04/21/15 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | The Anderson Trio will open the Shelter Island Friends of Music season on April 25.

COURTESY PHOTO | The Anderson Trio will open the Shelter Island Friends of Music season on April 25.

BY JOAN BAUM  CONTRIBUTOR

The only downside to the Saturday, April 25 appearance at the Presbyterian Church of Grammy Award winners, Peter and Will Anderson, is lack of time. The audience will surely want more. Though these extraordinary 28-year-old twins, both virtuosos on sax and clarinet, are Juilliard graduates and occasionally riff on Bach, their abiding passion is jazz, augmented with infusions of Latin, R & B and pop. (more…)

02/15/15 4:30pm
James Bornemeier

James Bornemeier

One of the primal experiences — and joys — for New Yorkers is going to a Broadway play.

Of course the feelings drummed up by seeing actors embody characters invented by playwrights and authors can be just as moving in a play on Shelter Island. Broadway offers considerably more technical bells and whistles and the acting talent is a bit deeper. (more…)

02/10/15 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Dominic Inferrera

COURTESY PHOTO | Dominic Inferrera

Shelter Island Friends of Music will present an opportunity to hear one of today’s leading young singers, a distinguished baritone, Dominic Inferrera, on Sunday, February 15 at 3 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church. (more…)