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LI Concert Notes #72 3/15/11

Here’s some great Live Music on Long Island.     Venue addresses/phones/URLs and Open Stages/Jams will be sent in a separate mailing.  The Folk Music Society of Huntington (FMSH) is posting this list on: www.fmshny.org/LI-ConcertNotes.htm  or go to www.fmshny.org and click on “LI Concert Notes”  Corrections and Comments are welcome.  Support Live Music on Long Island.

Gary Schoenberger


Day Date Time Artist Venue




Wed 3/16 8:30 CEMAARA + open mic O’Donnell’s Pub, Mineola


Fri 3/18 8:00 Nick Annis Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City

Fri 3/18 7:30 Mountain Ash (Dee Harris, Bernie Stolls, Susan Wood, Jessica O’Callahan) Port Washington Library

Sat 3/19 7:30 Island Songwriters Showcase – Cathy Kreger, Walt Sargent, Sonny Meadows, Lois Morton, Akiva the Believer, Turtlehead FMSH,Congregational Church,Centerport

Sat 3/19 7:00 Outliers Glen Cove Moose Lodge, Glen Cove

Sun 3/20 2:00 Garland Jeffreys University Café, Stony Brook

Sun 3/20 2:00 Lois Morton (As I See It) Sachem Library, Holbrook

Sun 3/20 2:00 Kevin So (House Concert in Stony Brook) www.sonicunderground.info/Lucky13/SUHouseConcertInfoKevinSo.htm

Wed 3/23 1:30 Lois Morton (Piaf Remembered) Glen Cove Senior Center

Wed 3/23 7:00 Gail Storm Fork and Vine, Glen Head

Fri 3/25 8:00 Special Jazz Shabbat Service with Cantor Jerry Korobow and an all-star jazz ensemble Temple Am Echad, 1 Saperstein Plaza, Lynbrook (near LIRR station)

Fri 3/25 8:00 Michael Korb, Rorie Kelly, Chris Cauley Lulu’s Village Pub, Port Jefferson

Fri 3/25 7:30 Martha Trachtenberg & Tom Griffith (Rick Cashman opens) BACCA, Lindenhurst

Sat 3/26 8:00 Nancy Sirianni & Rob Stein + Chris Kinnear Song Box, Seaford

Sat 3/26 7:30 The Defibrilators Last Licks Café, Huntington

Sat 3/26 7:00 Gail Storm Bistro 72, Hotel Indigo, Riverhead

Sat 3/26 8:30 Roger Silverberg + Retrofest 26 benefit for Soldier’s Project Whoville, Bethpage

Sat 3/26 9:30 Chris Cauley, Rorie Kelly & Jay Scott Sage Café, 4 Montauk Hwy, Blue Point

Sat 3/26 7:45 Soul Growth Open Mic + Sun & Moon, Matt(Comic Relief), Hula Hoop Show, Zumba Dance Routine, Belly Dance Routine, Open Mic Soul Growth, 50 Montauk Hwy, Lindenhurst

Sun 3/27 2:00 Barnaby Bright Courthouse Concerts, Merrick

Sun 3/27 2:00 Gail Storm Glen Cove Library

Wed 3/30 noon Gail Storm Rogers Memorial Library, Southhampton

Thu 3/31 7:00 Gail Storm Sayville Library

Fri 4/1 7:30 Beatles Jamboree – John Redgate (of Beatlemania) & Glen Roethel Garden Stage (UUCCN), Garden City

Sat 4/2 7:30 The Kennedys FMSH,Congregational Church,Centerport

Sat 4/2 8:00 Red Molly Boulton Center, Bay Shore

Sun 4/3 2:00 Pat Wictor & Brooks Williams University Café, Stony Brook

Wed 4/6 7:30 “Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune” – A special screening of the film tribute to Phil Ochs. Phil’s sister, Sonny Ochs, will speak at the screening. Co-Presented by the Folk Music Society of Huntington. Cinema Arts Center, Huntington

