Arts

Opinion
Why would a highly successful composer who hadn’t written any music in over 30 years decide to write a piece in a genre he had never before attempted? The audience at Sunday’s performance by the Choral Society of the Hamptons was left with both a mystery to ponder and music to savor.
Isabel Carmichael
Mary Nimmo Moran's life and career will be the subject of a talk at Clinton Academy on April 21, tied to the opening of the newly restored Moran Studio this summer.
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A classical recital featuring Allison Bourquin O’Reilly on flute and Daniel Koontz on piano will take place on Sunday afternoon at 2 at Christ Episcopal Church in Sag Harbor.
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The handbell choirs from the Bridgehampton and Southampton Presbyterian Churches and the Old Whalers Church in Sag Harbor will combine for the annual Spring Ring, a food pantry benefit concert on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the Southampton church.
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“Human Flow,” a powerful visual expression of the forced migration of more than 65 million people, will be shown at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill Friday at 6 p.m.
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The Met: Live in HD will present a simulcast of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Luisa Miller” on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at Guild Hall with Placido Domingo as Miller, the title character's father.
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The annual Guild Hall Artist Members exhibition will celebrate its 80th anniversary when it opens on Saturday with a reception for members from 5 to 7 p.m.
Mark Segal
Claire Watson at Ille; "Double Play" at Halsey McKay; Cameron Welch at Rental, and more
Baylis Greene
Rocky Graziano and Tony Zale fought the fiercest trilogy of title bouts of the 20th century, matching an ex-con from the slums against an upstanding Midwesterner.
A thorough and thoroughly engrossing guide to the 17th-century twists and turns that established the reigning British family’s unbroken line over the last 300-plus years.
Mark Segal
For its spring concert the Choral Society of the Hamptons will perform Gioachino Rossini’s “Petite Messe Solennelle” on Sunday at 5 p.m. at the East Hampton Presbyterian Church.
Christopher Walsh
The Martin Fabricius Group, featuring a Danish vibraphonist, is the latest guest of Claes Brondal and his Live From Southampton Arts Center series on Saturday at 7 p.m.
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Kiss the Sky: The Jimi Hendrix Re-Experience will take the stage at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor on Saturday at 8 p.m.
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Niccolo Ronchi will give a concert of works by Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, and Liszt on Saturday as part of the Cultural Center’s Rising Stars piano series.