, “The Real South of France.”

September Songs Comes to Guild Hall in East Hampton

On Sunday, September 8, at 3 p.m. Opera & Broadway of the Hamptons returns to Guild Hall to continue a 30-year tradition of bringing...

A Performance Series for Pianists on the Verge of Greatness

Seventeen years ago when Liliane Questel pulled into the Avram Theater parking lot at what was then Southampton College for a Pianofest concert, she was struck by how many cars there were. That observation led Questel, who is, herself, a pianist, to create the Rising Stars Piano Series at the Southampton Cultural Center.

The Complete Unknowns Come to Bay Street in Sag Harbor

Going to Bay Street Theater to hear The Complete Unknowns, the East End’s favorite Bob Dylan tribute band, has become something of a tradition...

PubSci at the Parrish Where Sculpture, Sound and Simulation Collide

Science and art merge at the Parrish Art Museum when a Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) scientist, a Stony Brook University music professor, and an interdisciplinary...

Mames Babegenush: Where Eastern European Ecstacy Meets Nordic Funk

On its surface, it would appear to be a rather unlikely musical mash up. But this six-piece Danish klezmer band, has actually gained quite a reputation among a diverse range of fans since forming in Copenhagen in 2004.

Judy Collins Looks at Life From Both Sides Now

It’s hard to fathom the impact singer/songwriter Judy Collins had on the music scene back in the 1960s and early ’70s. Not only is...

“Romeo and Juliet” Redux, Courtesy of Benatar and Giraldo

Rock superstar Pat Benatar and her husband, Neil Giraldo, after 40 years together, still identify strongly with “Romeo and Juliet.” So much so, in fact, that they’re developing a musical based on the play.

Village Board Calls for Standards Before Waiving Licensing Fees for Non-Profits

The Sag Harbor mayor and trustees voted 5-0 on August 13 to have their attorney draft a proposed code amendment “to clarify our standards” for exemptions from licensing fees, as Trustee James Larocca put it in his motion. The exemption would not apply to reimbursements for the village’s police and other personnel costs.

G.E. Smith’s PORTRAITS series brings Tommy Emmanuel and Amy Helm to Guild Hall

On Tuesday, August 13, at 8 p.m., G.E. Smith presents his next PORTRAITS show at Guild Hall with featured artists Australian guitar virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel and Americana musician Amy Helm.

Pianofest Students Make Themselves at Home

One house, four weeks, 11 pianos, 12 musicians. The result is a limitless level of talent, energy and camaraderie. Welcome to Pianofest in the Hamptons.

Music Festival May Have More Luck This Time with Bid for a Fee Waiver

There were signs last week that the Sag Harbor Village Board of Trustees, under a new mayor, may be open to waiving the licensing fees it charges the non-profit Sag Harbor American Music Festival to use public facilities.

Music Festival Asks Once More for a Break on Sag Harbor’s Fees for Events

There were signs last week that the Sag Harbor Village Board of Trustees, under a new mayor, may be open to waiving the licensing fees it charges the non-profit Sag Harbor American Music Festival to use public facilities.

Abelita Mateus Takes Piano to ‘The Terrace’

Abelita Mateus is a singer, songwriter and pianist, part of the new generation of great Brazilian musicians.

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A Sisterhood of Support in ‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’ At Southampton Arts...

On October 19, Southampton Arts Center (SAC) and the Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital will present the play “Love, Loss and What I Wore” in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month & National Mammography Day.

Talia Carner Discusses Her Book ‘The Third Daughter’

Talia Carner, a human rights activist and award-winning author of five novels about social issues, will discuss her latest novel, "The Third Daughter," on Saturday, October 19, at 6 p.m. at Janet Lehr Fine Arts in East Hampton.

Go on an ‘Odyssey’ at Ashawagh Hall

The work of artists Bill Kiriazis and Scott Sandell will be featured in an exhibition on October 19 and 20 at Ashawagh Hall in Springs.