Pin It

Nightlife Highlights: Darol Anger, Emy Phelps, and Friends 

Darol Anger, Emy Phelps, and Friends

May 16. You might not recognize master fiddler and multi-instrumentalist Darol Anger by name, but if you've ever been a "Car Talk" listener you've heard him play: That's Anger on the show's driving (heh) bluegrass theme, "Dawggy Mountain Breakdown" by the David Grisman Quintet. Anger, who slides into the Rosendale Cafe for this spring hoedown, also cofounded the Darol Anger / Barbara Higbie Quintet and the jazz-leaning Turtle Island String Quartet. He currently leads Republic of Strings and has played in Psychograss, the Duo, Fiddlers Four, Mr. Sun, and other projects. Singer and guitarist Emy Phelps toured for seven years with Brian Ransom's Ceramic Ensemble and recently returned to the stage after taking time off to research indigenous music in Peru, teach elementary and middle school, and raise four children. (Bravo, Emy!) 8pm. $20. (Jessy Carolina and the Hot Mess heat things up May 2; Ameranouche swings by May 23.) Rosendale. (845) 658-9048; Rosendalecafe.com.

Speaking of...

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • Making the Cut: Decora

    A more serious and committed Hudson Valley musical figure than Decora does not come to mind. Everything the 32-year-old does and says comes with a breathtaking level of locked-down, unwaveringly intense focus.
    • Nov 1, 2015
  • CD Review: Shana Falana

    Here Comes The Wave
    • Apr 1, 2017

Hudson Valley Events

submit event
Wendy Mass Author Visit @ Merritt Bookstore

Wendy Mass Author Visit

Mon., April 24, 4-5 p.m. — New York Times best selling young adult author of Every Soul a...
Southern Ulster County Chamber of Commerce and Esopus Business Alliance Partnered Mixer @ Molly Rose Pub

Southern Ulster County Chamber of Commerce and Esopus Business Alliance Partnered Mixer

Mon., April 24, 5:30-7:30 p.m. — Southern Ulster County Chamber, and the Esopus Business Alliance, join together again...

View all of today's events

Latest in Music

Related to Music

  • The Moonlights Sunday Brunch
  • The Moonlights Sunday Brunch

    The Moonlights, a debut musical collaboration for families, is making the rounds at a series of live performances, including two of the upcoming Sunday Brunch at the Falcon in Marlboro.
    • Mar 20, 2017
  • Opera in Phoenicia Park
  • Opera in Phoenicia Park

    With its open-air format, where attendees picnic in the parks and watch the stars emerge during performances, and its $5 youth tickets, the Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice is the perfect place to share with children a love of music and theater, in a variety of styles.
    • Jul 25, 2016
  • More »

More by Peter Aaron

Hudson Valley Tweets