Joey Alexander: From Bali and Beyond

by Michelle Falkenstein Born in Denpasar, Bali to a family of modest means, Joey Alexander became intrigued by his parents’ classic jazz albums at age six. But the young boy was more than a passive listener, playing along on his miniature electric keyboard aided by his preternaturally gifted ear. His parents soon realized they were … Read More »

JazzFest Profile: Saxophonist Grace Kelly

by Alyssa Monte Saxophonist Grace Kelly is altering traditional ideas of jazz music while making notable strides in her genre. Performing in over 30 countries, recording thirteen albums, and being a member of the house band for Late Night Show with Stephen Colbert are only a handful of her accomplishments thus far.      Added … 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 »