Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities on Long Island in September

Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities on Long Island in September

Music lovers, have fun with local kid-friendly concerts and musical activities for kids on Long Island this September.

Music In The Garden – Cabaret Classics By Jack Kohl – Inside Coe Hall
WHEN: Friday, Sep. 7, 7pm
WHERE: Planting Fields Arboretum, 1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Imagine what it would be like to be a guest of the Coe’s on a late summer night, with a 1920s singer in the Garden.
WANT TO GO? $20 and up. 516-922-8678. plantingfields.org.

Jazz on the Terrace: Hector Martignon and the Foreign Affair Quartet
WHEN: Friday, Sep. 7, 6pm
WHERE: Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Bring chairs and blankets to watch the sunset, enjoy café specials, and celebrate summer with exuberant live music.
WANT TO GO? $12; free for children. 631-283-2118. parrishart.org.

Free Concert in the Park- WMD's FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 8, 6pm
WHERE: Planting Fields Arboretum, 1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Bring a chair, blanket, and an outdoor picnic to enjoy upbeat music and the beauty at Planting Fields and exterior of Coe Hall.
WANT TO GO? 516-922-8678. plantingfields.org.

Poetica Musica: Nights in a Spanish Garden
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 22, 6:45pm
WHERE: Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Works by Granados, Schumann, Schubert, Waxman, and more, performed by Hayk Arsenyan and Jesus Reina.
WANT TO GO? $30. 516-252-3392. oldwestburygardens.org.

The Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 22, 6-7:30pm
WHERE: Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium, 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Listen to this ensemble of harp, flute, and three strings.
WANT TO GO? $15-$25 . 631-854-5579. vanderbiltmuseum.org.

Andre Rieu Concert
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 22, 8pm
WHERE: NYCB LIVE, Home of The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Rieu's shows are a perfect mix of thrilling, romantic, festive and emotional melodies combined with surprises, balloons, soloists and his sense of humor.
WANT TO GO? $53. 516-231-4848 . nycblive.com.

I Hate Classical Music: 'Is it a bird or a flute?-Nature in Classical Music' FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Sep. 23, 2:30pm
WHERE: Freeport Public Library, 144 West Merrick Road, Freeport, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Participants will become maestros by learning about the orchestra and conducting to an animated orchestra.
WANT TO GO? 516-379-3274. freeportlibrary.info.

Preview the Rhythm Kids Level 1 and Level 2 classes FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 26, Ages 4-5, 4:45-5:30 pm; ages 5-8, 5:45-6:30pm
WHERE: Music Together, 101A E. Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY
AGES: 3-8
WHAT: This music, movement, and drumming class guides children toward developmentally appropriate music and movement activities.
WANT TO GO? 631-208-4003. LyricalChildrenMusic.com.

Preview the Mixed Age class from Music Together FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Sep. 26, 6:45-7:30pm
WHERE: Music Together, 101A E. Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Each child participates at his or her own developmental level in singing, moving, chanting, listening, observing, or exploring musical instruments.
WANT TO GO? 631-208-4003. LyricalChildrenMusic.com.

Preview the Sing Shalom Mixed Age Class from Music Together FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Sep. 27, 10:45-11:30am 
WHERE: Chance To Dance , 140 North Bell Mead Road , Setauket , NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: This program offers families a unique blend of the traditional Music Together program enriched by a collection of Jewish songs from throughout the world.
WANT TO GO? 631-208-4003. Lyricalchildrenmusic.com .

Monsters of Rock: 30th Anniversary Concert
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 29, 8pm
WHERE: Patchogue Theater for Performing Arts, 71 E. Main St., Patchogue, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Take a trip back to 1988 with one of the great rock tours. Featuring Blackout (Scorpions), Damage Inc. (Metallica), Mr. Scary (Dokken), and Van Hagar (Van Halen).
WANT TO GO? $20-$35. 631-207-1313. patchoguetheatre.com.

Preview the Rhythm Kids Level 1 Class from Music Together FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 29, 9:30-10:15am
WHERE: Aquebogue - Our Redeemer Lutheran Church,  269 Main Road, Aquebogue, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Rhythm Kids guides children toward developmentally appropriate music and movement activities.
WANT TO GO? 631-208-4003. LyricalChildrenMusic.com.

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