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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Hochstein at High Falls: The Mambo Kings
Event summary
Join us for a free lunchtime concert in High Falls, featuring The Mambo Kings.
Event details

Location: Granite Mills Park near the Pont de Rennes Bridge, 104 Platt Street, Rochester. Click here for a map.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own seating and lunch, or pick up a lunch at one of the many area restaurants. In the event of rain, the change in venue will be announced via social media. The rain location again this year is MCC's downtown campus.

Together since 1995, the Mambo Kings are enjoying great success as Upstate New York’s foremost Latin jazz ensemble, and have rapidly earned a national reputation for their explosive blend of Afro-Cuban rhythms and jazz improvisation. They have appeared in Pops concerts with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, as well as orchestras in Baltimore, Vancouver, Detroit, Dallas, Naples (FL), and Portland (OR), The band consists of Mambo Kings’ musical director and pianist Richard DeLaney, percussionist Freddy Colón, saxophonist John Viavattine, bassist Hector Diaz, and percussionist Tony Padilla. www.mambokingdom.com

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are presented by High Falls Business Association, The Hochstein School, and WXXI.

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are sponsored by a number of local organizations, including The Cabot Group, Entercom Communications, Fina’s Catering and Café, LaBella Associates, LiveTiles, LMT Technology Solutions, Monroe Community College, SEI Design Group, Stantec, and The Zoghlin Group. (Sponsor list as of May 7, 2019)

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    18 Jul, 2019 PM 12:10 — 18 Jul, 2019 PM 12:50
Granite Mills Park, High Falls
Hochstein at High Falls: The Brothers Blue
Event summary
Join us for a free lunchtime concert in High Falls, featuring The Brothers Blue.
Event details

Location: Granite Mills Park near the Pont de Rennes Bridge, 104 Platt Street, Rochester. Click here for a map.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own seating and lunch, or pick up a lunch at one of the many area restaurants. In the event of rain, the change in venue will be announced via social media. The rain location again this year is MCC's downtown campus.

Rooted in the fertile tradition of old-time fiddle music, The Brothers Blue grow a sound all their own – offering a hybrid which unites fresh, original songwriting with elements from country, bluegrass, Cajun, and Irish music. The band features Hochstein banjo instructor Ben Haravitch on banjo, guitar, and bass; Matthew Sperber on guitar and bass; and Charlie Coughlin on fiddle and mandolin; with all three contributing to the vocal harmonies. “These guys are the real deal!,” says  Joe Dady of The Dady Brothers. Winners of Golden Link’s 2015 New Voices Emerging Artists Showcase, The Brothers Blue perform original and traditional American folk music throughout the Buffalo, Rochester, and Finger Lakes regions. https://www.thebrothersblue.com

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are presented by High Falls Business Association, The Hochstein School, and WXXI.

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are sponsored by a number of local organizations, including The Cabot Group, Entercom Communications, Fina’s Catering and Café, LaBella Associates, LiveTiles, LMT Technology Solutions, Monroe Community College, SEI Design Group, Stantec, and The Zoghlin Group. (Sponsor list as of May 7, 2019)

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    25 Jul, 2019 PM 12:10 — 25 Jul, 2019 PM 12:50
Granite Mills Park, High Falls
Hochstein at High Falls: The White Hots
Event summary
Join us for a free lunchtime concert in High Falls, featuring The White Hots.
Event details

Location: Granite Mills Park near the Pont de Rennes Bridge, 104 Platt Street, Rochester. Click here for a map.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own seating and lunch, or pick up a lunch at one of the many area restaurants. In the event of rain, the change in venue will be announced via social media. The rain location again this year is MCC's downtown campus.

Named for one of Rochester’s gastronomic specialties, The White Hots are a blues, swing, and jazz group who perform everything from mellow instrumental music to swing dances with a full band. Musicians and music critics rave about them, dancers swing to them, and people who just like interesting music love their live shows and CDs. The band includes Tina Albright, vocals; Dan Lopata, bass; Aleksandar Disljenkovic, guitar; Steve Greene, guitar; Bill Blind, percussion. www.thewhitehots.com

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are presented by High Falls Business Association, The Hochstein School, and WXXI.

