PEEKSKILL, N.Y. ‒ There is plenty of live music and other fun events this weekend in Peekskill:
Friday, Feb. 22
The Conigliaro Trio: 7:30 p.m. Brian Conigliaro has performed or recorded with artists including Dizzie Gillespie, Lionel Hampton, Ray Charles, Snoop Dog, Nancy Wilson, Lou Rawls, Gregory Hines, Freddie Prince, Al Wilson and Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night. Admission is $10. BeanRunner Café, 201 S. Division St.
Fred Gillen Jr.: 8 p.m. The popular local musician will perform a free live set. Peekskill Coffee House, 101 S. Division St.
Marc Von Em: 9:30 p.m. Von Em is a soulfully energized singer/songwriter who's sound is rooted in blues, folk, rock and reggae. $5 entertainment fee for all, including diners. 12 Grapes, 12 N. Division St.
Phineas and the Lonely Leaves: 10 p.m. The popular local band will perform a free live set. Birdsall House, 970 Main St.
Saturday, Feb. 23
Saturday Crafts at Field Library: 11 a.m. Drop in with the kids to take part in a simple craft project. Field Library, 4 Nelson Ave.
The Bean Runner Jazz Project: Program features Premik Russell Tubbs on sax and flute, Neil Alexander ‒ piano, Joe Gil ‒ trombone, Allan Mednard and Jim Cammack. Admission is $10. BeanRunner Café, 201 S. Division St.
Cobert Operations: 9:30 p.m. Led by Grammy-winner John Cobert, the band plays an eclectic mix of covers of The Band, Leon Russell, Early Stones, Beatles and Professor Longhair along with some originals. $10 entertainment fee, $5 with dinner entrée. 12 Grapes, 12 N. Division St.
Sunday, Feb. 24
Groove Time Ensemble With Ray Blue: 4 p.m. International jazz saxophonist Ray Blue is the musician in residence at Putnam Valley High School. He and the faculty Groove Time Ensemble, including Ryan Odell (drums), Pat Cummings (guitar), Gerry Micera (piano) and Mike Lee (bass), will perform jazz standards. BeanRunner Café, 201 S. Division St.
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