Wed 4/6 8:00 Benn Carroll, Tom Chapin Deepwells Mansion, St. James

Thu 4/7 7:30 “Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune” – A special screening of the film tribute to Phil Ochs. Filmmaker Kenneth Browser will speak at the screening and Gathering Time will perform 3 Phil Ochs Songs. Co-Presented by the Folk Music Society of Huntington. Cinema Arts Center, Huntington

Thu 4/7 7:30 Tornado Alley, Ken “The Rocket” Korb Live in the Lobby, Patchogue Theater

Sat 4/9 2:00 Patchogue Folk Festival – Afternoon – Gathering Time, Chris Cauley, Alan Semerdjian, Mike Bonti, Suzanne Ernst, Butchers Blind, Dave March, Larrin Gerard, Jay Scott Live in the Lobby, Patchogue Theater

Sat 4/9 7:00 Patchogue Folk Festival – Evening Concert – Peter Yarrow (of Peter, Paul & Mary) + Susan Werner + Vance Gilbert Patchogue Theater, Patchogue

Sat 4/9 7:30 Avi Wisnia Eclectic Café, Bayshore

Sat 4/9 8:00 The Smithereens Landmark on Main St, Port Washington

Sat 4/9 8:00 Tom Ryan Beanberry, Miller Place

Sun 4/10 4:00 Benefit Concert for Interfaith Nutrition Network: Faye Lane, Hillary Foxsong, Judith Zweiman, Martha Trachtenberg, Marty Cutler, Anna Dagmar, Maria Fairchild, David Goldman, Apostle G. Marie Carroll, Mason Sansonia, Larry Siegel UUC (www.uuccn.org), Garden City

Sun 4/10 3:00 Lois Morton (Piaf Remembered) Sid Jacobson JCC, Roslyn

Fri 4/15 8:00 Mad Agnes Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City

Fri 4/15 7:30 Lois Morton (Piaf Remembered) Port Washington Library

Sat 4/16 8:00 Robert Bruey Custer Observatory, Southold

Sun 4/17 2:00 Cliff Eberhardt University Café, Stony Brook

Sun 4/17 2:00 Gathering Time(House Concert in Stony Brook) www.sonicunderground.info/SUHouseConcertInfoGT.htm

Thu 4/21 7:30 Lara Herscovitch & Josh Joffen FMSH, Cinema Arts Center, Huntington

Fri 4/22 8:00 Marci Geller Beanberry, Miller Place

Sat 4/23 8:00 George Worthmore & Mike Nugent Band Song Box, Seaford

Sat 4/30 7:30 The Defibrillators Last Licks Café, Huntington

Sun 5/1 7:00 Madison Violet University Café, Stony Brook

Wed 5/4 8:00 Casey Abrams, Rebecca Jordan Deepwells Mansion, St. James

Thu 5/5 7:30 Gathering Time, Mick Hargreaves Live in the Lobby, Patchogue Theater

Thu 5/5 TBD Cantorial Concert: Debut of the music of Hazzan Shmuel Blasz Temple Beth Shalom – (River Rd & Edgewood Av,) Smithtown

Fri 5/6 7:30 Sloan Wainwright Garden Stage (UUCCN), Garden City

Sat 5/7 7:30 RUNA FMSH,Congregational Church,Centerport

Sat 5/14 8:00 The Roches Landmark on Main St, Port Washington

Tue 5/17 7:30 Bob Dylan 70th Birthday Tribute Live in the Lobby, Patchogue Theater

Fri 5/20 8:00 Eric Anderson Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City

Fri 5/20 7:15 Special Folk Shabbat Service with Gathering Time & Cantor Jerry Korobow (Open Folk Jam following service) Temple Am Echad, 1 Saperstein Plaza, Lynbrook (near LIRR station)

Sat 5/21 8:00 Bob Dylan 70th Birthday Tribute: Kennedys, Rod MacDonald, Russ Seeger, Rob Stein, Steve Sollog University Café, Stony Brook

