Music

Music Festival Packs Sag Harbor with Dancing in the Streets

With perfect weather conditions setting the stage for the eithth annual Sag Harbor American Music Festival, event organizers said it was the most successful festival to date.

Gene Casey and The Lone Sharks Turn 30, Will Perform at Bay Street

For Gene Casey and The Lone Sharks, the only way to ring in the big 3-0 is with a dance party — rock and roll style.

A Celebration of All Things Sly Comes to Sag Harbor

On Thursday, September 27, Dan Koontz and his hand-picked posse will kick off the eighth season of the Sag Harbor American Music Festival performing the songs made famous by Sly and the Family Stone at 8 p.m. at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor.

A Conversation with Kasia Klimiuk and Anita Boyer

Kasia Klimiuk and Anita Boyer, the co-founders of Our Fabulous Variety Show talk about their new two-woman comedy show, being inspired by Cirque du Soleil and the importance of arts education. 

Synder Steps Down at East End Arts, Hirst Steps Up

East End Arts’ Executive Director, Patricia Snyder has stepped down after 23 years working for the nonprofit arts organization. Shawn Hirst began as East End Arts new executive director on August 31.

Bernstein’s Centennial Celebration Continues with Screening at Pierson

Joining in on the festivities is the “Artists Love Movies” film series, which will conclude with Susan Lacy’s 1998 documentary “Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note” on Sunday, September 16, at Pierson High School in Sag Harbor, to benefit the Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center.

Tovah To Channel Leona Helmsley at Westhampton Beach PAC

Tax evasion and fraud may have taken Leona Helmsley down, but Tovah Feldshuh is bringing her back up in “Tovah is LEONA!,” an all-new show featuring highlights from the Broadway-bound musical, “Queen of Mean.”

Complete Unknowns Interpret the Voice of Dylan

Michael Weiskopf bristles at the word “tribute.” Elvis Presley comes to mind. Frank Sinatra, the Beatles and Michael Jackson — and a mob of celebrity impersonators. But not Bob Dylan — and certainly not Weiskopf’s band, The Complete Unknowns.

Hector Martignon Joins Forces with Foreign Affair Quartet

Two-time Grammy nominee Hector Martignon will return to the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill on Friday, September 7 — but this time, he has the Foreign Affair Quartet in tow.

Hallelujah! Gospel Choir Comes To East End

Founded in 1968, the Howard University Gospel Choir was the first of its kind in the world — a trailblazer for all gospel music ministries on collegiate campuses — and they are still going strong.

A ‘Typhoon of Music and Romance,’ Johnnyswim Comes to Westhampton PAC

Music had led to love, and onto marriage and children — and a collaboration that is stronger than ever as the duo Johnnyswim, who will perform on Saturday at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center.

The Edith and Bennett Band: Folk Music From Familiar Faces

Edith Gawler and Bennett Konesni are not only household faces and names on the East End, but they are household sounds.

Doctorow Brings New Life to Folk Traditions

Caroline Doctorow’s childhood home was once filled with the music, melodies and messages of Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, and Richard and Mimi Fariña. And she never minded.

‘Wet Clutch’ Pushes Boundaries

Billed as an “immersive drive-in dance experience,” the site-specific performance installation by The Dance Cartel will merge into a physical exchange that culminates with a live set by DJ Average Jo on Saturday, August 25, at the Southampton Arts Center.

‘Music Mondays’ Closes on a High Note

Composer and playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda has called Mandy Gonzalez “one of the greatest singers on earth.”

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‘The Wake of the Whale’ Felt in Sag Harbor

Sightings of pilot whales in the frigid Nordic waters have drawn residents of the Faroe Islands to their boats and beaches for nearly 1,000 years.

MFA Alumni Are Big Men, and Women, on Campus

What do Sande Boritz Berger, Maggie Bloomfield, Genevieve Sly Crane, Nora Decter, Joanne Pateman and Allen Retzky all have in common? They are all published authors.