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Bits and Pieces 04.27.23

Mon, 04/24/2023 - 14:16
Candice Hopkins, a writer and curator of the Carcross/Tagish First Nation, will be one of the speakers at a panel on Indigenous arts and culture in Southampton on Thursday.
Thatcher Keats

Indigenous Initiatives
"Gather," a series of conversations devoted to B.I.P.O.C. (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) scholars, artists, and leaders, will bring together Jeremy Dennis and Wunetu Wequai Tarrant, both artists and members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation, and Candice Hopkins, a writer and curator of the Carcross/Tagish First Nation, on Thursday at 7 p.m. at Main Prospect restaurant in Southampton.

The conversation on Indigenous arts and culture will focus on the artists' current initiatives within Ma's House and B.I.P.O.C. Art Studio, Forge Project (which centers on Indigenous art, decolonial education, food security, and land justice), and the First Literature Project (which supports the preservation of Indigenous stories, culture, and language).

Tickets to the program, which is co-produced by Guild Hall and Ma's House B.I.P.O.C. Art Studio, are $50, $45 for Guild Hall Members.

Bach, Barber, Handel
The "Bach, Before and Beyond" concert series will return to the Old Whalers Church in Sag Harbor on Sunday at 4 p.m. with "Concertos and Cantatas." Directed by Walter Klauss, the church's music director, the program, with chamber orchestra, includes Handel's Organ Concerto in F, Bach's cantata "Ich Habe Genug," and Samuel Barber's Adagio for Strings. The soloists are Harrison Hintzsche, baritone, and Mr. Klauss, organist and conductor.

Tickets are $25 at the door.

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