Cooperstown Summer Music Festival

Festival artistic director Linda Chesis saw Cooperstown as an ideal location for a music festival. The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival began with three events in 1999, and has since offered the region more than 100 performances, from classical to contemporary, jazz to bluegrass, and cabaret to kids’ concerts.

Upcoming Events
Event calendar
18thJul, 2024

Miró Quartet: Voices of Home

The Miró Quartet is one of America’s most celebrated and dedicated string quartets, having been labeled by The New Yorker as “furiously committed” and noted by the Cleveland Plain Dealer for its “exceptional tonal focus and interp ...

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Thursday, Jul 18th 2024

Starts at 7:00PM EDT

$15 - $30 USD
25thJul, 2024

Caroga Arts Ensemble: American Journeys

The hometown heroes of the Caroga Arts Ensemble return for a musical extravaganza featuring works by American composers.

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Thursday, Jul 25th 2024

Starts at 7:00PM EDT

$15 - $30 USD
30thJul, 2024

Pianist Richard Goode Plays Beethoven

Richard Goode has been hailed for music-making of tremendous emotional power, depth and expressiveness, and has been acknowledged worldwide as one of today’s leading interpreters of Classical and Romantic music. In this performanc ...

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Tuesday, Jul 30th 2024

Starts at 7:00PM EDT

$15 - $30 USD
6thAug, 2024

Catherine Russell, Blues and Jazz Singer

In this program, Grammy Award-winning Catherine Russell and her trio perform jazz standards and little-known gems from the 1920s.

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Tuesday, Aug 6th 2024

Starts at 7:00PM EDT

$15 - $30 USD
16thAug, 2024

PART ONE Family Music Fest with Justin Jay Hines, Percussionist & Teaching Artist

Percussionist, composer, and Lead NY Philharmonic Teaching Artist Justin Jay Hines presents two unique, family-friendly workshops and performances at Origins Cafe and The Farmers’ Museum. Each event is free and registration is req ...

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Friday, Aug 16th 2024

Starts at 10:30AM EDT

Free
16thAug, 2024

PART TWO Family Music Fest with Justin Jay Hines, Percussionist & Teaching Artist

Percussionist, composer, and Lead NY Philharmonic Teaching Artist Justin Jay Hines presents two unique, family-friendly workshops and performances at Origins Cafe and The Farmers’ Museum. Each event is free and registration is req ...

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Friday, Aug 16th 2024

Starts at 3:00PM EDT

Free
20thAug, 2024

Bach Again

Linda Chesis (flute), Rachell Ellen Wong (violin), Glimmerglass Festival Young Artist Winona Martin (mezzo-soprano), Michael Katz (cello), and Bradley Brookshire (harpsichord) join forces for an evening of instrumental masterworks ...

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Tuesday, Aug 20th 2024

Starts at 7:00PM EDT

$15 - $30 USD