Sunday, Aug. 19, 6-7:30 p.m.: “A Night of Jazz with Olivia Foschi, Gil Goldstein and Friends’ concert hosted by New Suffolk Civic Association, at New Suffolk ballfield, 16556 Main St. Jazz standards plus new material by Olivia Foschi. Daniel Dickerson, Iris Ornig and Claes Brondal are featured musicians. Bring chairs/blankets/picnic. 50/50 raffle benefit maintenance off the ballfield. Free. newsuffolkcivicassociation.com
Saturday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m.: Douglas Moore concert at Southold Historical Society, 55200 Main Rd. Celebrate the legacy of the late Cutchogue resident and composer Douglas Moore with music by Island Jazz Express. southoldhistoricalsociety.org.
Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | Shenole Latimer playing the alto sax next to the school’s ‘Lady Godiva’ sculpture by Robert Strimban
If you ask Shenole Latimer about the new East End Arts Spanish-language website, his eyes light up and he flashes an ear-to-ear smile.
Mr. Latimer, 40, is a prominent jazz musician and saxophone player who has also taught music lessons for more than 20 years. He became EEA’s new education director in July and helped develop the new website, eastendarts.org/esp, which aims to reach local Latinos who might not be aware of the downtown Riverhead music and art learning facility. (more…)
Photo by Tim Lee | Pianist Jane Hastay and husband bassist Peter Martin Weiss will perform on Sundays throughout July and August at the Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island.
Pianist Jane Hastay and husband bassist Peter Martin Weiss will perform on Sundays throughout July and August from 6 to 10 p.m. as part of the Sunday Summer Jazz Series at the Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island. (more…)