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are sponsored by a number of local organizations, including The Cabot Group, Entercom Communications, Fina’s Catering and Café, LaBella Associates, LiveTiles, LMT Technology Solutions, Monroe Community College, SEI Design Group, Stantec, and The Zoghlin Group. (Sponsor list as of May 7, 2019)

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    01 Aug, 2019 PM 12:10 — 01 Aug, 2019 PM 12:50
Granite Mills Park, High Falls
Hochstein at High Falls: Hypnotic Clambake
Event summary
Join us for a free lunchtime concert in High Falls, featuring Hypnotic Clambake.
Event details

Location: Granite Mills Park near the Pont de Rennes Bridge, 104 Platt Street, Rochester. Click here for a map.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own seating and lunch, or pick up a lunch at one of the many area restaurants. In the event of rain, the change in venue will be announced via social media. The rain location again this year is MCC's downtown campus.

Based in Western NY, Hypnotic Clambake offers a melting pot of world music, taking listeners on a virtual journey to the four corners of the earth. This award-winning group puts on some of the most eclectic live music shows around, everything from polkas and tangos to zydeco and klezmer, mixed with a twist of lime to create their unique sound. Full of irresistible grooves and lyrics, their music explores life, robots, the daily grind, hope, refrigerators, and the integrity of humanity. The band includes Maury Rosenberg, accordion/keyboards; JoAnn Vaccaro, guitar; Chris Reynolds, bass; Tim Hull, tenor sax/clarinet; and Mark Phillips, drums. http://hypnoticclambake.com

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are presented by High Falls Business Association, The Hochstein School, and WXXI.

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are sponsored by a number of local organizations, including The Cabot Group, Entercom Communications, Fina’s Catering and Café, LaBella Associates, LiveTiles, LMT Technology Solutions, Monroe Community College, SEI Design Group, Stantec, and The Zoghlin Group. (Sponsor list as of May 7, 2019)

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    08 Aug, 2019 PM 12:10 — 08 Aug, 2019 PM 12:50
Granite Mills Park, High Falls
Hochstein at High Falls: Jackson Cavalier
Event summary
Join us for a free lunchtime concert in High Falls, featuring Jackson Cavalier.
Event details

Location: Granite Mills Park near the Pont de Rennes Bridge, 104 Platt Street, Rochester. Click here for a map.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own seating and lunch, or pick up a lunch at one of the many area restaurants. In the event of rain, the change in venue will be announced via social media. The rain location again this year is MCC's downtown campus.

Voted numerous times as Rochester’s Best Busker, Jackson Cavalier combines blues, folk, country, bluegrass, and Americana. He released his first album, “Barefooted & Still Breathing,” with his band The Fevertones in 2013. His latest solo album, “Spellbound,” was heavily inspired by the music of Townes Van Zandt, Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, and Shakey Graves. “He's a dynamic, exciting musician, who combines different styles of music and literary influences into really cool, compelling songs,” says WXXI’s Mona Seghatoleslami. Playing harmonica, guitar, drums, and singing all at once, he performs a variety of re-imagined covers and originals at festivals, farmers markets, and beyond. https://www.jacksoncavaliermusic.com​

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are presented by High Falls Business Association, The Hochstein School, and WXXI.

Hochstein at High Falls concerts are sponsored by a number of local organizations, including The Cabot Group, Entercom Communications, Fina’s Catering and Café, LaBella Associates, LiveTiles, LMT Technology Solutions, Monroe Community College, SEI Design Group, Stantec, and The Zoghlin Group. (Sponsor list as of May 7, 2019)

 

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    15 Aug, 2019 PM 12:10 — 15 Aug, 2019 PM 12:50
Granite Mills Park, High Falls
The Black Rock Beatles - Live in Concert!
Event summary
A musical celebration of the music that changed the world! Experience the music of The Beatles the way it was played by the lads who played it.
Event details

Buffalo Music Hall of Fame members Geno McManus, Frank Grizanti, Joe Rozler and Rob Lynch present The Beatles’ sound in a live setting. No costumes, no wigs, no gimmicks!

Tickets: $30 at Wegmans, $35 at Door.

For more information, visit the Black Rock Beatles' Facebook page.

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    05 Oct, 2019 PM 7:00 — 05 Oct, 2019 PM 9:00
Hochstein Performance Hall
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Music matters. Making music matters more.

The Hochstein School, founded in commemoration of genius and dedicated to providing access to opportunity, is a vibrant community of musicians, dancers, and supporters who choose to come together in this historic and inspiring place to develop in themselves, and in each other, the ability to speak and communicate through the making of music and dance. We do this with the conviction that music nurtures, enriches, and energizes every human life, and that the joy of making music, and all the expressive arts that it inspires, holds the key to creating a better world.

 

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the David Hochstein Memorial Music School is to provide people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities
with access to excellent music and dance education in a community that nurtures and encourages personal achievement.


 
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