Log In   ·   Become A Member

Hamptons Pre-Fourth Of July Concert To Support Amagansett Life-Saving Station

Nicole Barylski

The concert will feature the works of musical luminaries Claudio Monteverdi and Béla Bartók.

On Friday, June 29, the works of musical luminaries Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) and Béla Bartók (1881-1945) will be brought to life by Deborah Carmichael of Libero Canto and friends during a benefit concert for the Amagansett Life-Saving Station.

For the one night only show, Carmichael will be joined by vocalists Kinga Cserjési, Marisa Michelson, and Sara Serpa, as well as Nikita Morozov on violin, Yuri Namkung on violin, Valeriya Sholokhova on cello, and Danica Borisavljevic on piano. Additionally, there will be guest appearances by members of the Choral Society of the Hamptons, including Allen Fein, Janet Fensterer, William Gosman, Evan Harrel, Vivian Lindemann, and Susan Raymond.

"It's gratifying both personally and professionally to be able to contribute to the Amagansett Life-Saving Station by giving this benefit performance," said Carmichael.

Constructed in 1902, the Amagansett Station was operated by the U.S. Life-Saving Service from 1902 to 1915, and then the U.S. Coast Guard from 1955 to 1944. In 2007, The Amagansett U.S. Life-Saving & Coast Guard Station Society began a six-year restoration of the Station that restored and returned the Station to its original glory.

"I spent much of my childhood in the house, and I'm looking forward very much to going back there with my colleagues and filling the boat room with music," Carmichael added.

Monteverdi & Bartók: A Benefit Concert for the Amagansett Life-Saving Station will begin at 7 p.m. and a reception will follow.

There is no set admission fee to attend; however there is a suggested donation of $25.

Later on in the summer, the Amagansett Life-Saving Station will host its Annual Fund-Raising Lobster Bake on Saturday, July 14 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

The Amagansett U.S. Life-Saving and Coast Guard Society's mission is "to preserve and protect the history of the Amagansett Station, its surfmen, and America's fast-vanishing Life-Saving and early Coast Guard stations and watercraft." The U.S Amagansett Life-Saving and Coast Guard Station museum is committed to honoring the Station's historical preservation and those who served at the Amagansett U.S. Life-Saving & Coast Guard Station from 1902 to 1944, as well as to education for future generations.

Amagansett Life-Saving Station is located at 160 Atlantic Avenue in Amagansett. For more information, visit www.amagansettlss.org.

Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com NicoleBarylski NicoleBarylski

Related Articles:

Be the first to comment on this article. (Just fill out the form below)

Submit Your Comment

Please note, you are not currently logged in. Your comment will be submitted as a guest.
To submit your comment as a member, please click here.
Your Name:
* Comments will be reviewed and posted in a timely fashion
* All fields are required
What color is a banana?
(For spam prevention, thanks)
Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968

Southampton Masonry-Visiting the Southampton or the Wainscott locations is an exciting experience.
Southampton Masonry has been serving Long Island's masonry and tile needs since 1975. Delivering quality products from Manhattan to Montauk for over three decades. The company's continued success is due primarily to their number one priority: customer satisfaction, with a promise of prompt and courteous service from the professional, knowledgeable staff. Southampton Masonry has the largest inventory on the east end. As direct importers they can offer a large variety of the finest quality products at the most competitive pricing for both your interior and exterior projects.

CP Complete- Landscape Design & Construction
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.

Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field. Trusted, experienced and successful, Andrea has solidified herself as the go-to broker of the Hamptons and a wholehearted advocate for her clients. A pioneer in the real estate industry on the East End of Long Island, she is driven by her passion for the business. Andrea is based in the Bridgehampton office of Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed real estate associate broker and consultant. Formerly, a principal partner and Senior Director at Brown Harris Stevens, Andrea now assists in developing their corporate strategy for the Hamptons region, advising other brokers and sales associates, as well as being one of the top producers and listors.

Brown Harris Stevens is the quintessential luxury real estate firm, with a history of leadership and a culture of professionalism and discretion dating back to 1873
Brown Harris Stevens is the quintessential luxury real estate firm, with a history of leadership and a culture of professionalism and discretion dating back to 1873. At every level of Brown Harris Stevens, you will find highly experienced, knowledgeable experts, single-mindedly devoted to your interests and your satisfaction. With offices in the Hamptons, New York City, Palm Beach, and Miami our brokers are exceptional - leading the field with the quality of their work ethic, their outstanding success rate and the sheer quantity of their transactions.

Southrifty Drug 54 Jagger Lane, Southampton Village
Southrifty Drug is a small, neighborhood pharmacy with limited shelf space, and we have to be very selective about which over-the-counter items we carry. As a result you'll find a no nonsense concentration of very effective, high quality and useful products on our shelves. In this new section, we feature a number of these products that we feel are especially worthy of your consideration.