Fri 6/3 7:30 Rod MacDonald Garden Stage (UUCCN), Garden City

Sat 6/4 7:30 John Flynn & John Wort Hannam FMSH,Congregational Church,Centerport

Sun 6/5 7:00 Maura Kennedy, Terre Roche, Sloan Wainwright University Café, Stony Brook

Sun 6/5 3:00 Atlantic Wind Symphony Patchogue Theater, Patchogue

Thu 6/9 7:30 Hydroyum, Rabbits in Raincoats Live in the Lobby, Patchogue Theater

Thu 6/16 8:00 Blues Guitar Workshop with Toby Walker – Sponsored by LIFGC – see www.lifgc.com for fee and details Music Emporium, 2641 Jerusalem Avenue, North Bellmore

Fri 6/17 8:00 Spuyten Duyvil Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City

Sat 9/10 8:00 Tom Ryan Folk Groovin’ Café at St Lawrence of Canterbury Church, Dix Hills

Fri 9/16 8:00 Burns Sisters Band Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City

Thu 9/21 8:00 Ragtime/Blues Guitar Workshop with Woody Mann – Sponsored by LIFGC – see www.lifgc.com for fee and details Music Emporium, 2641 Jerusalem Avenue, North Bellmore

Sun 9/25 2:00 The Kennedys Courthouse Concerts, Merrick

Fri 10/21 8:00 Brother Sun Trio (Joe Jencks, Pat Wictor, Greg Greenway) Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City

Fri 11/18 8:00 Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen Our Times Coffeehouse, Garden City


Name Location WWW.

*FMSH(Folk Music Society of Huntington) Congregational Church of Huntington – 30 Washington Dr, Centerport www.fmshny.org

Acoustic Long Island Deepwells Mansion – 25A, St. James www.acousticlongisland.com

Amarelle 2028 North Country Rd, Wading River www.amarelle.net

Babylon Village Arts Council – 2nd Thursday Concerts Astoria Federal Savings Bank – 180 W Main St, Babylon www.babylonvillagearts.org/events.html

BACCA(Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts) – 3rd Sunday Song Swap & Jam 149 N Wellwood Av, Lindenhurst http://www.babylonarts.com/3rdsundaysongswap.html

BACCA(Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts) – 4th Friday Concert 149 N Wellwood Av, Lindenhurst http://www.babylonarts.com/

Bartini Bar 124 North Carll Av, Babylon www.bartinibar.com

Bennetts Wine & Cheese 23 Birch Rd, Locust Valley www.bennettswineandcheese.com

Big Daddy’s 1 Park Ln, Massapequa www.bigdaddysny.com

Bistro M 70 Glen Head Rd, Glen Head www.bistromrestaurant.com

Bobbique 70 W Main St, Patchogue www.bobbique.com

Body Awareness 50 W Montauk Hwy, Lindenhurst

Boulton Center for the Performing Arts 37 W Main St, Bay Shore www.boultoncenter.org

CMNY Café 2945 Hempstead Tpke, Levittown http://cmnycakes.com/blog/

Conklin Barn Corner of New York Av & High St, Huntington www.huntingtonhistoricalsociety.org/conklin.htm

Custer Observatory 1115 Main Bayview Rd, Southold www.custerobservatory.org

DHPAC(Dix Hills Performing Arts Center) Five Towns College – 305 North Service Rd, Dix Hills www.dhpac.org/calendar.html

Dockside Café 301 Bergen Av, West Bablylon www.thedocksidecafe.com

Downtown Café 4 School St, Glen Cove

Eastenders Coffee House Best Western East End, 1830 Route 25, Riverhead www.eastenderscoffeehouse.com

Eclectic Café UU Society of South Suffolk – 28 Brentwood Rd, Bay Shore www.eclecticcafe.org

Fadeley’s Deli-Pub 422 W Main St, Patchogue www.myspace.com/fadeleyspub

Fatty Beltbuckles 49 Route 25A, Rocky Point www.fattybeltbucklesbbqrestaurant.com

