ARTBAR Gallery is a go-to place for events in Kingston!  From Midtown Music live performances and curated music series to wine tastings and art events, we have a lot to offer.  Please look below for our update schedule.

Jazz Jam November

Date: November 15, 2018

Time: 7:00pm -10:00pm

Location: ARTBAR Gallery

Jazz Jam November

Sign ups start at 6pm. Music starts at 7pm. The house band will play a few songs to start off the night, and the jam session will start around 7:30. Musicians can expect to play at least two songs each. Piano, Bass amp, and Drums will be provided. The jam session is lead by bassist Ben Basile.

Ben Basile is an electric/double bassist, educator and composer from New York’s Hudson Valley Area. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Jazz Studies from The State University of New York at New Paltz. Basile travels the world playing music. Currently he has performed in 30 countries, across 6 continents. Basile is also a founding member of “The Poughkeepsie Jazz Project” a group which has hosted a weekly jazz jam session in Poughkeepsie, NY for over five years running. Basile’s debut album “Two For Twenty” was released November 2016. www.benbasile.com

Swing Dance

Date: November 17, 2018

Time: 8:00-11:00pm

Swing Dance

Come join us for Swing ‘n’ Blues Night led by Linda and Chester Freeman. An intimate gathering of our dance friends and family.
$12 cover.

Bob Shaut & Sax Life Series

Date: November 23, 2018

Time: 7:30- 9pm

Bob Shaut & Sax Life Series

Bob Shaut & Sax Life’s final concert in their Best of Jazz Series. Part of Bob Shaut’s Sax Life residency at ARTBAR Gallery in Kingston.

This Black Friday concert is finishing full circle with “Mile Smiles” as a theme, celebrating the music of the second great Miles David Quintet!

Visit shautjazz.com for more info.

$15 general
$5 senior
$5 student

Ben Basile & Vince Tampio Album Release Show 11/24

Date: November 24, 2018

Time: 8:00-10:00pm

Ben Basile & Vince Tampio Album Release Show 11/24

Ben Basile & Vince Tampio self release Season’s Greetings, an instrumental chamber jazz interpretation of select Holiday songs. The musical arrangements were inspired by Frank Sinatra, Vince Guaraldi, and Al Green. Season’s Greetings will be released everywhere Tuesday, November 20, 2018.

Season’s Greetings features hand selected Holiday favorites arranged and performed by Ben Basile and Vince Tampio. The two musicians have been performing music together for almost a decade. Album collaborations include Tampio’s The Nook (2018), Basile’s Two For Twenty (2016), and their A Duo Tribute to Frank Sinatra (2015).

Ben Basile:
Ben Basile is an electric/double bassist, educator and composer from New York’s Hudson Valley Area. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Jazz Studies from The State University of New York at New Paltz. Basile travels the world playing music. Currently he has performed in 30 countries, across 6 continents. Basile is also a founding member of “The Poughkeepsie Jazz Project” a group which has hosted a weekly jazz jam session in Poughkeepsie, NY for over six years running. Basile’s debut album “Two For Twenty” was released November 2016. www.benbasile.com

Vince Tampio:
“Basically he’s the go-to cross-genre horn-blowing utility man of the Philly scene” (John Vettese). Vince Tampio is a professional trumpeter, arranger, composer, and multi-instrumentalist based in Philadelphia, PA. Although firmly rooted in jazz, he is comfortable with a wide variety of genres including rock, soul, funk, folk, classical, and electronic. www.vincetampio.com

ARTBAR Gallery
674 Broadway, Kingston, NY 12401
All Ages
$5 Cover

Holiday Sip & Shop

Date: December 8, 2018

Time: 5-9pm

Holiday Sip & Shop

Please join us for our first annual Holiday Sip & Shop. All local vendors, wine & local NY craft beers, plus a fantastic all local ingredient food menu!

Support local business and get your holiday shopping done at the same time.

Vendors to be announced shortly!