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07/26/17 4:30pm
PMP Fellow Jameel Martin next to a portrait of Itzhak Perlman. Below, Chorus Master Patrick Romano.

CAITLIN PANARELLA PHOTO Perlman Music Fellow Jameel Martin next to a portrait of Itzhak Perlman.

Walking around the campus of the Perlman Music Program (PMP) deep notes mix with high ones, echoing from a white tent. A peek inside reveals music students practicing for upcoming events, playing with a fairy tale backdrop from a recent show behind them. (more…)

07/20/17 10:00am
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EVENTS

THURSDAY, JULY 20

Ferry Writers, join in writing exercises with a supportive group. 5 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

FRIDAY,  JULY 21

The Examined Life, a philosophy discussion group led by Wendy Turgeon. 1 p.m., library. Read and discuss essays from “The Stone Reader.” (631) 749-0042.

Friday Night Dialogues, Callie Atkins and Glenn Waddington discuss their circumnavigation of the entire Island on foot. 7 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042. (more…)

04/19/17 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Eric Silberger

COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Eric Silberger

In the next concert of the Shelter Island Friends of Music’s 40th season, the young, but already renowned, violinist Eric Silberger will return to the Island for a recital on Saturday, April 22 at 8 p.m. In his 2014 Friends of Music concert audiences were buoyant in their praise of this wonderful young performer. (more…)

11/19/15 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Ariel Horowitz will be featured at the Perlman Music Program’s Alumni Concert this Saturday.

COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Ariel Horowitz will be featured at the Perlman Music Program’s Alumni Concert this Saturday.

The Perlman Music Program’s musicians are back this weekend at the Clark Arts Center on the Shore Road campus.

On Saturday, November 21 at 5 p.m., rising star violinist Ariel Horowitz will perform a recital of Brahms, Chausson, Dvorak, Mozart and Wieniawski with pianist John Root. (more…)

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11/17/15 4:30pm
Itzhak Perlman will be trekking to the White House just before Thanksgiving to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He’s seen here with his wife Toby during a summer concert at the Perlman Music Program. (Credit: Burt Farbman)

Itzhak Perlman will be trekking to the White House just before Thanksgiving to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He’s seen here with his wife Toby during a summer concert at the Perlman Music Program. (Credit: Burt Farbman)

Virtuoso violinist and conductor Itzhak Perlman is one of 17 luminaries who will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor, from President Barack Obama at the White House on Tuesday, November 24. (more…)