Weekend concerts feature both local and international musicians: singer-songwriters, jazz, blues, world, and experimental; and every other Tuesday we host Singer-Songwriter Tuesdays, a showcase of local musicians.

We also host monthly art exhibits, and a weekly chess night.



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In the Gallery this Month

July Art Show - Ink Drawings by Kari Temming


July 01, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Ink Drawings by Kari Temming.
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Weekly Chess Night

Chess aficionados converge Wednesdays at 7:00pm. Players should bring their own boards & pieces.
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Upcoming Music Events

July 2018


 

Rosendale Street Festival 2018

July 21, 2018 - July 22, 2018 at 10:00 AM

Admission: $0

Rosendale Street Fest is back! Music Schedule here.  The Rosendale Street Festival is a family-friendly, not for profit grassroots organization that was started in 1978 to showcase local talent and to celebrate the birthday of Rosendale icon, Uncle Willy. Today the Street Fest continues this tradition and has evolved into [...]  Read More.

 

Final Singer-Songwriter Tuesday

July 24, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: Free

Thank You to John Hughes, Singer-Songwriter Tuesday Host On behalf of the Rosendale Cafe, our great supportive community, and all the wonderful Singer-Songwriters and performers who shared the cafe stage, we say a huge thank you to our host John Hughes. For the last eight years, a long run, John [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

July 26, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Dan Brubeck Quartet - Celebrating the Music and Lyrics of Dave and Iola Brubeck

July 27, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $25

Dan Brubeck is a renowned jazz drummer, and a member of one of America's most notable musical families. He is the son of legendary American jazz icon Dave Brubeck and the rhythmic force behind the highly successful Brubeck Brothers Quartet, whose CDs have consistently been at the top of the [...]  Read More.

August 2018


 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

August 02, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Special Night with Beki Brindle & Friends - Blue For You Album Release!

August 04, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10

This special night will help launch Beki's new album, "Blue For You," recorded entirely in The UK over the past year!  Her bandmates have worked with the likes of Van Morrison, Argent, The Royal Philharmonic, Roy Wood, Steve Marriott, Lonnie Donegan and many more. More about Beki Brindle  Guitars (lead [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

August 09, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Rhythm Matters The Late 20th Century Quartet

August 11, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10

The Late 20th Century Quartet is Joe Giardullo (saxophone), Billy Stein (guitar), Pete Swanson (bass) and Tani Tabbal (drums). The music is all about rhythm, the sound is rich, varied and, above all, joyous. This will be the only appearance of TL20CQ at The Cafe this year. Between them, these [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

August 16, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Trilight Trio

August 18, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10

Featuring Teri Roiger, vocals/keyboard, Joel Frahm Tenor/Sop sax and John Menegon Bass The Trio explores the music of Abbey Lincoln, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone as well as the music of bassist Charlie Haden and Charles Mingus. Saxophonist Joel Frahm is a highly sought after musician in New York City and [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

August 23, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

 

Swing Vipers

August 25, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10

Swing Vipers infuses the timeless tunes of the early jazz era with a contemporary, hard-hitting style of swing. As aficionados of great melody, we always honor the inherent beauty, art and story of each song while at the same time contributing our own rhythmic energy and updated interpretation. “Having come [...]  Read More.

 

Salsa Thursday with Lessons and Latin Dancing

August 30, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Admission: $10.00 with lesson, $5.00 for just dancing

The Rosendale Cafe continues their series of Latin dance events on Thursday nights, each starting with an all-levels lesson from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, and dancing until 10:30pm. Instructors Maia Martinez and David Salvatierra lead dance forms that may include Salsa, Mambo, Merengue, Cha Cha, Bachata, and now the fun style [...]  Read More.

September 2018


 

Matt Munisteri at The Rosendale Cafe, with bassist Danton Boller

September 01, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15.00

Matt will be presenting his utterly unique mix of original songs; re-imagined, beyond-obscure gems culled from a century of American Popular song; and, of course, his lauded guitar playing, which owes its thrills and chills to widespread theft from hot jazz and country shredders, ragtime and stride piano, and bel [...]  Read More.

 

Matt Flinner Trio

September 15, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Sonically founded in bluegrass, jazz and American acoustic music, the virtuosic collaboration between esteemed mandolinist Matt Flinner, guitarist Ross Martin and bassist Eric Thorin is a finely tuned compositional machine.  Over the last eight years, the trio has been writing new music the day of any given show and performing [...]  Read More.

