helsinki hudson http://wamc.org en Randy Graff "Made In Brooklyn" At Club Helsinki http://wamc.org/post/randy-graff-made-brooklyn-club-helsinki <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.randygraff.com/">Randy Graff</a> won the 1990 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her work in <em>City of Angels</em>. Graff’s other Broadway credits include roles in <em>Falsettos</em>, <em>Moon Over Buffalo</em>, <em>High Society</em>, and <em>A Class Act</em>. She was the origal Fantine in <em>Les Miserables</em> on Broadway and starred opposite Alfred Molina in the 2004 revival of <em>Fiddler on the Roof</em>.</p><p>She is bringing her cabaret show “Made in Brooklyn” to <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com/schedule.html#140525">Club Helsinki</a> in Hudson, NY this Sunday, May 25th, at 8pm and she joins us now.</p><p> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:35:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 90760 at http://wamc.org Randy Graff "Made In Brooklyn" At Club Helsinki Erin McKeown Playing Helsinki Hudson Tonight http://wamc.org/post/erin-mckeown-playing-helsinki-hudson-tonight <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Tonight at 8pm, <a href="http://www.erinmckeown.com/">Erin McKeown</a> will play at <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com">Helsinki Hudson</a> - supporting <a href="http://www.mountain-goats.com/">The Mountain Goats</a>.</p><p>Erin is a Musician, Writer, and Producer based in Western Massachusetts.With 9 full length albums, 2 EPs, and numerous soundtracks to her credit, she’s a local, national, and international artist and activist and she joins us to talk about her stint as a host in WNYC, international audiences, teaching, and a few of her songs.</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:10:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 88340 at http://wamc.org Erin McKeown Playing Helsinki Hudson Tonight Ben Taylor At Helsinki Hudson 4/18 http://wamc.org/post/ben-taylor-helsinki-hudson-418 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A self-described "late bloomer" musically, folk-rock singer-songwriter <a href="http://www.bentaylormusic.com/">Ben Taylor</a> didn't start singing until his early 20s.</p><p>The hesitation is understandable, given the daunting example of success set by his parents, James Taylor and Carly Simon. While Ben thought of other vocations he could pursue, including wilderness guide or martial arts instructor, he was eventually drawn into the family business.</p><p>Ben Taylor will play <a href="http://helsinkihudson.com/schedule.html#140418">Helsinki Hudson on April 18th</a>.</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:40:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 88138 at http://wamc.org Ben Taylor At Helsinki Hudson 4/18 Dawn Landes At Club Helsinki 3/17 http://wamc.org/post/dawn-landes-club-helsinki-317 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.dawnlandes.com">Dawn Landes</a> is a Brooklyn-based folk singer-songwriter and accomplished music producer and engineer.</p><p>She’s recently released a new record entitled, <em>Bluebird</em> via Western Vinyl, and she’ll be opening for The Felice Brothers at <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com">Club Helsinki</a> in Hudson, NY on March 17th. She joined us at The Linda to talk about her career, the new album, and how she snaps up sounds and lyric ideas wherever she goes.</p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:35:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 85691 at http://wamc.org Dawn Landes At Club Helsinki 3/17 Judy Kaye Shares "An Evening With Lenny & Steve" At Club Helsinki http://wamc.org/post/judy-kaye-shares-evening-lenny-steve-club-helsinki <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Two-time Tony Award winner <a href="http://www.judykaye.com/">Judy Kaye</a> performs a solo cabaret act at <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com">Helsinki Hudson</a> next Saturday on March 22nd in an event entitled:<em> An Evening With Lenny &amp; Steve</em> – featuring the music of Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.</p><p>Kaye recently performed on Broadway in <em>Nice Work If You Can Get It</em>. Her previous Broadway credits include <em>The Phantom of the Opera</em>, <em>Grease</em>, <em>Ragtime</em> and <em>Souvenir</em>. Her stage experience also includes leading opera roles with companies such as The Santa Fe Opera.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 85564 at http://wamc.org Judy Kaye Shares "An Evening With Lenny & Steve" At Club Helsinki Beth Orton At Club Helsinki On 2/7 http://wamc.org/post/beth-orton-club-helsinki-27 <p>English folk-rock singer-songwriter Beth Orton was a pioneer of "folktronica," a style mixing elements of folk and electronica, whose pulse still can be felt in the underpinning groove of Orton's mostly acoustic music. After a six-year hiatus from recording, Orton released "Sugaring Season" last year, which was greeted with critical acclaim and superlatives such as "masterpiece."</p><p>She’ll play at Club Helsinki in Hudson, NY on Friday, Feb 7th at 9pm The Murphy Beds will open.