LI Summer Concerts 2012

Summer 2012 Concerts + Long Island Fall, Winter, Spring Venues

 Fall Our Times Coffeehouse  www.ourtimescoffeehouse.orgFall The Song Box

Most Counties, Towns, Cities and Villages and many Libraries  have some summer Music program.  My list only includes a few..  Tell them to have more . If you do not receive Long Island Concert Notes you should send your Email address to Gary for frequent and quite inclusive LI Listings! Thank you for your support of Long Island Folk Music, the Artists, Our Times Coffeehouse, and The Song Box.

Yours truly, Richard de Bruin
Summer 2012 You should always check for mistakes!

Huntington NY SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL 2012 Annual Summer Arts Festival, Huntington Arts Council Chapin Rainbow Stage, Heckscher Park, Huntington  FREE Lots of fine Folk, Music, Dance, & Theatrical performances every day except Monday till Sat Aug 11. Huntington 8:30pm ( 7:30pm Tuesday Family Nights) Rain 631-271-8423 ext 4 +Every Fri 7pm Happenings on Main Street Friday at the Northport Village Park Patio Foot of Main St + Sat July 14 Art in the Park, Northport Village Park on the Harbor  

+ Fourth Thurs House Concert & PodCast 8:30pm with Webcast Reserve for Pre-Concert Dinner Party! 7pm Huntington NY + Thurs June 28 Acoustic Eidolon + Thurs July 26 Folk Goddesses + Thurs Aug 23 Meg Braun  

3rd Annual Picnic Supper Concerts in Harborfront Park, 101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson just East of Danford’s and the Ferry 6:30pm FREE Bring a picnic supper & blankets or chairs. The Greater Port Jefferson Northern Brookhaven Arts Council GPJ-NBAC 631-473-5220 Rain Port Jeff Village Center + Fri July 6 Caroline Doctorow the Steamrollers + July 13 Eastbound Freight with bluegrass legend Kenny + July 20 Gene Casey the Lone Sharks + July 27 Josh Joffen + Aug 3 + Aug 10 MaddenRae + Aug 17 Pat Wictor + Aug 24 Toby + Aug 31 Cathy Kreger  

Open Mic Second Wed + Special The Long Island Finger Style Guitar Club Westbury Friends Community Center 550 Post Ave & Jericho Tpke, Westbury + Open Mic 8pm+ 7/11 + 8/8 + 9/12

+ Sat July 14 Summer Festival 7th Annual Summer Concert Barnaby Bright; Ernie Halter; Antigone Rising (Nini Camps, Dena Tauriello & The Henderson sisters); & Little Toby Walker 7-10pmAcoustic Long Island at Deepwells Mansion St James 7-10pm +First Wed again 8p Aug 1 Orly & Yagel, Caleb Hawley

+ Sun July 22 Free Outdoor Sumer Concert Seventh Annual Huntington Folk Festival: Falcon Ridge Most Wanted Tour Artists Pesky J. Nixon, ilyAIMY, Louise Mosrie & Blair Bodine 8:30pm Chapin Rainbow Stage Huntington Arts Council Summer Arts Series + Noon to 6:30pm Two tent-stage showcases, with unplugged song swaps and solo showcases featuring local and regional area artists, hosted by: & Richard Cuccaro of AcousticLive! in NYC & Beyond Special song swap tribute to Joni Mitchell’s “Blue” album & Hootenanny-style musical tribute to Woody GuthrieFred Abatelli & Lori DiamondErik Balkey & Annie Donohue; Mark Allen Berube; Meg Braun; Robert Bruey; Eleanor Dubinsky; Arlan Feiles; Honor Finnegan; Friction Farm; Marci GellerDavid GoldmanSharon GoldmanDrew JacobsJosh JoffenSusan KaneJulie KathrynMara LevineThe LevinsStuart Markus; Lois Morton; My Dad’s Truck; Claudia Nygaard; Katie PearlmanKat QuinnElaine RomanelliCarolann SolebelloAllison TartaliaScott Urgola; & The YaYasHeckscher Park, Huntington Folk Music Society of Huntington 631-425-2925


Harry Chapin at Veterans Memorial Auditorium (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Harry Chapin at Veterans Memorial Auditorium (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

+ Mon July 23 Harry Chapin Tribute All your favorate performers Host Stuart Markus 7pm Eisenhower Park, East Meadow

+ Sat July 28 Third annual Outdoor Summer Music Festival 6:30pm on the back lawn of the Church Free! Mike Misninski, Hazel Moon, Last Charge of the Light Horse & Sunrise SkylineHomegrown Music Cafe St Gerard Majella Church, 300 Terryville Rd, Port Jefferson Station NY Just South of Rt 347 + Second Sat 8pm

+ Sat Aug 18 The Long Island Bluegrass Festival 12 noon-8pm Tanner Park Copiague Main Stage: Bobby Osborne; Buddy Merrian & Back Roads; Too Blue; Free Grass Union: Appalachian Diaries featuring Maria Fairchild & Kerry Kearney; Acoustic Electrix; The Mandolin Experience featuring Buddy Merrian;LITMA Workshop StageBobby Osborne MandolinMaria Fairchild Old Time Banjo; Joan Harrison Banjo; Betsy Rome Guitar. Toby Walker Guitar Workshop. Children’s Stage: Katie’s Puppets. Food Courts; Family Fun Bring a lawn ChairBabylon Citizens Council on the Arts, BCCA 631-587-3696

+ Sat Sept 8 Return of the Long Island Fiddle Festival, Long Island Traditional Music Association, LITMA Benner’s Farm East Setauket.

