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 several house concerts being held in and around the Albany area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in Albany. Restaurants and cafes around town 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 Albany, NY
|Billsville House Concerts (Williamstown)|
|The Flying Cat Concert Series (Phoenicia)|
|The Linda (Albany)|
|Club Helsinki (Hudson)|
|The Foundry (West Stockbridge)|
|Caffe Lena (Saratoga Springs)|
|Acoustic Vibe Cafe (Middleburgh)|
|The Guthrie Center (Great Barrington)|
|The Barn (South Egremont)|
|Dorn Space (Gloversville)|
|Starving Artist Cafe (Lee)|
|The Dream Away Lodge (Becket)|
|The Down County Social Club (Sheffield)|
|Rock Hill Bakehouse (Glens Falls)|
|Chester Common Table (Chester)|
|The Greenhouse Cidery at Chatham Berry Farm (Chatham)|
|Argyle Brewing (Cambridge)|
|Eighth Step (Schenectady)|
|The Colony (Woodstock)|