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August 5 Cooperstown Summer Music Festival: Horszowski Trio

‘Horszowski Trio’ scores big at Cooperstown Summer Music Festival

First-rate performing artists and rewarding, listener-friendly programming help catapult CoopFest to the ‘major leagues’ of summer music festivals

By David Abrams

Once the little chamber festival that could, the smartly managed Cooperstown Summer Music Festival has over the course of its 14 seasons steadily been building…

September 4 Skaneateles Festival

September 4 Skaneateles Festival: Final chamber program of SkanFest season validates mantra

Memorable performance of Lalo Trio brings festival back to basics — and its roots

By David Abrams

It seems only fitting that the final work on the final chamber music program of Skaneateles Festival’s 30-year Anniversary season proved a persuasive affirmation, and perhaps even a culmination, of the Festival’s mantra, “World class music by the lake…

September 3 Skaneateles Festival

September 3 Skaneateles Festival: All-Latin program tweaks listeners’ ears, imagination

Led by Eliot Fisk, short program of Latin music yields colorful moments, lengthy ovations

By David Abrams

Thursday’s Skaneateles Festival program of Latin-inspired music, buoyed by the presence of guitar virtuoso and Festival favorite, Eliot Fisk, provided a pleasant evening of colorful and stimulating works…