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Lyricism Then And Now

Apr 02 2017

Sunday, April 23rd, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Lyricism Then and Now connects the musical and personal lives of composers across time. From grand sonatas written at the end of a composer's life to miniatures that tell short stories about moments and people, these pieces will carry listeners deep into the inner lives of the composers whose music they are hearing. Carolyn Enger performs works by Beethoven, Schubert, Copland, Bernstein, and Rorem, bridging the gap between the great Romantic composers and the great American composers of the mid-twentieth century.

The East End Trio’s Pop Songbook

Mar 20 2017

Sunday, April 2nd, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Join Mike, Miranda and Doug as they perform some of their favorite songs by artists and composers that have both inspired and influenced them.  The show will feature a performance along with a bit of musical trivia and nostalgia, all performed within the East End Trio’s unique blend of style, grace and originality.

An Afternoon of Irish Music with Ed Ryan

Mar 07 2017

Sunday, March 19 at 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Ed Ryan makes the kind of music that you never get tired of listening to. The Long Island singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist has been described as "an unusual blend of unbridled cynic and hopeless romantic" and is a man whose powerful voice and sharp wit have made him a popular favorite in and out of the music scene.  A respected entertainer in the Irish-American community, Ed has become quite popular, most notably for his searing rendition of "Danny Boy" and for his humorous (and most requested) original sing-along titled "The Drinking Song."  A true storyteller and an outstanding entertainer, Ed Ryan promises to deliver a delightful afternoon of Irish music.

Cross Island, An Afternoon of Music

Feb 27 2017

Sunday, March 5 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Cross Island - cellist Suzanne Mueller and pianist Elinor Abrams Zayas - is known for presenting concerts spanning centuries, styles, and genres. Their programs seamlessly blend beloved classics with new discoveries. The performers will share information to enhance the audience's understanding and appreciation about the composers and works presented through, and the concert will include a free improvisation - a spontaneous work created in performance and never to be repeated!

Hart & Soul

Feb 05 2017

Sunday, February 26th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Enjoy the sounds of a wide range of music from the 60s to today including classic rock, dance disco, Motown, R&B and more.  Hart & Soul’s lively sound will have you up out of your seats, clapping your hands, stomping your feet, and singing along!  This show is sure to please audiences of all ages!

Warm Up With the Great American Songbook

Jan 02 2017

Sunday, January 22nd, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Singin’ With Piano brings you a warm celebration of The Great American Songbook, also known as "American Standards". Christopher Judge (vocalist) and Dan Fogel (pianist) perform some of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century. You may recognize their repertoire from enduring songs of the 1920s to the 1950s that were created for Broadway theatre, musical theatre, and Hollywood musical film. Some of these songs have more recently been covered by vocalists such as Harry Connick, Jr., Michael Bublé or Diana Krall.

Jimmy Moore: The Holiday Show

Nov 21 2016

Sunday, December 4th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. We welcome back vocalist Jimmy Moore, just in time for the holidays!  This show will feature a delightful variety of classic holiday and popular winter songs. Expect a high-spirited performance which will warm you, your family, and friends on a cold day.   Suitable for the whole family; you can sing along to “Jingle Bells,” “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” “The Dreidel Song,” “White Christmas,” and “The Hanukah Song.”  Enjoy classics as well as other holiday tunes made famous in Broadway shows and movies. A terrific show just in time to get you in the mood for your holiday festivities!

“As I See It” A Musical Performance by Lois Morton

Nov 07 2016

Sunday, November 20th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. A uniquely interesting singer-songwriter, Lois is known for her humorous songs of social commentary on subjects such as clutter, cell phones and diets – songs that will keep you laughing while “tugging at your heartstrings”. Don’t miss this laugh-out-loud presentation!

Bringing the Great Concert Hall Music to the People

Oct 23 2016

Sunday, November 6th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. A remarkably versatile musician, Anton Del Forno is a prominent guitar virtuoso who is tireless in his efforts to introduce listeners to his instrument’s rich repertoire.  Join us for this concert hall style performance covering a wide variety of pieces from composers such as Sor, Guiliani, Tarrega, Carcassi, Paganini and Villa-Lobos. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to experience a Carnegie Hall performance in your hometown!