BLENDING ART AND MUSIC: KATHLEEN BENNETT BASTIS’ “ONE NIGHT STAND”

Two years ago, Kathleen Bennet Bastis’ mixed-media art exhibit was shown at the First Street Gallery. One night featured an event that melded Kathleen’s art with performance art. The night was enormously entertaining and a great success. Click here to read what poet and author Connie Roberts had to say about the evening. In conjunction…

JAZZ ARTISTS SHARP RADWAY and ANTOINETTE MONTAGUE at HOFSTRA, TUESDAY, 2/18 2:15PM

 Two outstanding jazz artists, pianist Sharp Radway and vocalist Antoinette Montague, both well known on the New York jazz scene, will be performing on Long Island at the “Artists Without Walls’ Showcase at Hofstra University,” tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 2:15pm in the Helene Fortunoff Theater located in Monroe Lecture Hall.  It’s a free event,…

ANTOINETTE MONTAGUE and TARA O'GRADY "ON THE TOWN"

Interested in hearing some great music today?  Join Antoinette Montague  and the  PJS Jazz Society at the First Presbyterian Church East Lincoln & North Columbus Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY 10553-1196.  With Antoinette will a be an all star line-up including, Bobby Sanabria, Danny Mixon, Solomon Hicks and more!     The “Young Musicians” opening act begins at…

AWoW presents MARY McPARTLAN and BERTHA HOPE at NYC's ZirZamin, FRIDAY, MAY 24th

  A special and unique collaboration has begun  between the Irish Folk singer Mary McPartlan (who is in New York on a Fulbright Scholarship) and Jazz pianist Bertha Hope, one of the great exponents of the jazz idiom. Mary and Bertha, who both embrace AWoW’s multicultural approach to the arts, met when they each performed…

SPECIAL EDITION "SPOTLIGHT ON" ANTOINETTE MONTAGUE

Who is Antoinette Montague?   Antoinette is a New York jazz and blues entertainer. “I’m an artist who loves witnessing and trying to go ‘beyond category,’ a person still learning to enjoy the trip and I’m grateful to have the opportunity to sing.   What are you working on at the moment?    “World Peace…