Fostering a Love of Jazz in Teens

Who are the John Coltranes, Miles Davises and Dave Brubecks of tomorrow? One might find them in a new teen jazz ensemble offered by Jazz Forum Arts in Tarrytown beginning in February. Students in grades 5-12 will learn swing, bebop, fusion and other jazz styles from drummer and percussionist Ron Vincent, who has introduced young … Read More »

Serious Fun Arts Fest 
Headliner Announced: Sammy Rae and the Friends

High-energy, spirited and unrestrained. These are the self-defined words used to describe on-the-rise Brooklyn band Sammy Rae and the Friends. The band recently sold out New York City’s Terminal 5 venue, but this fall they make their way to Westchester to headline ArtsWestchester’s Serious Fun Arts Fest in White Plains.  The outdoor concert on October … Read More »

A Front Row Seat of the Hudson

Music in the Air is a directory of free and affordable (under $20) outdoor cultural events taking place in the County between July and September. For a full list of these concerts, visit: artsw.org/musicintheair. by Katherine Doherty Hudson River Museum (HRM) welcomes back audiences for the tenth season of its annual Summer Amphitheater Series. This year, … Read More »