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“Making the Scene: Nashville,” a new book that details how to live, network, and succeed in Music City.
Liam Sullivan of Amagansett, an author and musician, wrote “Making the Scene: Nashville,” a how-to guide for Music City. Morgan McGivern

Three days of programming and a gala honoring Susan Lacy
Susan Lacy

Mark Mangini, the society’s music director, will conduct the program, which begins and ends with settings of the celebratory Magnificat
Mark Mangini, the music director of the Choral Society of the Hamptons, will conduct its winter concert.

Local culture news
The East Hampton Historical Society’s annual house and garden tour was preceded by a cocktail party at the William E. Wheelock House in East Hampton on Friday night. Morgan McGivern

Local art news
Terry Elkins’s “The Hendrickson Farm House With Blue Sky” from 2007, will be on view at Peter Marcelle Gallery beginning Saturday.

The festival will present films from recent Latino cinema

She abandoned country music for a witty, sophisticated style and a comic voice much like her father’s
The lyricist Amanda Green, a Broadway baby with a show of her own on Broadway and another on its way. Durell Godfrey

Where have these paintings and sculptures been all of our lives?
Malcolm Morley is featured in an opening show at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill Christopher French/Parrish Art Museum

The society chooses its properties for their mix of architectural styles as well as their character
The East Hampton Historical Society will hold its annual house and garden tour this weekend. Houses include a cottage on Dayton Lane and a farmhouse in Amagansett. Durell Godfrey Photo