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Long Island Folk Music  Winter, Spring Fall Venues (Check for my mistake or changes) (Most Venues Collect Food)


First Wed again 8p Acoustic Long Island at Deepwells Mansion St James


First Thurs 7:30 pm Live in the Lobby at the Patchogue Theatre 71 East Main St Patchogue


First Fri Peacesmiths Coffehouse First United Methodist Church of Amityville, 25 Broadway/rt110 (Southmost end near Merrick Rd/Montauk hwy) (631) 798-0778 open mic


Usually First Fri Garden Stage Concerts Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau 223 Stewart Ave @N/W Corner Nassau Blvd, Garden City, NY 516-248-8855


First Sat 7:30p First Saturday Concert, Folk Music Society of Huntington Congregational Church of Huntington, 30 Washington Dr, Centerport 631-425-2925 open mic


Second Thurs 7:30pm Second Thursday Concert Series, Babylon Village Arts Council, Astoria Federal Savings Bank, 180 West Main Street Babylon 631- 661-1278 free


Second Fri The Grounds & Sounds Café Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at Stony Brook 8pm, 380 Nicolls Rd, Setauket 631-751-0297


Second Sat 7:30pm Eclectic Café 631- 661-1278 The Unitarian Universalist Society of South Suffolk, 28 Brentwood Rd, Bay Shore open mic


Check Second Sat Homegrown Music Cafe St Gerard Majella Church, 300 Terryville Rd, Port Jefferson Station Just South of Rt 347


Same new Location & Day! Third Thurs Hard Luck Café, Folk Music Society of Huntington 631- 661-1278open mic 7:30p partners with The Cinema Arts Centre, The Sky Room 423 Park Ave, Huntington


Third Fri 8p Our Times Coffeehouse Ethical Humanist Society, 38 Old Country Rd, Garden City 516-541-1066 Beside the Water Tower


Check Third Sat Hank Stone’s Rule the Roast! Roast Coffee & Tea Trading Co 41 East Main Street Patchogue 631-627-3966


Last Mon ISS Bellmore Memorial Library Showcase open mic 2288 Bedford Ave Belmore 516-785-2990 7-9pm


Fourth Thurs House Concert & PodCast 8:30pm with Webcast 7pm Huntington NY


Fourth Fri Concert + Third Sun Third Sunday Song Swap Featured performers 1pm, + Folk Jam 2pm The Babylon Citizens Council on the BACCA Arts Center, 149 N. Wellwood Ave Lindenhurst (North of the LIRR)


Fourth Sat 8p The Song Box Concert reservations & George’s The Song Box Emailings (With color pictures) 516-579-5365 Seaford


Fourth Sat 8p Soul Growth Judged open micBody Awareness Studio, 50 W Montauk Hwy, Lindenhurst 631-957-4692


Fourth Sat 7:30p The Last Licks Café open mic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Huntington, 109 Browns Rd Huntington


Usually Sun afternoons 2p The University Café Stony Brook Union Building, Stony Brook University


Various Sun Folk Jams, Sing Alongs, Folk Music Society of Huntington 1-5pm Huntington Library, Main St, just East of Woodbury RdHuntington Library 631-427-5165


Finch Mountain House Concert 631-661-1278 Babylon Sun 2-pm + Sometimes Fri Evening 7pm


Usually? Brookhaven National Laboratory Music Club 631-344-3846. or at door, Photo ID, Berkner Auditorium William Floyd Parkway (County Rd 46), one-and-a-half miles North of Exit 68 LIE


Fri & Sat every weekend 8p Samantha’s Lil Bit Of Heaven 287 Larkfield Road, East Northport Check Christian music type, 31-262-1212 + First Thurs Open mic Call to perform


Long Island Traditional Music Association, LITMA Ocassional Concerts + frequen t Contradance, English Country Dance, Family Dance, Shape Note Singing, LITMA Orchestra + Lots more


Court House Concerts House Concert, Merrick + Sun 2pm

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For information on other events


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Stony Brook U WUSB 90.1FM www.WUSB.FM


WSHU 91.1FM or 91.3FM + others




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Gary’s frequent and quite inclusive LI Listings! If you do not receive Long Island Concert Notes you should send your Email address to Gary.


Info! Includes Lots of Long Island Info! Mike & Glen’s


Some LI listings + NYC + the region Acoustic Live


The Song Box reservations & George’s The Song Box Emailings (With color pictures)


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