Caroga Concert Bulletin- Concert Week 1

Caroga Lake Music Festival returns this week for its 8th summer! Presenting more than 40 events and 140 artists, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Join us for music, merriment and much more!

Wednesday, July 17, 8:00 PM

Encore! Jazz Sessions: David Cook Trio
The Arts Hub, 2055 NY-10, Caroga Lake
General Admission $12 online, $15 at door 
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David Cook Trio is returning to Caroga Lake for this season’s opening Encore! Jazz Sessions. The trio played a sold out show at CLMF’s very first Encore! Jazz Sessions in 2017. Renowned jazz pianist David Cook has released 2 critically acclaimed albums on the Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records Label. He has music directed for 10-time Grammy- Award winner Taylor Swift as well as broadway sensations, Ben Platt and Shoshana Bean.

Stump City Brewery will be serving drinks at this event.

Thursday, July 18, 5:30 PM

Concert at Gloversville Library 
Gloversville Library, Carnegie Room
58 E Fulton St, Gloversville
Free
Artist Sponsor: Ellen Wood

Caroga Lake Music Festival is excited to perform at the newly renovated historic Gloversville Library! In 2017, CLMF played a fundraiser concert in support of the Gloversville Library renovations. This performance will mark the first CLMF concert in the Carnegie Room since its renovation was completed.

Friday, July 19, 7:00 PM

Caroga Chapel Concert
Chapel Rd, Caroga Lake
Free
Artist Sponsor: James and Anita Long

Where Caroga Lake Music Festival began back in 2012! Caroga Chapel has been a significant place for CLMF Resident Artists since the festival’s beginning as their “home” venue and rehearsal space. Hundreds of CLMF world-class artists have performed at the weekly series. Every Friday at 7pm!

Saturday, July 20, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Concert for Kids & Instrument Petting Zoo
Sherman’s Amusement Park, Caroga Lake
Free

Concerts for Kids are fun for the whole family! We’ll take you on a musical journey to explore classical music for kids at Sherman’s Amusement Park. Enjoy an engaging concert for kids by the CLMF Resident Artists and try out some instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo!

Instrument petting zoo generously provided by Nightingale’s Violin Shop.

Saturday, July 20, 7:00 PM

Sherman’s Revival Series: Flame the Band and Caroga Arts Ensemble
Sherman’s Amusement Park, Caroga Lake
Free

Since 2003, Flame has captured the world’s attention and has made it their mission to change the world through music. The 8-person cover band from Gloversville, NY features powerful vocals, rich harmonies and a wide array of instruments. Flame strives to inspire others with disabilities by helping to change the way the public perceives people with disabilities by increasing the awareness and acceptance of all people, regardless of their differences. Flame returns to Sherman’s and joins forces with the Caroga Arts Ensemble! Not to be missed, your two favorite local music ensembles perform an energetic live show.

Sunday, July 21, 11:30 AM

Sunday Brunch & Concert
Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts
2736 NY-30, Gloversville
$35
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Join us for a delicious brunch and concert with the CLMF Resident Artists at the Paul Nigra Center for the Creative Arts! There’s no better way to start off your Sunday than enjoying brunch while listening to live classical music.

The brunch menu will include quiche, stuffed French toast, bacon, sausage, potatoes, salad greens, refreshments and desserts.