The Town of Oyster Bay 2016-2017 Distinguished Artists Concert kicks off the fall season with a wide variety of performances scheduled at various libraries throughout the Town, Councilman Joseph G. Pinto announced.
“I am happy to announce that beginning in October, the Distinguished Artists Concert series, one of the Town’s most popular programs, will return to help residents get over their end of summer blues. The Distinguished Artists Concert series includes monthly performances that run throughout the year and feature musical acts and dance programs that focus on the various interests our residents here in the Town have,” Councilman Pinto stated. “Admission to each Distinguished Artist Concert is free of charge and each concert provides residents with the finest cultural and performing arts entertainment at various local libraries”
Councilman Pinto noted that there are four performances scheduled for October:
-On Saturday, October 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the Syosset Public Library located on 225 S Oyster Bay Rd, Syosset; husband and wife singing duo “Eranga & Prianga” will perform “International Songs.” Eranga & Prianga are a husband and wife singing duo from New York that will entertain audiences with a program of international songs.
-On Sunday, October 16, at 2:00 p.m., singer Ricardo Rosa will perform “Zarzuela! Popular Arias from Famous Operas” which will be held at the Jericho Public Library located on 1 Merry Ln, Jericho. All are welcome to attend but this performance requires a ticket. To receive a ticket, please call the Jericho Public Library at 516-935-6790, ext. 19.
-On Sunday, October 23, at 2:00 p.m., vocal trio “Gathering Time” will perform “Tribute to the Artists of Woodstock” a medley of artists from Woodstock reproduced with seamless harmonies, precision guitar playing are inspired percussion at the Farmingdale Public Library located on 116 Merritts Road, Farmingdale.
The “Distinguished Artists” concert series is sponsored by the Town of Oyster Bay’s Department of Community & Youth Services. Anyone looking for more information should call 797-7900 or click below to view this season’s brochure.