Celebrating Sag Harbor Through Music 


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Our Mission

Celebrating Sag Harbor through music, we showcase free live performances and promote Sag Harbor as a cultural destination.


A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that produces an annual Music Festival encouraging collaboration between professional musicians, businesses, educators, community organizations of Sag Harbor, and media outlets of the broader East End community. Festival income is used to support local school music programs and free live music performances throughout the year.

The Festival – September 29 – October 2, 2016

Local to Global, Jazz and Blues, Roots and Folk, Pop and more! The sixth annual Festival will feature a main stage concert at Old Whalers Church, a special concert film tribute to American music legends, a rockin’ dance party and 2 days of FREE music with dozens of musical acts. Local galleries, restaurants and businesses serve as the free, intimate venues along with outdoor locations, offering a wide variety of performances during the Festival weekend. These venues are open to the public, with costs covered by sponsorships and donations. Stay tuned for artist and schedule updates.

Promotion and Access to All

The Festival presents a range of programs to serve the community of Sag Harbor – offering multiple levels of participation for the audience as well as supporting businesses and individuals.

Contact Information:

Sag Harbor American Music Festival PO Box 2323 Sag Harbor, NY 11963

Kelly C. Dodds, Board President and Co-Artistic Director; 917-715-4116; kelly@sagharbormusic.org Kerry Farrell, Co-Artistic Director; 917-655-7171; kerry@sagharbormusic.org Laura Grenning, Board Treasurer; 631-767-5302; info@grenninggallery.com John Landes, Board Sectretary; 631-603-6160; jlandes1948@yahoo.com; Joe Lauro, Board Member 631-466-2768; joe@historicfilms.com

Celebrating Sag Harbor Through Music