Performances

The West Kortright Centre is known near and far for its outstanding (and outstandingly diverse) performance series. The concert season runs from Memorial Day through late October.

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Jul 02
CANCELED — An Evening With Jupiter & Okwess
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757
Jul 18
Catherine Russell
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757
Aug 08
Outdoor Dance Party with The Revellers
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757
Aug 14
Hawktail
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757
Oct 03
Corey Harris
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757
Oct 17
(Rescheduled) ETHEL
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757
Oct 24
(Rescheduled) The Mammals
West Kortright Centre - 49 West Kortright Church Road, East Meredith, NY 13757

Our 2019 Season featured:

Flor de Toloache
Joan Shelley
Sona Jobarteh
Mohsen Namjoo
Ryan Scott
Sam Reider and the Human Hands
Town Mountain
At the Fair: Sourdoe, Morgan O’Kane, Hanzolo
The Murphy Beds
The Horszowski Trio
The Osetskii Duo
Ben Cosgrove
GlobeTrotting (Steve Gorn, Brian Melick, John Davey)


Among many others, we have hosted composers John Cage, Meredith Monk, and Peter Schickele; poets Allen Ginsberg, Sekou Sundiata, and Hayden Carruth; bluegrass, country, and roots musicians Rhonda Vincent, J.D. Crowe, Claire Lynch, Mary Gauthier, Linda & Robin Williams, Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams and The Seldom Scene; traditional musicians Queen Ida and her Zydeco Band, Solas, Fairfield Four, Väsen, Karan Casey, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, and Beau Soleil; jazz and funk virtuosos Jack DeJohnette, Teddy Wilson, Mulgrew Miller, Karrin Allyson, Sonny Fortune, Catherine Russell, and Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings; folk musicians Greg Brown, Leo Kottke, Amos Lee, Odetta, Iris DeMent, Ramblin’ Jack Elliot, Loudon Wainwright III, Leon Redbone, Sam Baker, and Richie Havens; blues standouts Mose Allison, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, John Hammond, The Holmes Brothers, James Cotton, Maria Muldaur, Olu Dara, Pinetop Perkins, and Junior Wells; crossover musicians The Roches, Nellie McKay, and Lake Street Dive. Some of the artists from distant places and traditions who have brought the world to our remote farm valley include Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra, Luciana Souza, DakhaBrakha, Mamadou Diabate, The Skatalites, Vieux Farka Touré, Hazmat Modine, Simon Shaheen, Red Baraat and Eva Salina.