Garmany Music Series: John Brighenti and Friends

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Sunday, February 5 2:00 PM Main Library Jazz pianist John Brighenti is back by popular demand, with his friends in tow! John is a seasoned performer, having played with numerous orchestras, lounge groups, jazz ensembles and vocalists throughout the country, including the revived Glenn Miller Orchestra. John Brighenti is a native of Connecticut born in […]

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Garmany Music Series: A Return to 60’s Folk with Caroline Doctorow

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Sunday, January 22 2:00 PM Main Library Journey back in time as Caroline Doctorow performs folk songs of the early ’60s, including the work of icons such as Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Tom Paxton, Donovan, and Richard and Mimi Fariña. She will also perform some of her original compositions and discuss the songwriting […]

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Garmany Music Series – Marc Berger’s RIDE: A Journey through the American West

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Tuesday, December 13 7:00 PM Main Library Clouds that forever stampede the endless sky, shadows gliding over canyon walls– the West is a vast expanse of magic and mystery.  American artists from John Ford to Frederick Remington to A.B. Guthrie have used film, canvas and the printed page to convey the essence of its unique […]

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Garmany Music Series: The Great Romantics with the Karkowska Sisters

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Thursday, November 3, 2016 2:00 PM* Barney Library* The Karkowska Sisters Duo is an award-winning, internationally-acclaimed ensemble that, in addition to a recital and chamber music repertoire, performs extraordinary programs of virtuosity and laughter full of beautiful music, unforgettable stories, and comedy. Anna, virtuoso violinist, and Kasha, concert pianist, graduated from the Julliard School of […]

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Garmany Music Series: Ricky Alfonso Jazz Quartet

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Jazz trumpeter and vocalist Ricky Alfonso has been on the East Coast jazz scene, performing and recording with his own and other ensembles in the Hartford area, since the 1980’s. A product of the modern jazz movement, with a trumpet style reminiscent of Miles Davis and Freddie […]

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Garmany Music Series: Survivors Swing Band

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:30 PM Main Library Remember when you listened, sang, and danced to the great old tunes of the 1920’s through 1940’s? Has it been a while? Let the Survivors Swing Band revive those memories for you and get your toes a-tappin’ and fingers snappin’ in the process!  Do you want to […]

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Garmany Music Series: Singer-Songwriter Sheri Miller

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 4:00 PM Barney Library Lawn* Sheri Miller returns to the Farmington Libraries this summer! Sheri is an accomplished and acclaimed New York-based singer and songwriter, who expresses herself through a beautiful and unique blend of rock, blues, pop, folk. Born to an opera singer and classical pianist mother, Sheri had a love of music from a very […]

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Garmany Music Series Outdoor Concert: Sharades Oldies Band

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 6:30 PM Barney Library Lawn* Sharades is back by popular demand! Bring some chairs, dinner, dancing shoes, and your friends and enjoy an evening of great music under the summer sky. Sharades is a 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, doo-wop, rock n’ roll, and oldies band that has been performing for more than […]

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Garmany Music Series Outdoor Concert: U.S. Coast Guard Saxophone Quartet

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016 6:30 PM Barney Library Lawn* This year’s Summer Outdoor Concert Series will kick off with the fabulous Coast Guard Saxophone Quartet! The United States Coast Guard Band Saxophone Quartet is comprised of the saxophone section of the U.S. Coast Guard Band, one of the five premier U.S. military bands. In addition to […]

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Garmany Music Series: Peter Greenfogel Quartet

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Tuesday, May 17, 2016 7:00 PM Main Library Enjoy a spring evening filled with the sounds of great jazz music! The Peter Greenfogel Quartet features Peter Greenfogel on tenor saxophone, Matt Dechamplain on piano, Stephen King Porter on bass, and Tido Holtkamp on drums. This event is made possible by Richard P. Garmany through a […]

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