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Opening Night applause at the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival


Director Linda Chesis performs during the Birds of Paradise premiere


The elegant and intimate Otesaga Ballroom


Jazz events are a highlight of the Festival

Cooperstown Summer Music Festival poster 2015, designed by Milton Glaser
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by Milton Glaser
"Laced throughout the summer, there's the long-standing and venerable Cooperstown Summer Music Festival, brought to us by Linda Chesis, who turns out program after program of great performances across all cultures and ages." -The Freeman's Journal

The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival "has a track record of bringing in fine performers." -The New Yorker

The Festival's "winning formula: program good repertory and engage first-rate performers, and the crowds will come..." -critic David Abrams

"Not only do they do interesting concerts, they have great posters." -Performance Today Host Fred Child

Special Spring Concert

Three Faces of Romanticism
Sunday, April 26, 4:00 pm
Otesaga Resort Hotel
60 Lake Street, Cooperstown, NY
Artists: Linda Chesis, flute; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Roman Rabinovich, piano
Join us in an artistic voyage of Romanticism, from Beethoven to Reinecke to Rachmaninoff.

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The Festival's 17th season features jazz, classical music, and a fun family concert. Find out more...

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