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Spencertown Academy Arts Center is offering virtual musical programming for children and adults.

Raw Resonance, live from Amsterdam, will teach a creative sound and music playtime workshop for kids at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, as part of the Academy's free Family Arts Kaleidoscope series.

During this 50-minute Zoom session, Raw Resonance founders, singer-songwriter Han Van’t Land and percussionist Jeroen Hensel, will lead participants on a journey making music together, sharing creative ideas and having fun.

This workshop is recommended for participants ages 8 and up. Advance registration is required at

The Academy's Roots & Shoots Concerts series has changed its name to Roots & Shoots Streams, as its programs are going virtual via YouTube.

The Academy will livestream 2 Blue, the blues duo comprised of Amy Ryan and Richard Green, performing live on the Spencertown stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21. The Nields will perform live via their YouTube channel at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14.

Both performances are free and advance registration is not required. Links to the concerts will be posted at

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