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Courting the Jester: A Musical Salute to Danny Kaye, by Bob Spiotto

Join the East Hampton Library in welcoming Robert “Bob” Spiotto, Director of Programs/Special Events at New York’s famous Friars Club as he brings us this musical salute to Danny Kaye. Combining stories and songs this show will shed light on Danny Kaye’s legacy of laughter through memorable performances on stage, screen and television.

Sat, April 13, 2019

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/courting-the-jester-a-musical-salute-to-danny-kaye-tickets-55782972372

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Love Songs Concert with Greta Blackburn

Join the East Hampton Library in welcoming stage and screen veteran Greta Blackburn as she brings us a show that she calls her own personal Valentine to love in all of its forms. Whether it be the American standard “My Funny Valentine”, the sexy Latin classic “Besame Mucho” or the comic and caustic “You’ve Let Yourself Go” Greta brings her personality into play as she explores love and its many nuances.
Greta is ably joined by Hampton favorite Johnny Blood, a founding member of the popular Nancy Atlas Project. Blackburn and Blood will help you wrap up your Valentine’s Day celebrations with a bodacious bang!

Fri 2/15

6-7:30 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/love-songs-concert-with-greta-blackburn-tickets-54995379661

Guitarmania – The Smith Ventura Duo

Join the East Hampton Library in welcoming the Smith Ventura Duo as they present their program, Guitarmania! Guitarmania is a guitar performance on the development of the acoustic guitar and its literature, beginning with the 16th century renaissance guitar through the 20th century Martin style dreadnought. Music will be performed on replica and modern instruments.

Sat, March 23, 2019

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/guitarmania-tickets-54028638111

Tommy Sullivan – a concert celebration

Join the East Hampton Library in welcoming Tommy Sullivan from the 1960s American band Johnny Maestro and the Brookyln Bridge as he brings us a celebration of Roy Orbison, Pitney, Ray Charles and the music of Burt Bacharach!

3/15

6-7:30 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tommy-sullivan-a-concert-celebration-tickets-53769546160

Motown Holiday Concert — with Rhonda Denet

Motown Holiday Concert
with Rhonda Denet

Songs from the 60s and 70s — Motown not only brought the world classic soul and R&B that speaks to a multicultural and multi-generational audience, the label put its unique spin on holiday and seasonal favorites. This showcase shares those renditions recorded by Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, and The Temptations. In addition, there are original holiday hits released Stevie Wonder and The Jackson 5.

Fri Nov 30th 6 PM – 7:30 PM

call (631) 324-0222 ext.3 to register or
register at Eventbrite

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motown-holiday-concert-with-rhonda-denet-tickets-50963337715

Mostly Motown, Rhonda Denet live in concert

Join the East Hampton Library in welcoming  Rhonda Denet as she performs the music showcase, Mostly Motown. Songs from the 60s and 70s — MOSTLY MOTOWN is a review of classic rhythm & blues and soul celebrating a time when this primarily African-American genre crossed over to mainstream audiences.

Sat, June 9, 2018

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mostly-motown-tickets-44039551484

Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot!

Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot! is a one-man concert featuring plenty of songs by Hank Williams, of course, but also both classics and underappreciated rarities by the likes of Hank Snow, Hank Thompson, Hank Locklin, Hank Garland, Hank Cochran and even Hank Williams Jr. and Hank Williams III arranged by Tennessee Walt for voice and piano. It’s a musical celebration of 95 years of Hanks (Hank Williams, the first and still the greatest Hank, would have been 95 this year), filled with great songs and also with intriguing , thought-provoking background information on the classic songs and the great Hanks who made them.

Saturday, April 14, 2018,

1 – 3 pm

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tennessee-walts-hanks-a-lot-tickets-43036796216

Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot!

Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot! is a one-man concert featuring plenty of songs by Hank Williams, of course, but also both classics and underappreciated rarities by the likes of Hank Snow, Hank Thompson, Hank Locklin, Hank Garland, Hank Cochran and even Hank Williams Jr. and Hank Williams III arranged by Tennessee Walt for voice and piano. It’s a musical celebration of 95 years of Hanks (Hank Williams, the first and still the greatest Hank, would have been 95 this year), filled with great songs and also with intriguing , thought-provoking background information on the classic songs and the great Hanks who made them.

Saturday, April 14, 2018,

1 – 3 pm

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tennessee-walts-hanks-a-lot-tickets-43036796216

Tennessee Walt’s Bristol & Beyond: The Roots of Country Music

Tennessee Walt’s Bristol & Beyond: The Roots of Country Music

This year marks the 90th anniversary of the Bristol Sessions, also known as “the Big Bang of Country Music.”  No less an authority than Johnny Cash wrote, “These recordings in Bristol in 1927 are the single most important event in the history of country music.”  To mark the anniversary, Tennessee Walt returns with “Bristol & Beyond: The Birth of Country Music,” a lecture/concert exploring the Sessions and their legacy, featuring live performances of songs by Jimmie Rodgers, the Carter Family, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson and many more.

Sat
4/8
1-3 PM

Call (631) 324-0222 ext.3 to register, register at the Adult Reference Desk, or at the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tennessee-walts-bristol-beyond-the-roots-of-country-music-tickets-32621255052

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