134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536
For the first time, the Katonah Museum of Art and the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts are co-producing a lively trilogy of concerts that brings together three musical genres: roots, jazz, and classical. Pack blankets, chairs, and a picnic dinner and head to the Museum’s Sculpture Garden for summer evenings full of great music.
Wednesday, June 12, July 17, August 14, 6:30 pm
June 12 – Spuyten Duyvil Hailing from the Hudson Valley, Spuyten Duyvil charges the air with their family-friendly jug band energy, soaring vocals, amped-up lap steel guitar, and Chicago-style blues harp.
Tickets to Spuyten Duyvil at [email protected] can be purchased here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/389344
July 17 – Gregg August Trio Jazz bassist and composer, Gregg August’s sensational rhythms span jazz, Latin, classical and avant-garde music scenes. He is joined by soprano saxophonist, Sam Newsome, and drummer, E. J. Strickland.
Tickets to Gregg August at [email protected] can be purchased here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/389362
August 14 – The Winds of New York
Strains of Handel, Beethoven, and Françaix float upward through the Sculpture Garden trees, as this classical quartet of flute, oboe, clarinet, and bassoon plays selections composed or arranged for wind instruments.
Tickets to The Winds of New York at [email protected] can be purchased here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/389378
Sponsored by Ellen & Bob Grimes
$15 members, $20 non-members; admission includes complimentary beer and wine. Become a KMA Member at the door and enter free. Gates open at 6:30 for picnicking, concert starts at 7:00. In the event of rain, performances will take place off-site. Check Katonah Museum of Art website for details. For more roots, jazz & classical music visit Caramoor.org.