Music Sessions @ RoCA presents riverrun, February 2, 7:30pm. Tickets are $15. Original member of Spyro Gyra Jeremy Wall (piano) and flutist John Ragusa perform a dynamic blend of jazz, Latin, and classical styles. Held at Rockland Center for the Arts, 27 South Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY. To purchase tickets, call 845-358-0877 or visit www.rocklandartcenter.org.
A dynamic duo. Sarah’s lineage is undeniable, the daughter of Arlo Guthrie and granddaughter of Woody Guthrie. Her Waggaloo family album won a Golden Medallion from The Parents’ Choice Foundation. Johnny was recently on tour for his Driving Friend solo album. Together they have released several albums including Exploration, Bright Examples and Wassaic Way. Call for tickets 845-358-0877 or visit www.rocklandartcenter.org.
Saturday, Nov. 10 @ 7:30pm
Enjoy and evening of great music in an intimate gallery setting.
Rockland Center for the Arts will present the Tequila Soul Project in concert. The band will feature R&B, Soul, Funk, Rock and Blues. The band was started by Rockland’s own Jeff Doctorow (Guitar), along with Jim Finnen (Bass), Ed Steinberg (Drums), Lorena Mann (Vocals), Willey Loniewski (Harp/Congas), and Ross Mazer (Saxophone).
Charles Yassky and friends perform chamber music for clarinet, strings and piano by Neely Bruce, Roger Király, Jordan Dykstra and W.A.Mozart in a remembrance of Danny Klein. Performers are Charles Yassky, clarinet, Neely Bruce, piano and the West End String Quartet. The program will conclude with the Quintet for Clarinet and Strings, K. 581 by Mozart, a piece written for the clarinet shortly after the instrument was invented and still one of the most revered and widely performed works for clarinet and strings. The kind, caring, and courageous Danny Klein was a snowboarder, musician, and beloved young man who also happened to have Asperger’s Disorder. There is no admission fee but seats are limited. All contributions will benefit the Danny’s Promise program at Jawonio. Click HERE for more information.
A Special Album Release Concert - $15.00
Rockland Center for the Arts is proud to present Johnny Irion in concert for his new album. Irion has just wrapped up a solo record, Driving Friend, due out this spring. The album was produced by Tim Bluhm. The record ranges across a wide expanse of roots genres, from blues and gospel to folk and country.
For more info or to reserve a ticket call 845-358-0877.
April 14, $15.00 Rockland Center for the Arts will present The Break Lights in concert. The Break Lights are a four-piece alternative rock band from New Jersey influenced by artists such as The Beatles, Neil Young, Paul Simon, Wilco, Radiohead, and Spoon. For more info or to reserve a ticket call 845-358-0877.
Dean Friedman in Concert – Music Sessions @ RoCA Tickets: $15.00
Rockland Center for the Arts is proud to present a concert with legendary singer/songwriter, Dean Friedman, on Saturday, March 10th at 7:30 pm. Join Freidman for an evening of powerful, poignant, hilarious songs about the ordinary and extraordinary lives we share. You may purchase tickets at the door for $15.00 or call 845-358-0877 to reserve tickets. Rockland Center for the Arts is located at 27 S. Greenbush Rd., West Nyack, NY. Regular hours are: Mon-Fri 10-4; Sat and Sun 1-4 pm. For more information visit www.rocklandartcenter.org or call 845-358-0877
Enjoy an evening of great music in an intimate gallery setting.
A virtuoso performer of roots music, he has been hailed as a specialist of fingerstyle guitar.
His unique musicianship has earned him numerous awards, including being the 1st place recipient of the International Blues Challenge Award—Solo Division given out by the Blues Foundation in Memphis, TN. He has taught at Carnegie Hall and at the acclaimed Fur Peace Ranch guitar camp, owned by Jorma Kaukonen of Hot Tuna and Jefferson Airplane fame.
Tickets: $15.00 can be reserved or purchased at door. 845-358-0877.
BBQ Dinner & Drinks
Performance Art - Glacial Elegy with Jaanika Peerna
Live Music & Dancing - Sam Waymon and the Magic Band with Guest Jeff Doctorow
Raku Demonstration - Experience the amazing and ancient art of Raku,
a Japanese ceramic firing process.
$60 per person
Rain Date: October 14, 2017
The Swampgrass Jug-band will be live, in an intimate concert setting at Rockland Center for the Arts on Saturday, June 10th at 7:30 pm. So come and get intimate with us. This is a special unique evening, not to be missed. Jug band, American Roots music, blues, old timey, bluegrass and kazoos. For over 4 decades the many incarnations of The Almost Original Synthetic Swampgrass Jug-Band have thrilled audiences with their death defying acts of heroism and chivalry. More than just helping old ladies cross the street, the band presents an eclectic mix of American Roots music, Old Timey string band music, original Jugcoustic and of course, good ol’ Jug Band bluegrass music. Tickets are $7.50 in reserve or $10 at door.
Join RoCA for an evening of American Classic and Folk Rock music with Jon Pousette Dart and Jim Champdelaine - May 20th at 7 pm. These artists were the harmonious soft rock sound of the 70's Pousette-Dart Band. Musicians, songwriters, and composers these two men have performed and worked with legendaries such as Phoebe Snow, Carole King, Bonnie Raitt and Lowell George. Tickets $7.50 reserved and $10 at the door.