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Fri., May 25, 7:30 p.m.       

Swing/Jazz/Hawaiian/Vaudeville of the 1920s-40s

SPONSOR: JANE JACOBS MUSIC FUND

Crackin' Foxy is a jazz ensemble featuring close vocal harmony and tight instrumental arrangements. The Saranac Lake—based septet is inspired by Traditional New Orleans Jazz but plays with a fresh and joyful energy all its own. Influences include the Boswell Sisters, Anette Hanshaw, and Django Reinhardt as well as Vaudeville and Hawaiian music of the early 20th century. Mark Hofschneider founded the band in 2010 after his wife suggested he play less clawhammer banjo and more ukulele. Other members include Sarah and Jenny Curtis on vocals, Russ Mulvey on bass, Alex Marklund on guitar, Wayne Davison on sax, trumpet, and clarinet, and Jacob Stern on fiddle.

The Arts Center will be transformed into a nightclub atmosphere for this concert, and wine, beer, and other refreshments will be available.
Website: http://crackinfoxy.com
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/CrackinFoxySwing/
YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPzK5aAND4F46Ec9xYit3AA

Tickets: $15 Arts Center members; $20 non-members; $10 students & youth 17 and under

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Fri., July 6, 7:30 p.m.       

Fiddlers' Hall of Fame inductee Gretchen Koehler and U.S. Jazz Ambassador Daniel Kelly
add new grooves to 200 year old jigs, reels and waltzes. 

“Best New Sounds.” — Thistle & Shamrock, NPR

SPONSOR: JANE JACOBS MUSIC FUND

Fiddler Gretchen Koehler and jazz pianist Daniel Kelly blend the raw energy of American dance fiddling with the lyricism and improvisation of American jazz. "Masterful," writes Fiddler Magazine of the duo's dynamic sound. Koehler, a champion fiddler and Fiddlers' Hall of Fame inductee, is fluent in over a dozen distinct fiddle styles. Kelly, a U.S. State Department Jazz Ambassador, has brought his depth of knowledge of American jazz to audiences around the world. Together, Koehler & Kelly spark an innovative musical conversation while celebrating their deep respect for folk traditions. Their bold approach has caught the attention of the folk music establishment, and they were featured on an episode of NPR's "The Thistle & Shamrock" showcasing the best new sounds.

Tickets: $20 Arts Center members; $25 non-members; $15 students & youth 17 and under

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Pianist Tony Yun

Sun., July 29, 7:30 p.m.       

Juilliard prodigy with a program of classical piano, including Beethoven
SPONSOR: TONY ZAZULA & MARK CHAMBERLAIN

Tickets: $20 Arts Center members; $25 non-members; $15 students & youth 17 and under

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Bob Stump Band

Sat., August 11, 7:30 p.m.    

Bluegrass, rock, blues, R&B

Tickets: $20 Arts Center members; $25 non-members; $15 students & youth 17 and under

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Sat., August 25, 7:30 p.m.    

Country & Western duo
SPONSOR: JANE JACOBS MUSIC FUND  

Tickets: $20 Arts Center members; $25 non-members; $15 students & youth 17 and under

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Karen Whitman & Rick Pantell

Sat., Sept. 15, 7:30 p.m.       

Folk and roots
SPONSOR: PROSPECT POINT COTTAGES

Tickets: $15 Arts Center members; $20 non-members; $10 students & youth 17 and under

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Alex Smith and Dan Berggren

Sat., Sept. 29, 7:30 p.m.    

Adirondack folk & roots

Tickets: $15 Arts Center members; $20 non-members; $10 students & youth 17 and under

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Seagle Music Colony: Hey Big Spender

Sat., October 6, 7:30 p.m.    

Touring musical-theatre/opera program

Tickets: $20 Arts Center members; $25 non-members; $15 students & youth 17 and under

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And stay tuned for more concerts in November and December!

 

        

To let us know who you'd like to see performing
at the Arts Center, please call us at (518) 352-7715,
or email us at office@adirondackarts.org