Catskill Mountain Foundation Music Festivals | Festivals | Hudson Valley | Hudson Valley; Chronogram
Pin It

Catskill Mountain Foundation Music Festivals 

click to enlarge Yehuda Hanani with one of his  students.
  • Yehuda Hanani with one of his students.

The Catskill Mountain Foundation brings international music to Hunter and Tannersville. On August 8, the Catskill Jazz Factory hosts "The History of Jazz" at the Doctorow Center for the Arts, highlighting the evolution of jazz from 1890 to the present with a musical demonstration by jazz pianists Marcus Roberts and Aaron Diehl. The Catskill High Peaks Music Festival features compositions in honor of the season of the sun remaining visible on the horizon for 24 hours, with "White Nights" on August 11 and "Season of the Midnight Sun" on August 18. The performances, held at the Orpheum Performing Arts Center, feature music by noted Russian and Nordic composers Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, and Grieg. Music will be performed by classical musicians, including baritone Mischa Bouvier, pianist Vassily Primakov, and Israeli cellist Yehuda Hanani. (518) 263-2000.

Speaking of...

Pin It


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • The Anti-McMansion

    The Tiny House & Green Living Freedom Fest takes place Friday, June 30 through Sunday, July 2, and includes speakers, live music, food trucks, kid activities, and tiny house vendors.
    • Jun 1, 2017
  • Winter Hoot 2016

    The Ashokan Center in Olivebridge hosts its third annual weekend of music, dancing, and family-friendly activities.
    • Jan 1, 2016

Hudson Valley Events

submit event

Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby

Sun., Aug. 20, 12 p.m. — Parade of non-motorized kinetic sculptures....

View all of today's events

Latest in Festivals

Related to Festivals

  • The Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby Reboots
  • The Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby Reboots

    With a fresh pair of organizers who affectionately call themselves the Derby Directors of Chaos, the Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby, that family-friendly arts happening, takes place this year on Sunday, August 20th, on the Rondout.
    • Aug 14, 2017
  • Newburgh is for Families
  • Newburgh is for Families

    On Saturday, June 3rd, from noon to 10pm, Newburgh will be throwing open its doors for a block party that goes above and beyond. It’s an opportunity for families to explore this city’s flourishing scene.
    • May 29, 2017
  • La Guelaguetza Festival
  • La Guelaguetza Festival

    For the eighth year this August, Grupo Folclórico de Poughkeepsie is bringing La Guelaguetza to Waryas Park in Poughkeepsie, to share the tradition with locals.
    • Aug 1, 2016
  • More »

More by Caroline Budinich

Hudson Valley Tweets