Live Acoustic Music Near Centerport, New York

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 many house concerts being held in and around the Centerport area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Churches and non-profit community groups around Centerport host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in several listening rooms and small theaters in and around the Centerport area. Local vineyards and restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes host nationally touring musicians as well.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

March 3
Deni Bonet’s a singer/songwriter & virtuoso violinist playing quirky, melodic folk-rock. Performances include Carnegie Hall, Great Wall of China, United Nations, & the White House for Pres. Obama.
East Meadow Public Library (Library)
East Meadow, NY
March 3
The Mercury Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
New York, NY
March 4
The Mercury Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
New York, NY
March 5
Music Hall of Williamsburg (Small Theater)
Brooklyn, NY
March 5
Joe's Pub at the Public (Listening Room)
New York, NY
March 5
Winner of seven International Bluegrass Music Association Bass Player of the Year awards, Missy Raines has proven herself without doubt as an iconic bluegrass instrumentalist.
Jalopy Theater (Listening Room)
Brooklyn, NY
March 7
Tarrytown Music Hall (Small Theater)
Tarrytown, NY
March 7
Singer/songwriter Chris Brown is also an artist/illustrator who can capture a subject's essence through caricature. He has shared the stage with Pete Seeger & Tom Chapin and has released 4 CDs that have received national airplay and reviews.
Rosy Tomorrow's (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Danbury, CT
March 8
Cafe Nine (Listening Room)
New Haven, CT
March 8
Grounds and Sounds Cafe (Listening Room)
Stony Brook, NY
March 9
Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street (Small Theater)
Port Washington, NY
March 9
Voices in the Heights is bringing Katie Martucci and the Vermont based duo, Cricket Blue, to their stage on March 9. Don't miss this!
Voices in the Heights (Listening Room)
Brooklyn, NY
March 10
The Mercury Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
New York, NY
March 12
Gramercy Theatre (Concert Hall)
New York, NY
March 12
ON YOUR RADAR is a showcase for three emerging artists held on the second Tuesday of every month at Greenwich Village's historic Bitter End in NYC, hosted by John Platt
The Bitter End (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 15
Cafe Wha? (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 15
The Mercury Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
New York, NY
March 16
Brooklyn Made (Bar/Nightclub)
Brooklyn, NY
March 17
Ridgefield Library (Library)
Ridgefield, CT
March 19
White Eagle Hall (Small Theater)
Jersey City, NJ
March 20
With palpable chemistry and warmth, Chatham Rabbits -- Sarah Osborne McCombie (vocals, banjo) and Austin McCombie (vocals, guitar, fiddle) -- fill each space they enter with brightness and sincerity. They are the stuff duo dreams are made of.
Cafe Wha? (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 20
Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 21
Singer/songwriter Chris Brown is also an artist/illustrator who can capture a subject's essence through caricature. He has shared the stage with Pete Seeger & Tom Chapin and has released 4 CDs that have received national airplay and reviews.
Rosy Tomorrow's (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Danbury, CT
March 22
Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 22
An affable country rocker exploring his roots as a rancher and rodeo rider while striving to adapt this traditional identity to the challenging modern world
Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 23
Dan Zlotnick has been called the “Americana voice of Westchester County, NY” because his joyous and warm energy enables him to connect with music fans in any setting.
Soul Brewing (Brewery)
Pleasantville, NY
March 23
Ethical Brew at The Ethical Culture Society (Listening Room)
Teaneck, NJ
March 23
With palpable chemistry and warmth, Chatham Rabbits -- Sarah Osborne McCombie (vocals, banjo) and Austin McCombie (vocals, guitar, fiddle) -- fill each space they enter with brightness and sincerity. They are the stuff duo dreams are made of.
Rockland Center For The Arts (Small Theater)
West Nyack, NY
March 24
Country/Folk singer-songwriter who grew up in the bible belt of East Texas and has developed a taste for old guitars and smooth tequilas.
Tarrytown Music Hall (Small Theater)
Tarrytown, NY
March 26
The Iridium (Listening Room)
New York, NY
March 29
Turning Point Cafe (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Piermont, NY
March 29
Singer/songwriter Chris Brown is also an artist/illustrator who can capture a subject's essence through caricature. He has shared the stage with Pete Seeger & Tom Chapin and has released 4 CDs that have received national airplay and reviews.
An Beal Bocht Cafe (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Bronx, NY
March 29
Cafe Wha? (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 29
Le Poisson Rouge (Small Theater)
New York, NY
March 30
Alphaville (Bar/Nightclub)
Brooklyn, NY
April 3
College Street Music Hall (Small Theater)
New Haven, CT
April 4
College Street Music Hall (Small Theater)
New Haven, CT
April 4
Singer/songwriter Chris Brown is also an artist/illustrator who can capture a subject's essence through caricature. He has shared the stage with Pete Seeger & Tom Chapin and has released 4 CDs that have received national airplay and reviews.
Rosy Tomorrow's (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Danbury, CT
April 5
White Eagle Hall (Small Theater)
Jersey City, NJ
April 5
Emelin Theatre (Small Theater)
Mamaroneck, NY
April 6
Husband-and-wife folk/rock Americana duo The Kennedys have been writing, recording & touring for over twenty five years. Their energetic pop-influenced sound recalls Buddy Holly & The Everly Brothers.
Turning Point Cafe (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Piermont, NY
April 6
Tarrytown Music Hall (Small Theater)
Tarrytown, NY
April 6
Singer/songwriter Chris Brown is also an artist/illustrator who can capture a subject's essence through caricature. He has shared the stage with Pete Seeger & Tom Chapin and has released 4 CDs that have received national airplay and reviews.
Mohansic Grill and Lounge (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Yorktown Heights, NY
April 7
White Eagle Hall (Small Theater)
Jersey City, NJ
April 7
The Sultan Room (Bar/Nightclub)
Brooklyn, NY
April 7
A truly authentic folk singer, Francey is a documentarian of the working person who never imagined earning a living from his music.
Acoustic Celebration (House Concert)
Ridgefield, CT
April 9
The Bitter End (Small Theater)
New York, NY
April 9
The Mercury Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
New York, NY
April 9
Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
New York, NY
April 12
The Bowery Ballroom (Bar/Nightclub)
New York, NY
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Places to see live acoustic music in and around Centerport, New York

