Second Annual Members’ Art Show

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 22, 2016, 4:00-6:00pm Gallery Hours: Saturdays and Sundays, 1:00-5:00pm Back by popular demand, this new show will feature works in all mediums by more than 40 Academy member artists. Based on the rousing success of our 1st Annual Members’ Show in the Gallery in December, we are pleased to present our …Continue Reading

Rob Fisch’s “Intentional Jazz Ensemble”

Join this talented quintet as they give tribute to Miles Davis’s 1959 recording Kind of Blue, indubitably a classic. Music critic Fred Kaplan says: “a huge hit—the best-selling jazz album of all time— and the spearhead of an artistic revolution. Everyone, even people who say they don’t like jazz, likes Kind of Blue. It’s cool, …Continue Reading

Spencertown Academy Arts Center Presents Paul Green and Klezmer East

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 30, 2016 Media Contact: Gina Hyams, PR Consultant 413-464-2851 moc.l1553288929iamg@1553288929smayh1553288929anig1553288929 Spencertown Academy Arts Center Presents Paul Green and Klezmer East Saturday May 7 Spencertown, New York— Spencertown Academy Arts Center presents Paul Green and Klezmer East on Saturday, May 7 at 8:00pm. The concert will spotlight traditional and contemporary klezmer favorites, including …Continue Reading

Handmade Holiday Craft and Gift Show

Friday-Sunday, November 25, 26, and 27, 10:00am-4:00pm Saturday and Sunday, December 3-4, 10:00am-4:00pm Holiday gift shoppers and art lovers “go local” at this high-end curated sale that features jewelry, quilts, band boxes, cards, children’s toys, bread boards, baskets, scarves, hand-knit socks, ceramics, handmade books and papers, tin sconces, scherenschnitte (cut paper art), holiday ornaments, including …Continue Reading

Conversations with Neighbors

Join us for an afternoon all about global cuisine and creativity right in our own Hudson Valley backyard. Taste the fare of these famous chefs and pick up some insider tips to take home. The Chefs: John McCarthy, Crimson Sparrow (Hudson, NY,) with an Asian influence and Chef Rei Peraza, Pan-Zur Restaurant (Tivoli,NY) with a Spanish …Continue Reading

Classical Concert

Dan Shulman (piano), Kaori Washiyama (violin) and Nathaniel Parke (cello) will round out the Academy’s 2016 concert season this fall with a performance of important trios by Mozart and Schubert for piano, violin and cello. Also music by Tartini, Prokofiev and Schumann General admission tickets ($20/$10 for students). Tickets available online or at the door.

Bend the Knotted Oak Chamber Music Concert

Come and hear the kind of classical music that stirs passions. America, the beautiful! America, the rebellious! America, the melting pot!

Jazz Concert

The Quartet, Kieraldo, Quimby, Hauser, and Murren, have all pursued careers separately as sidemen for many renowned musicians. Over the last several years, they have combined forces to form “The Quartet.” These master players bring decades of musical experience to the stage – but now they’re playing for each other. Their combined history yields an …Continue Reading