Finch Mountain House Concerts Private residence, Babylon 631-661-1278 or email kfinken@suffolk.lib.ny.us

Folk-Groovin’ Café St. Lawrence of Canterbury Church – 665 Old Country Rd, Dix Hills 631-368-1920

Garden Stage UU Congregation of Central Nassau – 223 Stewart Av, Garden City www.uuccn.org

Grasso’s Restaurant 134 Main St, Cold Spring Harbor www.grassosrestaurant.com

Grey Horse Tavern 291 Bayport Av, Bayport www.greyhorsetavern.com

Grillfire (Long Beach) 152 West Park Ave, Long Beach 516-889-3366

Grounds and Sounds Café UU Fellowship of Stony Brook – 380 Nichols Rd, Stony Brook www.groundsandsounds.org

Handlebar 21-23 Rt 25A, Mt. Sinai www.handlebarlongisland.com

Homegrown Music Café St. Gerard Majella Church – 300 Terryville Rd, Port Jefferson Station www.homegrownmusiccafe.com

In A Little Café 529 Lake Av, St. James 631-686-5690

J Farrell’s Tavern 139 Merrick Av, Merrick 516-867-9061

Jack Halyard’s 62 South Street, Oyster Bay www.fiddleheadsnewyork.com

Jake Starr Café 1007 Route 25A, Stony Brook 631-246-5600

Jessie’s Roadhouse 1810 Merrick Rd, Merrick www.jessiesroadhouse.com

Kapplers 80 Division St, Patchogue 631-654-9554

KJ Farrell’s Bar 242 Petit Av, Bellmore www.kjfarrells.com

Landmark on Main Street 232 Main St, Port Washington www.landmarkonmainstreet.org

Last Licks Café UU Fellowship – 109 Brown’s Rd, Huntington www.lastlickscafe.org

Life Enrichment Center of Oyster Bay 45 E Main St, Oyster Bay http://www.dbsconline.org/

LIFGC(Long Island Fingerstyle Guitar Club) Friends Meeting House, 550 Post Av, Westbury www.lifgc.com

Lola’s 180 West Park Ave, Long Beach 516-442-1090

Long Beach Public Library 111 West Park Av, Long Beach 516-432-7201

Lulu’s Village Pub 1509 Main St, Port Jefferson www.luluslive.com

Maples 10 Ryerson Avenue, Manorville www.myspace.com/maplesbar

Millhouse Inn 284 Mill Rd, Yaphank 631-345-0361

Mirelle’s Restaurant 170 Post Av, Westbury www.mirelles.com

Molly Malone’s Bar 124 Maple Av, Bay Shore www.mollymalonesbayshore.com

Monterey Restaurant 20 West Park Av, Long Beach 516-208-8992

Mr. Beerys 4019 Hempstead Tpke, Bethpage www.mrbeerys.com

O’Donnell’s Pub Roslyn Rd & 2nd St, Mineola

Olives by the Sea 304 Sea Cliff Av, Sea Cliff 516-671-6548

Once All For All 8 E Main St, Patchogue www.onceandforallcafe.com

Our Times Coffeehouse 38 Old Country Rd, Garden City www.ourtimescoffeehouse.org

Peacesmiths 25 Broadway Av (110),Amityville http://peacesmiths.wordpress.com/

PTPA(Patchogue Theater for the Performing Arts) 71 E Main St, Patchogue www.patchoguetheater.com

RARE 650 650 Jericho Tpke, Syosset www.rare650.com

Reese’s 1900 Pub 70 N Ocean Av, Patchogue

RS Jones Restaurant 153 Merrick Av, Merrick www.rsjones.com

Songbox (house concerts) Private residence, Seaford 516-579-5365 or email songbox@optonline.net

Soul Growth Body Awareness – 50 Montauk Hwy, Lindenhurst 631-957-4692

Strawberry’s Bakery Bar & Grill 279 Main St, Huntington www.strawbar.com

Sugarloaf Café 141 S. Country Rd, Bellport 631-286-5652

Temple Echad of Lynbrook (Cantor Jerry Korobow) 1 Saperstein Plaza (near LIRR Station), Lynbrook www.am-echad.org/

