Caroga Arts Bulletin #4 – Festival Week 2

7th Annual Caroga Lake Music Festival
Week 2: July 23-29

Performance, Talk and Film Screening:
The Red Violin with Elizabeth Pitcairn and CLMF Orchestra
MyHil Film Series
Pine Lake Pavilion, Timberline Lane
Caroga Lake

Hear the 1720 Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius instrument, formerly owned by composer Felix Mendelssohn’s family, that inspired the film, The Red Violin, with world-class violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn performing The Red Violin Suite with the CLMF Orchestra. Stay an extra hour to watch the film and participate in a talk. Music from The Red Violin was composed by John Corigliano and received an Academy Award in 1999 for Best Original Score. Elizabeth Pitcairn is also music director of the Luzerne Music Center, just north of Caroga Lake in Lake Luzerne. Please note The Red Violin is an R rated film.

FRIDAY, JULY 27, 7:00 PM
Caroga Chapel Concert
106 Chapel Road
Caroga Lake

Caroga Chapel Concerts feature a variety of CLMF resident artists in small chamber groups as well as large orchestra.

FRIDAY, JULY 27, 10:00 PM
Encore! Jazz Sessions: Kittel & Co. Whorls Tour
Nick Stoner Inn, 1810 NY-10
Caroga Lake

Jeremy Kittel, charted #1 on Billboard for Bluegrass, coming to Nick Stoner Inn as part of the last stop of their Whorls Tour!

SATURDAY, JULY 28, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Musical Storytelling: A Kids Concert at Sherman’s!
Sherman’s Amusement Park, W Caroga Lake Shore Road
Caroga Lake,

Inviting children of all ages and their families to join us for an exciting musical storytelling concert featuring the Caroga Lake Music Festival artists at Sherman’s Amusement Park! This unique concert for kids will be created and directed by CLMF artist and cellist Julian Muller.

Sherman’s Revival Series: MARO
Sherman’s Amusement Park, W Caroga Lake Shore Road
Caroga Lake

MARO, a Portuguese singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and recent graduate of Boston’s Berklee College, is known widely through her home country of Portugal for her incredibly unique voice and originals. As the director of the “Berklee People” series, MARO has garnered a national reputation through her collaborations. CLMF artists will join her at the conclusion of her special solo performance.

The Caroga Arts Collective is proud to promote the return of Sherman’s Amusement Park to its former glory as a lakeside summer destination for fun, frolic, and events. Join us at Sherman’s this summer for seven special events!

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 4:00 PM
Concert at Mayfield Presbyterian Church
22 N Main St

Caroga Lake Music Festival is thrilled to return to Mayfield Presbyterian Church for a performance as part of a classical concert series presented by Sacandaga Valley Arts Network (SVAN). Enjoy a collection of small and large chamber ensemble pieces performed by our artists in residence.
$12 Adults
$10 SVAN Members
Kids free