Composer Christian Wolff with score

Mount Tremper Arts Summer Festival opens with ICE

Situated in the Catskill Mountains between Woodstock and Phoenicia, Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) is an artist-run multidisciplinary arts center that supports contemporary artists in the creation and presentation of new works of art….

Peter Frampton

Peter Frampton & Doobie Brothers at Bethel Woods

Peter Frampton was solidly in the rock-star conversation even before Frampton Comes Alive catapulted him to an unsustainable megastardom: the kind of exposure from which there is no easy return and no gentle…

On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 11 through 13 at 5 p.m., you can watch talented actors from 7 to 12 years of age perform Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Little Globe Outdoor Stage in West Shokan. (photo by Dion Ogust)

Kids’ Almanac (July 10-17)

“One of summer’s small pleasures: very few socks to deal with.” – Jessica Iaia, owner, Half Moon Books   Dutchess Outreach soup kitchen needs volunteers I wish I could say that soup kitchens…

Vladimir Feltsman

Vladimir Feltsman & 20 years of PianoSummer

For three weeks in July, gifted young musicians from all over the world will be coming to SUNY-New Paltz to study at the PianoSummer Institute. The public will have an opportunity to attend…

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Hudson Project: 85 bands, thousands of music fans in Saugerties

Twenty years after Woodstock ’94, the fields of Winston Farm in Saugerties will once again come alive with the sound of music, July 11-13. The Hudson Project Music & Arts Festival will include…

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Get ready for the Hudson Project festival in Saugerties

  The music festival as we know it today has its roots in the Hudson Valley. And while the producers of the Hudson Project, which comes to Winston Farm in Saugerties from July…

William Galison

Gardiner Library hosts harmonica virtuoso William Galison

In recent decades, we’ve tended to think of the harmonica mainly as a blues instrument. But there was a time when harmonica-players were treated with a lot more respect. Woodstock music veteran John…

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Poughkeepsie hosts Dragon Boat Races this Saturday

Considering the way that the opening of the Hudson River Rowing Association Community Boathouse on the Poughkeepsie waterfront has pumped up local interest in human-powered competitive boating, converging with the fact that Arts…

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Golden Grass & INNIS headline Smashcrashbash in Hudson

Dear Artists,     In order to qualify for Smashcrashbash, Hudson’s semi-regular rock ‘n’ roll party at the Half Moon, you must: A) Smash B) Crash or C) Bash To recruit his acts, series…

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July Jamboree at Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary

The Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary will host its eighth annual July Jamboree on Saturday, July 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy veggie food trucks serving vegan ice cream and chickpea-based sandwiches…

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