Thursday, June 17
|8:00 p.m.||American Made...Music by Americans, for Americans . . .
and found in America!
|Reception and wine tasting featuring local vintners following the concert|
Friday, June 18
|1-3 p.m.||String, piano, brass, and clarinet master classes with MusicFest artists. Auditors and participants welcome; call 315-228-7645 for registration information. First Baptist Church, Hamilton Whole Foods, Barge Canal Coffee Company.|
|7:30 p.m.||Dancing and Dreaming
. . . From snappy Spanish dance and contagious waltz, to rich and sonorous
Reception following the concert
Saturday, June 19
|Village Day||Eat, shop, and be merry with a day-long blend of music and activities in Hamilton's charming, historic atmosphere. All Village Day concerts are free of charge.|
|8 a.m.-1 p.m.||Hamilton Farmer's Market. Hamilton Village Green|
|11 a.m.-1 p.m.||The Upstate New York
Children's music and regional performers. Hamilton Village Green
|Summer Sweets Contest: desserts by local restaurants. You be the judge!|
|11 a.m.-7 p.m.||Chicken Barbecue (there will be an afternoon break)|
|Take advantage of local
attractions, run on the fitness trail, go antiquing in Bouckville, tee off at Seven Oaks,
or make time for a siesta.
"Vignette" performances by the Chenango Players. Follow the roving musicians to various Hamilton locations.
|5:30-7:30 p.m.||Saturday Sundaes, catered by Mr. Ed's, and Festival Artists CD signing. Hamilton Village Green.|
|6 p.m.||Five Guys Named Moe* A sumptuous smorgasbord of sophisticated sounds an eclectic mix of swing, be-bop, zany humor and much more. Hamilton Village Green.|
|This performance is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency.|
Sunday, June 20
|Attend a local church service, enjoy bagels and the newspaper at the Barge, have Brunch at the Inn, tee off at Seven Oaks.|
|2 p.m.||Best Loved Chamber
Music III . . . By popular demand, we bring you once again some of our
favorite "chestnuts" in a lovely new location. St. Mary's Roman Catholic
Church, corner of Wylie St. and Route 12B.
Reception and Bull Thistle Awards following the concert.
|* = Free concert. (For schedule or location changes, call 315-228-7645 prior to the festival, or visit Festival Headquarters on the Village Green June 1720.)|
Tickets to individual concerts, on sale at various locations in the village, will be available beginning May 15; $8 adults, $6 children, students & seniors; 6 & under free. Festival packages at a reduced rate are available, as are mail order tickets. Call 315-228-7645 for details.