House Concerts

Acoustic Celebration (Ridgefield)
Celia's Music Room (Cortlandt Manor)
Down By The Creek House Concerts (Patchogue)
Jenkins House Concerts (New York)
Long Island HC (Lake Ronkonkoma)
River Spirit Music House Concerts (Hastings-on-Hudson)
Shine Sessions House Concerts (Commack)
The Music Room (Cortlandt Manor)

Listening Rooms

Brooklyn Artery (Brooklyn)
Bruces Blues Cafe (Southbury)
Cafe Nine (New Haven)
City Vineyard (New York)
City Winery (New York)
Ethical Brew at The Ethical Culture Society (Teaneck)
Fox & Crow (Jersey City)
Grounds and Sounds Cafe (Stony Brook)
Hard Luck Cafe (Huntington)
Jalopy Theater (Brooklyn)
Joe's Pub at the Public (New York)
Moriches Community Center (Center Moriches)
Old South Haven Presbyterian Church (Brookhaven)
Pete's Candy Store (Brooklyn)
Shrine (New York)
The Cutting Room (New York)
The Iridium (New York)
The Owl Music Parlor (Brooklyn)
Voices in the Heights (Brooklyn)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Common Ground Coffeehouse (Dobbs Ferry)
People's Voice Cafe (New York)
Voices Cafe (Westport)
Walkabout Coffeehouse (White Plains)

Vineyards & Breweries

Jones Family Farms (Shelton)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

An Beal Bocht Cafe (Bronx)
BeanRunner Cafe (Peekskill)
Bedford Playhouse (Bedford)
Cafe Carlyle (New York)
Caffeine Underground (Brooklyn)
Carroll Place (New York)
Hill Country Barbecue (NY) (New York)
Mohansic Grill and Lounge (Yorktown Heights)
Notch8 (Bethel)
Organic Grill (New York)
Rosy Tomorrow's (Danbury)
Sayra’s Wine Bar & Bier Garden (Far Rockawa)
Silvana (New York)
Turning Point Cafe (Piermont)

Libraries

Bethpage Library (Bethpage)
East Meadow Public Library (East Meadow)
Levittown Library (Levittown)
Mahopac Library (Mahopac)
New City Library (New City)
Norwalk Public Library (Norwalk)
Ossining Public Library (Ossining)
Ridgefield Library (Ridgefield)
Westbury Memorial Library (Westbury)

Small Theaters

Boulton Center for the Performing Arts (Bay Shore)
Cafe Wha? (New York)
Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall (New York)
College Street Music Hall (New Haven)
Emelin Theatre (Mamaroneck)
Fairfield Theatre (Fairfield)
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Club (Fair Lawn)
Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street (Port Washington)
Knitting Factory (Brooklyn)
Le Poisson Rouge (New York)
Murmrr (Brooklyn)
Music Hall of Williamsburg (Brooklyn)
Ridgefield Playhouse (Ridgefield)
Rockland Center For The Arts (West Nyack)
Rockwood Music Hall (New York)
Tarrytown Music Hall (Tarrytown)
The Bitter End (New York)
The Triad Theater NYC (New York)
Wall Street Theater (Norwalk)
White Eagle Hall (Jersey City)

Outdoor Music Series

CHIRP Concerts (Ridgefield)
Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts (Westport)
Lasdon Park & Arboretum • Fall Concerts in the Park (Katonah)

Bars & Nightclubs

Alphaville (Brooklyn)
Bar Basic (Brooklyn)
Branded Saloon (Brooklyn)
Brooklyn Made (Brooklyn)
Don't Tell Mama NYC (New York)
Freddy's Bar (New York)
Parkside Lounge (New York)
Space Ballroom (Hamden)
The Bowery Ballroom (New York)
The Bowery Electric (New York)
The Mercury Lounge (New York)
The Sultan Room (Brooklyn)