Canastota Community Band seeks members

The Canastota Community Band under the direction of Becky Sabin invites musicians of all levels to join them as they prepare for their upcoming spring and summer concert and parade schedule.

There are no auditions, and all instruments are needed and welcome.

Rehearsals are held Sundays at 7 the United Church of Canastota, Center […]

Civic Chorale will present “Pops Goes the Chorale”

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “Pops Goes the Chorale”, on Saturday, March 11, at 7:30 PM and Sunday, March 12, at 4:00 PM at the Kallet Civic Center in Oneida. The concerts will be directed by Kimberly Nethaway of Rome, and accompanied on piano by Bernadette VanValkenburg of Sherrill and Tina Toglia of […]

Vajda to Construct Snow City on the Grounds of View

Join us at View, a multi-media arts center, on Feb. 16, 17 and 18 from 10 am until 4 pm all three days, as artist Kathryn Vajda creates a Snow City on the grounds in preparation for her forthcoming exhibition of digital prints at View next winter (Nov. 4, 2017 – March 31, 2018). Bring […]

Country Dance at Madison Historical Society

The Town of Madison Historical Society hosts the Nelson Brothers for a country dance on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the historical society’s building, 3606 South St., Madison.

All are invited. Some come to line dance (you can learn!) or just to listen to the band. We have room for […]

View’s 11th annual Chili Bowl Luncheon

View’s 11th Annual Chili Bowl Luncheon will take place on Saturday, February 18 from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm. Homemade meat and vegetarian chili, and stews and soups prepared by local restaurants will be served in handmade bowls from the Pottery Workshop at View and other artists, both near and far, that deliver their handmade […]

Chorale will present “Pops Goes the Chorale”

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “Pops Goes the Chorale” Saturday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, March 12, at 4 p.m., at the Kallet Civic Center in Oneida. The concerts, directed by Kimberly Nethaway and accompanied by Bernadette VanValkenburg and Tina Toglia, will feature favorite pop songs of the last five decades.


Exhibit of sculptures by female metalworker

I am/We are, Theresa Daddona-Traub, 2017.

Theresa Daddona-Traub is the first of three local artists selected during last year’s 10×10=ART event at the Schweinfurth Art Center to exhibit in 2017. The 10×10=ART event featured more than 200 artworks measuring 10×10 inches that were donated by artists to the Schweinfurth and then sold via silent […]

Fritz’s Polka Band returns to Utica Maennerchor for Fasching Night

Fritz’s Polka Band (sponsored by Coldcock Whiskey) from Verona, NY will return to the Utica Maennerchor (5535 Flanagan Road) in Marcy Saturday, Feb. 18, from 7pm to 10pm. This will be part of the annual “Fasching Night” celebration, which has a Mardi Gras theme and is open to both adults and children. An optional dinner […]

The Nelson Odeon spring season starts in less than one month

Spring is just around the corner (how sick are you of hearing that?) and with it comes great music.

Our spring schedule is almost full…and it’s amazing – filled with talent from far and wide. Ireland, Boston, Nashville, Chicago, Brooklyn, New Orleans, Maine, Virginia, Syracuse…it’s a diverse and wildly talented lineup.

Buy tickets now and […]

Wear Your Heart on Your Sleeve Day Feb 28th

Who will you “wear your heart” for?

The KEYS Program’s “Wear Your Heart on Your Sleeve Day” is a special day when you can create BIG smiles by wearing the KEYS heart sticker on your sleeve in support of our KEYS kids or someone you know who has been impacted […]

Bare Bones Trombone Quartet to perform at Oasis

On Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, from 11 a.m. to noon, Syracuse Oasis and Upstate GEM Care are hosting a concert by the Bare Bones Trombone Quartet. They play everything from Bach to Count Basie with unique harmony in an audience-friendly manner.

The concert is open to both members and non-members of all ages. Admission is […]

Scholarship opportunity for music majors

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale is offering a $500 scholarship to an area high school senior who has displayed musical talent in school and community performances and plans to engage in musical study beyond high school as a music major or in extracurricular areas. Applicants must submit a completed application form, a performance CD or […]