March 3, 2013
For three weeks (Tuesday, February 19, 2013 thru Friday, March 8, 2013) the Hidden Oak Cafe and the Manor House will be closed to the public. The arboretum grounds , all the walking paths AND the exterior Manor House bathrooms WILL BE OPEN. Only the indoor areas of the house (except for the back bathroom facilities) will be closed to the public.
Free Winter Concert Series – Curtis Stewart, violin
2:00 pm – Upper Carriage House
March 3 –Curtis Stewart, A New York City native and graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Curtis has performed as a soloist with the National Repertory Orchestra, in Lincoln Center, and Carnegie Hall. He has made chamber music appearances in the Rochester International Jazz Festival and at Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall, holding his audiences “spellbound” with his “prodigious technique.”(New York Amsterdam News) An avid teacher, he currently teaches at the LaGuardia High School for Music & Art and Performing Arts. A supporter and practitioner of many styles of music, Curtis is excited to continue expanding and blending all the elements of his stylistic and expressive range, developing a unique and relevant voice in New York’s boundless music scene.
Concerts are free but there is limited seating so tickets are given out starting at 12:45pm each Sunday for that days concert.