Temple Shalom of Smithtown (Cantor Judy Merrick) River Rd and Edgewood Av, Smithtown www.tbsofs.org/

The Brickhouse

67 W Main St, Patchogue www.brickhousebrewery.com

The Cup 3268 Railroad Av, Wantagh www.thecupcoffeehouse.com

The Spoon Café 125A Wellwood Av, Lindenhurst www.myspace.com/spooncoffeehouse

The Stone Turtle 4160 Austin Blvd, Island Park

The Village Lanterne Restaurant 143 N Wellwood Av, Lindenhurst www.thevillagelanterne.com

Tuscan Grill 42 East Park Av, Long Beach 516-432-2690

University Café Stony Brook University Student Union, Nichols Rd, Stony Brook www.universitycafe.org

UU Fellowship of Bellport 51 Browns Ln, Bellport www.uufb.org

Vail Leavitt Music Hall 18 Peconic Av, Riverhead www.vail-leavitt.org

Village Pub 923 N Broadway, Massapequa 516-798-9699

Waterfront Center – Sea Chantey Sing 1 West End Av, Oyster Bay jer2911dng@verizon.net

Westbury Friends Meeting House 550 Post Av, Westbury www.lifgc.com

Who-ville Bar 339 Broadway, Bethpage www.whovillebarandgrill.com


Open Stages / Jams





Open Stage hosted by Kenn Machin

Village Lanterne

143 North Wellwood Avenue, Lindenhurst

8:30 PM



Open Stage hosted by Ken Forgione

KJ Farrell’s Bar and Grill

242 Pettit Avenue, Bellmore

9:30 PM



Open Stage hosted by Dave Drew

Bartini Bar

124 North Carll Avenue, Babylon

9:00 PM



Open Stage hosted by Hank Stone

Roast Coffee and Tea Trading Company

41 East Main Street, Patchogue

7:30 to 11:00 PM



Open Stage

The Nutty Irishman

60 E Main St, Bay Shore

8:00 PM



Open Stage hosted by Chelsea Sweeney

The Cup

3268 Railroad Av, Wantagh

9:00 PM



Open Stage

Spoon Coffee House

125A S Wellwood Av, Lindenhurst

8:00 PM



Open Stage hosted by Bob K

Kelle’s Canyon/Steack & Wing House

280-P Middle Country Rd, Selden

7:30 to 11 PM


Open Stage

Mr Beerys

4019 Hempstead Tpke, Bethpage

8:30 PM



Open Stage

Irish Cottage

1010 Park Blvd, Massapequa

8:30 PM







Open Stage hosted by Lisa and Dan Doll

Long Island Fingerstyle Guitar Club

2nd Wednesday of each month (see website for schedule)

Westbury Friends Community Center

550 Post Avenue, Westbury

8:00 to 10:00 PM



Bluegrass Jam (acoustic-no amps) hosted by LI Bluegrass Club

Generally 1st Sunday of each month (see website for schedule)

Frank Brush Barn

211 East Main Street (25), Smithtown

2:00 to 7:00 PM



Bluegrass Jam (acoustic-no amps) at Bellport Community Center

Twice Monthly on 1st and 3rd Friday Nights (see website for schedule)

4 Bell Street, Bellport

7:00 to 10:00 PM



Folk Jam hosted by Folk Music Society of Huntington

Acoustic Song Circle (no amps)

2nd Sunday of each month

Huntington Library – Main Street, Huntington

1:00 to 4:30 PM



Electric-Eclectic Jam hosted by BACCA

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts

Generally 3rd Sunday of each month

147 North Wellwood Avenue, Lindenhurst

1:00 to 5:00 PM



River Edge Café – Temple Shalom of Smithtown

River Road & Edgewood Ave, Smithtown



Custer Observatory, Southold

First Friday Night Open Mic with Liza Coppola

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM


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