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PERFORMANCE

The BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts (36 Tinker Street, Woodstock) is one of the finest performance venues in the area. The superb acoustics and warm and intimate atmosphere attract a diverse array of exquisite musical talent.

Byrdcliffe tickets policy: we cannot hold tickets or reserve seats for anybody unless the tickets have been paid for. Please be aware that no refunds for any purchased tickets will be possible; all ticket sales are final!

2017 UPCOMING PERFORMANCE

HEATHER MASSE AND ROSWELL RUDD
Back by popular demand, vocalist Heather Masse and world-class jazz trombonist Roswell Rudd perform at the Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, Woodstock, on Saturday July 22, 2017. Masse and Rudd released the album AUGUST LOVE SONG in 2016, a mix of standards and originals which Michael Bailey of All About Jazz calls “music that makes you wish you could live forever just to hear more of it.” Read more

Concert Date and Time: Saturday, July 22, 2017, 8:00 pm; doors open at 7:30 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $20 general admission or $18 for Byrdcliffe members – will be available for purchase online soon!

heather masse and roswell rudd



2017 PAST PERFORMANCE

MARC BLACK: THE HISTORY OF THE 1950s AND 60s THROUGH POPULAR SONG
Favorite folk-rocker and socially conscious lyricist, Marc Black, brought his History of the 1950s and 60s through Popular Song to Byrdcliffe’s Kleinert/James Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8 pm. The program took concert-goers on a joyful trip through these historically defining decades with conversation, song, and a slide show. Black performed songs by artists that ranged from Gene Autry to George Harrison. Read more

Concert Date and Time: Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8:00 pm; doors open at 7:30 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $20 general admission or $18 for Byrdcliffe members

marc black
Photo credit: Doug Goodman.


BYRD & IMAGE – OPEN MIC NIGHT
On January 28, as part of the Annual Members’ Show Byrd & Image, Byrdcliffe’s Third Annual Open Mic Night gave member artists and other residents of the Hudson Valley community the opportunity to flaunt their talents beyond the visual. Singers, poets, banjo-players, comedians, story-tellers, actors, pontificators, and variants thereof were invited to take the mic. The Kleinert/James’ historic Steinway B was rolled out for any who’d like to play. All were invited to take part, not just Byrdcliffe members. Byrdcliffe resident Marc Delgado, a singer-songwriter with a wry sense of humor and crowd-pleasing finesse, emceed the event. Admission is free and open to the public.

Event Date and Time: Saturday, January 28, 2017, 8:00 pm
Location: Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Cost: Free

marc delgado
Photo: Marc Delgado performs at the 2015 Open Mic; artwork by Eva van Rijn, Susan Togut, and Lucinda Abra.


JACK DEJOHNETTE: CONCERT FOR INNER PEACE
On Friday, January 20, 2017, the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild presented jazz luminary Jack DeJohnette in a solo piano performance, “A Concert for Inner Peace”, at the Kleinert/James Center for the Arts. The concert proceeds benefit Family of Woodstock, Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, and the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild. Read more

Concert Date and Time: Friday, January 20, 2017, 7:30 pm; doors open at 7:00 pm
Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $25 or 75 (for first three rows) – SOLD OUT!!

jack dejohnette
Image credits: photo on left by William Semeraro; photo on right by Sandrine Lee.


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All 2017 Byrdcliffe arts programming is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.