 

Jim Kweskin & Geoff Muldaur

September 21, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $25.00

There are gates to the city of American roots music, entryways that lead in new generations every decade. One of these gates is the Grateful Dead, whose love of folk and roots music has led many younger fans back to the source. But what gates did the Dead themselves use [...]  Read More.

 

Jeff "Siege" Siegel Quartet CD Release Celebration of "London Live"

September 22, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Please join the Jeff "Siege" Siegel Quartet in celebration of its 4th CD "London Live" on the ARC label.  The CD was recorded by the group while on tour at London's famed "Pizza Express" Jazz club.  The group features: Erica Lindsay - tenor saxophone Francesca Tanksley - piano Rich Syracuse [...]  Read More.

 

Kyle Carey

September 29, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Kyle Carey’s unique fusion of ‘Gaelic Americana’ music includes influences of the American Folk Anthology and the traditional music of Cape Breton, Ireland and Scotland. Kyle’s third and newest album, The Art of Forgetting, produced by Dirk Powell, recorded in Louisiana, and featuring luminaries such as Rhiannon Giddens, John McCusker [...]  Read More.

October 2018


 

Bunkhouse Boys Children's Center Fundraising Cajun Dance

October 06, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10

Bunkhouse Boys are excited to return to the Cafe! Their playful polyrhythms move dancers deeply, playing in a Creole style that can at times verge on zydeco. The more they play the more you dance! This dance will benefit The Children’s Center of New Paltz, Inc., a not-for-profit childcare center [...]  Read More.

 

Lara Hope & The Ark-Tones

October 13, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10

Winner of the 2017 Ameripolitan Music Award for Best Female Rockabilly Artist, and named the “Best Up-And-Coming Band” by Hudson Valley Magazine, Lara Hope and the Ark-Tones are New York’s premier Roots rock n’ roll & Rockabilly Twang outfit. The Ark-Tones recently released their 2nd full length album, Love You to [...]  Read More.

 

The Rob Scheps / Francesca Tanskley Quartet

October 20, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15.00

The Rob Scheps / Francesca Tanskley Quartet is a collaborative band, with four of the NY area's finest jazz musicians and good friends. Tenor/ soprano saxophonist Rob Scheps has performed with Gil Evans Band, Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, John Scofield, George Russell, Bob Moses, Terumasa Hino, Al Grey, Clark Terry, Sam [...]  Read More.

 

Monica Rizzio

October 27, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

No stranger to the east coast music scene, Texas-bred and Cape Cod washashore, Monica Rizzio is emerging as one of the finest singer songwriters that call New England home. For over 10 years she played fiddle and sang with Tripping Lily, a folk acoustic pop band, who toured up and down the [...]  Read More.

November 2018


 

Shtreiml - Jewish Roots & Turkish Blues

November 03, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Named for the furry hat the chassidim wear, Montreal’s Shtreiml has been delivering high-octane, not-so-traditional Eastern European Jewish music to the masses since 2002. Shtreiml's latest program, Eastern Hora, is an enchanting and ornate collection of original music rooted in both the Eastern European Jewish and Ottoman traditions. Brimming with roots-rock sensibilities this is [...]  Read More.

 

The Lucky 5

November 17, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10.00

"An infectiously rambunctious hot jazz ruckus..."  - Dwayne Brooke, The Woodshedders  This quote sums up the Lucky 5 perfectly. The boys bring a hard-swinging blend of what they call 'Hot Swing' — a mix of swing and gypsy jazz — creating a unique, foot-stomping blend of music that appeals to a [...]  Read More.

 

Greg Farley

November 24, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $10.00

Greg Farley was born in Highland, NY, a small town on the Hudson River. His dad was a teamster who drove tractor trailers and his mom worked at the A&P. In 2006 he began touring out of his car playing house shows, small bars, and on the street, burning CDs, [...]  Read More.

December 2018


 

Tidings of Discomfort and Oy

December 08, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Newly returned from their tour of the U.K., where they performed at such venerable pubs as The Crown and Spatula, The Harp and Sousaphone, and The Drunken Solicitor, the discalceate duo of Mikhail Horowitz and Gilles Malkine will deflate the mandatory mirth of the holiday season at Rosendale Cafe on [...]  Read More.

 

Slam Allen Live at the Rosendale Cafe

December 22, 2018 at 8:00 PM

Admission: $15

Part Otis Redding, part Freddie and BB King, Slam Allen is an entertainer's entertainer. If you love James Brown, Wilson Picket, Sam Cooke, Sly Stone, Prince and Jimi Hendrix, you will love Slam Allen and The Slam Allen Band. Playing original songs and original interpretations of music from the golden [...]  Read More.