Music

Laurie Anderson Performs ‘Road Rave’ in Sag Harbor

he culmination of The Church’s “Road Rage” exhibition in Sag Harbor will be a September 18 performance by Laurie Anderson, one of America’s most renowned and daring creative pioneers. Known for her use of multimedia in her work as a visual artist, composer, poet, photographer, filmmaker and musician, Anderson will conduct “Road Rave,” a 20 minute concert of orchestrated car horns which she has personally chosen.

Sag Harbor American Music Festival Returns for 10th Year

The 10th annual Sag Harbor American Music Festival (SHAMF) is coming to town from September 23-26. After a year off due to COVID-19, the festival is back with a lineup of completely free outdoor concerts to commemorate its 10th year.

A Weekend with Isaac Mizrahi

Isaac Mizrahi and his band will come to Bay Street Theater to perform live and in-person on Saturday, October 9, at 8 p.m. The concert will be followed by a screening of the award-winning 1995 documentary “Unzipped,” on Sunday, October 10, at 4 p.m., followed by a live Q&A with Mizrahi and the theater’s executive director Tracy Mitchell.

WHBPAC Welcomes The Public Back Into The Theater

Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center honored past and present donors at a special cocktail party on Friday, August 27, preceding its grand reopening celebration featuring Cuban sensation Cimafunk.

Time for Fall Fun at SAC

With summer now setting on the horizon, Southampton Arts Center (SAC) is looking forward to fall and several events in September, including the opening of SAC’s newest exhibition “Clearing the Air: The Transformative Power of the Arts,” a show opening September 17 that is curated by Jay Davis, artist and curator of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s Ambulatory Care Arts Program.

Fall Back in Love with Live Music at WHBPAC

This month, Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center is offering a robust season of live mainstage performances that began Labor Day weekend with two shows from That Motown Band and John Hiatt.

Cristina Fontanelli Brings the Music of Opera and Broadway to Southampton

Music has long been an instrumental part of opera singer Cristina Fontanelli’s life, but during her formative years she could probably never have envisioned just how far it would take her, both in terms of travel and her career.

Brian Stokes Mitchell Comes to WHBPAC

A powerful baritone, Brian Stokes Mitchell has been one of the central leading men of Broadway theater since the 1990s. Mitchell has enjoyed a career that spans Broadway, television, film and concert appearances with the country’s finest conductors and orchestras and on Saturday, September 11, at 8 p.m., he will perform at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center.

Martin Sexton Plays at The Talkhouse

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Martin Sexton will release his new EP “2020 Vision” on September 10 It’s his first new release in six years since his critically acclaimed album “Mixtape of the Open Road.” On Friday, August 21, at 7 p.m. Sexton will be performing at The Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett.

Quogue Chamber Music Welcomes Ulysses String Quartet

Quogue Chamber Music will end its 2021 season on Saturday, September 11, with the Ulysses String Quartet performing a program of Golijov in memory of the 20th anniversary of 9/11, as well as works by Haydn, Ali-Zedah and Mendelssohn.

Opera with Cristina Fontanelli and Friends

On Sunday, September 5, at 4 p.m., Opera & Broadway of the Hamptons and The Cristina Fontanelli Foundation present “From Opera to Broadway: Cristina Fontanelli and her Fabulous Friends,” at The Basilica Parish of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary in Southampton.

Music at Duck Creek

On August 28, at 5 p.m., Kalia Vendever Quartet and The Westerlies perform at the Arts Center at Duck Creek as part of its New Classical Series. This concert is the last of a three-part contemporary classical music series sponsored by The Joel Foundation.

Bay Street Theater Honors Designer and Director Tony Walton

On August 26 at 5 p.m., Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor will present “The Devil is in the Details — A Tribute to Tony Walton” a live and in-person. The evening is a celebration through story and song of the career of award-winning designer and director Tony Walton, hosted by Tony Award-nominee actress and singer Melissa Errico.

Mambo Loco at The Parrish

The Parrish Art Museum will presents a high-charged night of dance and music with Mambo Loco — a crowd favorite band that blends classic Afro-Cuban and Puerto Rican music with "old school" Latin and Latin jazz — and drummer/vocalist/performance artist Mila Tina, who combines percussion, dance, martial arts, music production, and visual design in performances that are multi-sensory experiences.

A Weekend of Happenings at the Arts Center at Duck Creek

This weekend brings art, music and film to Duck Creek.

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