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From March through July 2015, Westchester comes alive with vibrant cultural events in celebration of ArtsWestchester’s 50th anniversary. ARTSEE is a five month showcase of the creative spirit in Westchester County, New York, packed with dance, film, theatre, art exhibitions, concerts, open studios, poetry readings and more. Read more
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For couples looking for a gorgeous, open air venue for their wedding, consider the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts. Conveniently located in Katanoh, New York (which is just one short hour from Manhattan), this lush retreat is easily accessible for all of your guests in the tri-state area and beyond. Read more
Traditional music has seen its share of revivals in this country. From the first-wave folk rejuvenation of the late 19th century to the Depression-era return to Delta blues and other old-time iterations; the folk revival of the 1960s to today’s reinvigorated interest in Appalachian musical traditions; it’s clear that the roots of quintessentially American music are strong and deep. Read more
Our friends over at Great Performances named their favorite spots in and around the New York Metro area to tie the knot, and Caramoor’s on the list!
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Edward Arron, cellist with deeply rooted ties to Caramoor, is on a mission to warm up your ears after this long and sleepy winter finally meets its end, and he’s bringing in four talented friends with him to get the job done. Read more
Miraculous yet grounded, revelatory yet approachable. What happens when the evolved musicianship of four old souls joins the emotional turbulence of four young artists? Read more
The popular music of decades past carries a timeless romance rarely found amongst the autotune-heavy pop hits of today. Whether on the screen, on the stage, or in the dark corners of a crowded lounge, the longing, joy, and passion of a Gershwin showstopper or Sondheim ballad still catches us, rapt, and begs us to listen. Read more
What does the Music Room feel like before the lights come up? What’s it like to spend a night at Caramoor? How do artists fill their time between rehearsals? Read more
Folksinger. The term conjures up the likes of Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Joan Baez. The charismatic banjo or guitar slinger who keeps it simple, powerfully getting right to the heart of the song.
Caramoor mourns the death of Claude Frank, a great pianist and pedagogue and a lovely human being. We extend our deepest sympathies to his daughter, Pamela Frank, a close and cherished member of the Caramoor family.