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Life is Large! A Concert to Benefit Axial Theatre Featuring The Kennedys and Hope Machine

Friday, September 22nd, 2017  8 p.m.

Life is Large! A Concert to Benefit Axial Theatre Featuring The Kennedys and Hope Machine

Chappaqua Performing Arts Center

480 N. Bedford Road
Chappaqua, NY 10514

PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE: click here

ARTISTS:  For over two decades, husband and wife Pete and Maura Kennedy have traversed the highways and byways of the US and the UK, as a folk/pop duo and as members of Nanci Griffith's Blue Moon Orchestra. As The Kennedys, they have released over a dozen CDs, are longtime core artists on WFUV, and were named Artists-in-Residence at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Their original music is uplifting, encouraging and empowering, and their choice of covers is emblematic of their love for the classic songwriting of Buddy Holly, The Beatles and Bob Dylan. Long time New York City residents, they are regulars at the Clearwater Festival and have played legendary venues including Carnegie Hall, the Beacon Theater and the late lamented Bottom Line.

ABOUT AXIAL:  An ensemble-based Westchester theater organization comprised of artists committed to creating professional theater and a vital educational experience for emerging artists. Axial is committed to producing plays, both new and old that speak to issues relevant to today's world.  We also offer programs in acting for children, teens, and adults, and workshops


Groovin' in New Fairfield presents Joe Crookston with special guest Marianne Osiel

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017  7:30pm

Groovin' in New Fairfield presents Joe Crookston with special guest Marianne Osiel

Groovin' in New Fairfield Coffeehouse, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield, CT 06812

33 Route 37
New Fairfield, CT 06812

phone: 203-312-5665

PRICE: $10.00

PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE: click here

website: www.groovininnewfairfield.com

Groovin’ in New Fairfield is thrilled to welcome back JOE CROOKSTON with special guest MARIANNE OSIEL on Saturday, September 23 at 7:30pm, at the New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield, CT.  Tickets are $10 and doors open at 6:45 pm.  

JOE CROOKSTON is a master storyteller, songwriter, guitarist, painter, fiddler, slide player, eco-village member and believer in all things possible. He was named 2016 Folk Alliance International Artist-in- Residence and signed to Tamulevich Artist Management along with John Gorka and Peter Yarrow. His music swirls with themes of lightness, darkness, clocks ticking, weeping willows, cynicism, hope and the cycles of life and rebirth.  If you love a moving song and musical madness, Joe delivers it all - the melodies, the lyrics, the energy and a deep passion for exceptionally well-written songs.  You haven't really experienced the magic of Joe Crookston until you have seen him perform live.  www.joecrookston.com

MARIANNE OSIEL began her career as an oboist with the Nashville Symphony and while there became immersed in the Nashville world of songwriting and pop music.  Marianne is a consummate musician with her music rooted in blues, rock and jazz and with a keen harmonic sensibility.  She has been a sought after "sideman" as a slide guitarist, oboist and singer, with such artists as Jackson Brown, John Hall (Orleans), Ashley Cleveland, Daryll Tookes and Joel Sinnier, as well as a member of several symphony orchestras.  She also has numerous original recordings, including a live album recorded at the Bluebird Cafe.  https://www.facebook.com/marianneosiel

Advance tickets can be purchased at the New Fairfield Senior Center or by mail.  Payments made my mail should be payable to Groovin’ in New Fairfield, c/o New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield, CT.  06812.  Please allow sufficient time when mailing.  All sales are final.  Tickets can also be purchased at the door, pending availability.  Additionally, a moderately priced dinner catered by Bruno’s Restaurant is offered before the show.  Choices include:  eggplant rollatini, chicken francese, pizza, coffee, tea, hot mulled cider, water and homemade desserts.  For additional information, contact us at grcoffeehouse@gmail.com.

About Groovin’ in New Fairfield:  Groovin’ in New Fairfield seeks to develop and promote ongoing, regularly scheduled live music programs in New Fairfield and surrounding areas.  It is a non-profit organization supported by sponsors, local businesses, grants from charitable organizations and patron donations and is staffed by volunteers.  It operates under the New Fairfield Parks and Recreation Commission.   www.groovininnewfairfield.com


Karen Hudson River Trio

Sunday, September 24th, 2017  8PM

Karen Hudson River Trio

An Beal Bocht Cafe

445 W 238th St.
Riverdale Bronx, NY


Saturday, September 30th, 2017  10:30 a.m.

Andrew V. Craig and Old Dogs, New Tricks

Bronxville Farmers Market

Andrew will be performing his reflective, original songs in the style of pseudo swing, jazz, Bossa nova, folk, pop. Joining him on guitar will be Charlie Rhyner.
Old Dogs, New Tricks (Jim Howe and Mark Davis) will be performing their thoughtful original and cover songs.

Come on over shop and say "hi" !


Joni and James : The Music of Joni Mitchell and James Taylor performed by  Anne Carpenter and Peter Calo

Sunday, October 1st, 2017  7:30pm

Joni and James : The Music of Joni Mitchell and James Taylor performed by  Anne Carpenter and Peter Calo

The Towne Crier Cafe - Beacon

379 Main Street
Beacon, NY

phone: 845 855 1300

PRICE: $15.00

website: http://www.townecrier.com/

Joni Mitchell and James Taylor, two songwriting giants, created some of the most endearing and lasting music of out time, Anne Carpenter and Peter Calo visit their immense library of music
Performing classics as well as deep tracks alike. Join Anne and Peter for an intimate and informal evening of great music with surprise guests.


