Caroline Doctorow Dreams In Vinyl - 27 East

Arts & Living

Arts & Living / 1665799

Caroline Doctorow Dreams In Vinyl

icon 2 Photos
Singer-songwriter Caroline Doctorow.

Singer-songwriter Caroline Doctorow.

Singer/songwriter Caroline Doctorow.

Singer/songwriter Caroline Doctorow.

authorStaff Writer on Jan 7, 2020

As a singer-songwriter, Caroline Doctorow has become widely known both on the East End and around the country. She has been called “a great champion of American folk music” and her most recent album “Dreaming in Vinyl” reached number two on the national folk radio airplay charts. As No Depression Magazine says, “Caroline Doctorow has been responsible for some of the sweetest songs of the modern folk idiom.”

On Saturday, January 11, at 8 p.m., Doctorow will bring many of those songs to the Masonic Temple in Sag Harbor when she performs as part of the ongoing Wamponamon Masonic Music Series.

In 2018 Doctorow received The Alexander Award from the Long Island Arts Council, and an official New York State Proclamation from State Senator John E. Brooks, honoring her many years of work as a folksinger. She appears in the Christopher Lucas film "Pete Seeger Legacy" along with Taj Mahal, Guy Davis, Dar Williams, John Cohen and others, a project which celebrates Seeger's legacy and 100th birthday. In addition to 11 solo albums, she released the first retrospective of the work of '60s folk icons Richard and Mimi Fariña titled “Another Country” which received critical acclaim. Her songs and her voice have been heard on soundtracks on the large and small screen. She is the daughter of the late world-renowned author E.L. Doctorow.

The Masonic Music Series is a singer/songwriter series featuring the best of the East Ends musical performers in an intimate setting. Performances are in the inner sanctum of the Masonic Temple, which is located at 200 Main Street, Sag Harbor above the Sag Harbor Whaling Museum with plenty of parking in the rear of the building.

The $20 admission supports gifts to local charities such as scholarships to high school graduates, food pantries, and locals in need. The music series is produced by the Freemason Brothers of Wamponamon Lodge.

You May Also Like:

Guild Hall’s Student Art Festival Has A Theme, ‘Made By Water’

Entering its 28th year, the Guild Hall Student Art Festival (SAF) is a tradition that ... 20 Jan 2020 by Staff Writer

They’re Creepy And They’re Kooky

The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center Arts Academy announces its student performance of the musical ... by Staff Writer

Artists Talk About Inspiration At The Parrish

On Friday, January 24, at 6 p.m., the Parrish Art Museum will present the fourth ... 18 Jan 2020 by Staff Writer

Playwrighting With Bill Burford

Producer/director Bill Burford has produced and directed new plays, classics, musicals, reviews concerts and dance ... 15 Jan 2020 by Staff Writer

Hampton Theatre Company Takes On The College Application Debate in Joshua Harmon’s ‘Admissions’

When Operation Varsity Blues brought down dozens of the wealthy elite in early 2019 — ... 14 Jan 2020 by Michelle Trauring

Wanna Live In The Hamptons? Here’s How

Are you thinking of moving to The Hamptons part- or full-time and do you have ... 13 Jan 2020 by Staff Writer

Free Screening Of The Film ‘Just Mercy’

Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, the new film ”Just Mercy” is based on the memoir ... by Staff Writer

Workshop Fun At The Watermill Center

Ali Bianchi is an interdisciplinary theatre and performance artist based in New York City. On ... by Staff Writer

Hugo’s Paris, Then And Now

Victor Hugo’s eponymous novel “Les Misérables” is a study in class warfare in 19th century ... by Staff Writer

Bluegrass Buskers Find Their Stage At Sylvester Manor’s Concert Series

In their earliest incarnation, Damn Tall Buildings didn’t rehearse. They busked. It was Boston, circa ... by Michelle Trauring

Welcome to our new website!

To see what’s new, click “Start the Tour” to take a tour.

We welcome your feedback. Please click the
“contact/advertise” link in the menu bar to email us.

Start the Tour
Landscape view not supported