12/07/17 8:00am
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ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO

The Shelter Island Historical Society’s Holiday Open House was December 3 in the Havens Barn. In addition to Santa’s Workshop, there were pictures with Santa, holiday gift workshops, an art show featuring work by Shelter Island students, and a sing-along with Island Folk. Among those who visited Santa — and not entirely sure she liked him -— was little Finley Chobor (her parents are Chris and Ashley). (more…)

06/15/17 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

EVENTS

THURSDAY, JUNE 15

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

Chamber music master class, with Roger Tapping. 7 p.m., Clark Arts Center at the Perlman Music Program Free. (212) 877-5045. (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…)

10/12/16 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Tessa Lark performed with pianist Amy Yang at the Presbyterian Church on October 9.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Violinist Tessa Lark performed with pianist Amy Yang at the Presbyterian Church on October 9.

The sixth and final concert of the Shelter Island Friends of Music season ended the series on an exceptionally high note. Violinist Tessa Lark, accompanied by her brilliant pianist, Amy Yang, played to a packed house on Sunday afternoon at the Presbyterian Church. Their program ranged from baroque (Telemann) to  Appalachian bluegrass, with Strauss and Schubert in between. (more…)