The Salomé Chamber Orchestra was founded in 2009 by Lauren, Sean, and David Aaron Carpenter
Named for the woman who called for John the Baptist’s head, the headless (i.e., lacking a conductor) Salomé Chamber Orchestra will perform at Nova’s Ark in Bridgehampton and the Jewish Center of the Hamptons in East Hampton next weekend.

at Martha Clara Vineyard

At the Bay Street Theatre

Guild Hall events

At the Parrish Art Museum

Local art news
A Thomas Moran watercolor, “Smoking Ships at Sea,” will be part of “Water,” a new show at the Tripoli Gallery in Southampton.

We all know that so many artists live here among us, but the density is remarkable when one comes face to face with it
Paul Moss seemed like a Duane Hansen sculpture among the artwork on view at the opening of “Amagansett Art: Across the Years” at the Amagansett Historical Association’s Jackson Carriage House last Thursday. Durell Godfrey
The installation of the Springs Invitational at Ashawagh Hall is an eclectic mix of surprises. Jennifer Landes

“Captivating Combinations”
The Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival presented an animated as well as captivating performance on July 31.

A journey of laughter and sadness
Paul Anthony Stewart, Randy Harrison, and Alexis Molnar in a scene from “Harbor” at Primary Stages in New York City Carol Rosegg

More than a memoir
Geoff Gehman in front of Wainscott’s old general store Morgan McGivern