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Posts for April 2013

Beegie Adair with Monica Ramey at Birdland, May 2

Apr 25, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

The legendary Beegie Adair will be returning to Birdland with vocalist Monica Ramey on Thursday, May 2."The pairing of Beegie and Monica is a master class on how to interpret timeless songs with style, taste and a swinging contemporary sensibility." - Michael Feinstein New York, N.Y. - The legendary Beegie Adair will be returning to Birdland with vocalist Monica Ramey on Thursday, May 2. Their performances, as a duo and with the renowned Beegie Adair Trio, have consistently energized sold ...

“Fanfare”accompanies Genesee Country Museum opening

Apr 25, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

gcvm-2013.jpgMumford, N.Y - At one time, the discriminating woman was never without her handheld fan. It not only provided essential relief in a sweltering room; its unique language was equally effective in the fine art of courtship. This artistry, passed from generation to generation, will be shared again on Mother's Day, May 12, during Genesee Country Village & Museum's opening weekend. Opening ...

Groundbreaking Works by Trey McIntyre, Jorma Elo and Jiri Kylián Highlight Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Debut Engagement at Saratoga Performing Arts Center, July 24–25

Apr 25, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Jorma Elo’s Over GlowSaratoga Springs, N.Y. - Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, a company hailed by the New York Times as "a breath of fresh air," will make its debut engagement at Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) with a program of innovative works by leading contemporary choreographers including Trey McIntyre, Jorma Elo and Jiri Kylián. The company's Saratoga program is part of an expansive 2013 dance season for SPAC ...

Painting the “Living Landscapes” of Frederic Church at Olana

Apr 24, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Watercolor artist Evelyn Dunphy paintingHudson, N.Y.- From September 17 through September 19, 2013, The Olana Partnership is pleased to offer Painting the Living Landscapes of Frederic Church, a unique getaway package to the beautiful Hudson Valley in New York State.  Artists will discover Olana State Historic Site, the home and surrounding landscape of renowned 19th century landscape artist Frederic Edwin Church, which overlooks the ...

10 Great Places to Celebrate Sports History in New York State

Apr 24, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

pth-logo.JPGSee where thoroughbred Secretariat became a race-horse legend, the Bronx Bombers' new home and visit halls of fame recognizing baseball, boxing and even fly-fishing greats   Albany, N.Y. - Women in flamboyant broad brimmed hats cheer. The bugler trumpets the "Call to Post" and gleaming thoroughbreds prance past the wooden Victorian club house and grandstands with their iconic red and white ...

Finger Lakes Sweet Treat Trail Tasting Tour Kick Off

Apr 23, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

sweet-treat.JPGMay 3 in downtown Auburn Cayuga County, N.Y. -The Finger Lakes Sweet Treat Trail Tasting Tour kick-off will be held on May 3rd from 5 - 8 pm at the Cayuga County Office of Tourism, 131 Genesee Street, Auburn during First Friday, a community open house coordinated by the Auburn Downtown BID. Visitors will enjoy samples and tastings of locally produced baked goods, jams & jellies, honey and ...

Dozens of 2013 Events to Commemorate War of 1812 Bicentennial

Apr 23, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

niagara-1812.jpgFrom tall ship visits to battle re-enactments, events will celebrate two centuries of peace in a big way Buffalo, N.Y. - It's easy to take America's strong, friendly relationship with Canada for granted, but 200 years ago, the two countries were at odds in the War of 1812, a war that lasted three years. In 1813, American and British/Canadian forces faced off on the waters of Lake Erie and in ...

SPAC’s Popular “Rock & Run” Raises the Volume with Addition of 10K to 5K and 1K Events

Apr 23, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

rock-and-run.JPGLive Music by Over 20 Top Bands Including Acoustic Brotherhood, The Lazy Suns and Ramblin' Jug Stompers Event Presented by Saratoga Performing Arts Center's Action Council and WEQX Radio Saratoga Springs, N.Y. - A new 10K has been added to SPAC's popular "Rock & Run" 5K fundraiser scheduled for Sunday, May 19 at SPAC. The event kicks off at 9 a.m. with a 1K Kids' Run, followed by the ...

NY Sea Grant Offers Teachers Week-Long Lake Ontario Learning Cruise

Apr 23, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

isdomsketeachertour723.jpgBuffalo, N.Y. - New York Sea Grant is taking applications for a week-long teacher training cruise on Lake Ontario. The July 7-13 Shipboard and Shoreline Science Workshop takes place aboard the 180-foot EPA Great Lakes National Program Office research vessel the Lake Guardian, docking in Youngstown, NY. Applications will be accepted through April 30.   The unique learning opportunity for fifteen ...

Maine Sublime: Frederic Edwin Church's Landscapes of Mount Desert and Mount Katahdin On View at Olana June 9 – October 31, 2013

Apr 23, 2013 by I Love New York Staff

Credit: Frederic E. Church, Sunset, Bar Harbor, detail, c. September 1854, oil on paper mounted on canvas, 10 1/8 x 17 ¼ in., OL.1981.72.  Collection of Olana State Historic Site.Hudson, N.Y. - An exhibition of Frederic Church landscapes, Maine Sublime: Frederic Edwin Church's Landscapes of Mount Desert and Mount Katahdin, will open at Olana, the historic home and studio of the artist, on Sunday June 9. The exhibition explores the half-century during which famed American landscape painter Frederic Edwin Church (1826-1900), traveled to and was inspired by the landscapes of ...
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