09/05/19 4:30pm

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On Friday, Sept. 6, David Bouchier will visit the Shelter Island Public Library to talk about the “real South of France.”

On Friday, Sept. 6, David Bouchier will visit the Shelter Island Public Library to talk about the “real South of France.” He will read from his new book, “Not Quite a Stranger – Essays on Life in France,” a collection of personal essays that isn’t quite a travel book, nor is it a memoir. Instead, it provides a lively portrait of France and the French through the unique voice of Mr. Bouchier. 

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02/22/19 12:00pm

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Piano-clarinet duo Tanaka and Shtrykov played at the Presbyterian Church on Sunday, February 17.

One of the advantages of attending and enjoying musical events over many years is that the listener hears works from an ever-expanding catalogue of composers. 

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02/13/19 12:00pm

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Piano-clarinet duo Tanaka and Shtrykov will play at the Presbyterian Church on Sunday, February 17.

BY JOHN MILLER

To the great relief of music-starved Islanders, the Shelter Island Friends of Music will commence its 2019 Season on Sunday, February 17 at 3 p.m., at the Presbyterian Church.

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11/21/14 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Terry Brockbank at his home on Midway Road.

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Terry Brockbank at his home on Midway Road.

Terry Brockbank left the United Kingdom for the United States in 1968. Forty-six years later, when he says the word, “theater,” as he often does, his London and South Wales roots are still audible, his diction perfect. (more…)