LONG?LAKE - he Long Lake Friends of Music will present a series of five concerts this summer.
The concerts all feature artists who are professional or amateur musicians, and most have a connection to the Long Lake area. All of the concerts will be held in the sanctuary of the Long Lake United Methodist Church, next to the Town Hall, at 7:30 p.m., on various Thursday evenings throughout the summer, and will be followed by receptions to meet the performers.
Donations will be appreciated at each event to help defray the costs of the series.
The dates and artists are as follows:
July 12: Elaine Dewar and Muriel Kerr, classical violin and cello
July 26: Cabaret Strings, an 8-piece, lively, lighthearted string band, playing Dixieland, riverboat songs and show tunes.
Aug. 2: Local North Country Artists Concert, featuring the Three Amigos, Frank Jacobson, and others.
Aug. 9: Stephen and Michelle Wogaman, concert pianist with vocals
Aug. 25: Ann and Carroll VanCleve, accompanied by Herb Chatzky, folk, soft rock and Broadway
This series is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program. In Hamilton County, the Decentralization Program is administered by the Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts, located in Blue Mountain Lake.
For more information, call 518-624-2056.