Phil Dollard at the Croton Farmers' Market

Sunday, October 1st, 2017  10AM

Phil Dollard at the Croton Farmers' Market

Croton Farmers Market

lot behind 1 Croton Point Ave. (cross from train station.)
Croton on Hudson, NY

website: downtoearthmarkets.com

I'll be returning to the Croton Market To kick of the Autumnal leg of my Acoustic All Organic tour on Oct. 1st. Stop by to stock up and I'll play ome tunes for you as you shop.


Fred Gillen Jr solo Show

Friday, October 6th, 2017  8 pm

Fred Gillen Jr solo Show

Coffee Labs

7 Main Street
Tarrytown, NY 10591

phone: 914-332-1479

website: www.fredgillenjr.com


Larry Kolker Trio at the Green Growler

Saturday, October 7th, 2017  8 pm

Larry Kolker Trio at the Green Growler

The Green Growler

4 Croton Point Avenue
Croton-on-Hudson, NY

phone: (914) 862-0961

website: www.thegreengrowler.com

Rare appearance of the LK Trio, at the GG.  Great craft beer and stuff to eat.  The Green Growler is right at the edge of the Croton Harmon Metro North station.  With Sticks Levine on drums and the astounding Danny Elias on clarinet.

And SAVE THE DATE!  November 1, 2017, 9 pm Larry Kolker record release show at the Triad Theatre on West 72nd St. in Manhattan.  Full band show.  You will not believe this band.  More details to follow....


Phil Dollard at the Piermont Farmers' Market

Sunday, October 8th, 2017  11 AM til 1 PM

Phil Dollard at the Piermont Farmers' Market

Piermont Farmers Market

M&T Bank Parking lot, 527 Piermont Ave.
Piermont, NY

If you're West of the Hudson on 10/8, be sure to stop by the Piermont Farmers' Market, right in the center of town. I'll be playing a couple of sets of down home Americana, roots, blues.. the usual finger-picking & slide stuff to keep your toes tapping as you shop.


Fred Gillen Jr What She Said

Sunday, October 15th, 2017  3pm

Fred Gillen Jr What She Said

Seven Freedoms Music Center

22 Railroad Avenue
Montgomery, NY

phone: (845) 457-1463

website: http://hvmusic.com/listing/serv_detail.p...

I'm so happy to be back, at their new location. I'm so happy to do a show at a RECORD STORE! There will be light refreshments.


Greenheart Fundraiser show

Saturday, October 21st, 2017  7 p.m.

Greenheart Fundraiser show

The Upstream Gallery

8 Main Street
Hastings on Hudson, NY 10706

phone: (914) 674-8548

website: http://upstreamgallery.com

James Dean Conklin, Julie Corbalis, Laura Bowman, Andy Mattina, Fred Gillen Jr., and special guests. This band is amazing! We are fundraising for our trip to Nepal for the "Tie The Trash" project. If you can't make it, please consider donating here: https://www.gofundme.com/greenheartnepal2017


Karen Hudson River Trio

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017  8PM

Karen Hudson River Trio

An Beal Bocht Cafe

445 W 238th St.
Riverdale Bronx, New York


Phil Dollard Returns to the Croton Market

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017  10 AM til Noon

Phil Dollard Returns to the Croton Market

Croton Farmers Market

1 Croton Point Avenue (across fro train station)
Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Back here at this vibrant farmers' Market in Croton to round out the Autumnal All Organic tour. Stop by if you're in the area... or make a special trip. It's heart-healthy.


Art For The Heart - Benefit for American Heart Association

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017  3pm

Art For The Heart - Benefit for American Heart Association

The Bean Runner Cafe

201 S. Division & Esther Street
Peekskill, NY

phone: 914-737-1701

website: http://honor.americanheart.org/site/TR/F...

Come join us to celebrate the art of Jan Horton and to raise money for the American Heart Association.

Jan Horton was an accomplished landscape painter influenced by Thomas Cole and the Hudson River School. Her painting have been featured and sold all over the country. Some have made it as far away as Europe. She was commissioned by Governor Pataki to paint three paintings for him that hung in the Governors office.

There will be one of Jan's painting for sale by Silent Auction. Most painting will not be for sale at this time. All profits from the sale will be donated to the American Heart Association.

There will be musical performances by Scoot Horton, George Mallas, and George Gierer.

Scoot Horton is a country/folk singer. He released his debut cd "Six 2 Seven" in 2015 and is at work writing for his next release. He has been described as "Woody Guthrie meets the Sex Pistols".

George Mallas has been playing piano since he was six years old. he is heavily influenced by Joni Mitchell, Jackson Browne, Elton John, Cat Stevens, and James Taylor. George's first solo cd is called "Small Reminders".

George Gierer is the guitar/banjo player in the duo Pluck & Rail. George will be making a rare solo appearance playing songs from Pluck & Rails debut cd "Trigger" as well as songs from his previous band South County.

All Profits from this show will go to the American Heart Association.

To make a donation click on the link.
Thank you


Fred Gillen Jr Solo Show

Saturday, November 4th, 2017  8 pm

Fred Gillen Jr Solo Show

The Green Growler

368 S. Riverside Ave.
Croton-on-Hudson, NY

phone: (914) 862-0961

website: www.thegreengrowler.com