If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.
House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are house concerts being held in and around the Schenectady area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Local libraries host free concerts that are open to the general public.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Schenectady area. Restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.
Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.
Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Schenectady, NY
|Billsville House Concerts (Williamstown)|
|The Linda (Albany)|
|Caffe Lena (Saratoga Springs)|
|Acoustic Vibe Cafe (Middleburgh)|
|Dorn Space (Gloversville)|
|Club Helsinki (Hudson)|
|The Foundry (West Stockbridge)|
|Eden Cafe (Loudonville)|
|Rock Hill Bakehouse (Glens Falls)|
|Starving Artist Cafe (Lee)|
|Argyle Brewing (Cambridge)|
|The Greenhouse Cidery at Chatham Berry Farm (Chatham)|
|Middleburgh Library (Middleburgh)|
|Eighth Step (Schenectady)|