</p><p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:45:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 82887 at http://wamc.org Beth Orton At Club Helsinki On 2/7 Everett Bradley's "Holidelic: ‘Twas The Night Before The Funk" At Helsinki Hudson http://wamc.org/post/everett-bradleys-holidelic-twas-night-funk-helsinki-hudson <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Everett Bradley will bring his holiday fund phenomenon <a href="https://www.facebook.com/HOLIDELIC"><em>Holidelic: ‘Twas the Night Before the Funk</em> </a>to <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com">Helsinki Hudson</a> this Sunday, December 8th.</p><p>Everett plays percussion and sings backing vocals for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band - he has also recorded and toured with Joey Ramone, Jon Bon Jovi, Hall &amp; Oates, Carly Simon, and David Bowie among others and he currently appears in <a href="http://www.aftermidnightbroadway.com/"><em>After Midnight</em></a> on Broadway.</p><p>Holidelic was first performed in 2002 and every year since, Everett has put together this part dance party, part funk concert, part comedy show - the holiday-funk spectacular features original holiday songs as well as loose, funk-infused adaptations of Tchaikovsky, "Frosty the Snowman," "Little Drummer Boy" and more!</p><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:50:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 79308 at http://wamc.org Everett Bradley's "Holidelic: ‘Twas The Night Before The Funk" At Helsinki Hudson "Late Summer Magic" With Charles Busch At Club Helsinki http://wamc.org/post/late-summer-magic-charles-busch-club-helsinki <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This Sunday at </span>7pm,<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Helsinki on Broadway - in association with </span>Showstoppers<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> New York -presents </span><a href="http://www.charlesbusch.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Charles Busch</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in a cabaret evening entitled </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Late Summer Magic</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. He performed at </span><a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com" style="line-height: 1.5;">Club Helsinki</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Hudson, NY last fall and returns by popular demand. He will be joined by musical director and accompanist, </span><a href="http://www.tomjudson.blogspot.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Tom Judson</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 72570 at http://wamc.org "Late Summer Magic" With Charles Busch At Club Helsinki A Summer Night with Terri White at Club Helsinki http://wamc.org/post/summer-night-terri-white-club-helsinki <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This Sunday,<a href="http://www.officialterriwhite.com"> Terri White</a> will take the stage at <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com">Club Helsinki</a> in Hudson, NY as part of the Showstoppers New York Cabaret Series Helsinki on Broadway. The Broadway baritone chanteuse whose life brought her to the stages of Broadway, to living on the streets of New York City, and back!</p><p>For one performance, Terri will bring her special brand of charm, humor and powerhouse vocals to Hudson for a night of magical musical entertainment. In addition to her highly acclaimed work in cabaret, the Great White Way has embraced Terri in roles ranging from <em>Barnum</em>, <em>Ain't Misbehavin'</em>, <em>Welcome to the Club</em>, <em>Chicago</em>, <em>Finian's Rainbow</em>, and the recent Broadway revival of <em>Follies</em>.</p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 71580 at http://wamc.org A Summer Night with Terri White at Club Helsinki Judy Kuhn - Helsinki on Broadway - All This Happiness http://wamc.org/post/judy-kuhn-helsinki-broadway-all-happiness <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This Sunday, May 26th - <a href="http://www.helsinkihudson.com">Club Helsinki</a> in association with Showstoppers New York presents <a href="http://www.judykuhn.net">Judy Kuhn</a> in <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00BMT8Q0Y/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=B00BMT8Q0Y&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">All This Happiness</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=B00BMT8Q0Y" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em> as part of their Helsinki on Broadway cabaret series.</p><p>Judy Kuhn is a three time Tony nominee for her work in the Broadway musicals: <em>Les Miserables</em>, <em>Chess</em>, and <em>She Loves Me</em>. She was also the singing voice of Pocahantas in the 1995 animated Disney film of the same name, which means she sang the Academy Award winning song, “Colors of the Wind” in that movie.</p><p>In <em>All This Happiness</em>&nbsp;she weaves together tunes from the pop songwriters and musical theatre composers that have had the most influence on her.</p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 65185 at http://wamc.org Judy Kuhn - Helsinki on Broadway - All This Happiness