5/18/11: Today’s Tips: Wednesday
VISUAL ART: Art Museum Day @ the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. The Clark joins the national observance of Art Museum Day with a day-long program of offerings, including a full day of special curator-led talks exploring the many facets of the Clark’s collection. 10am-5pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Paula Cole @ the Wood Theater, Glens Falls. A year ago, Cole was the headliner at Troy’s free River Street Festival. (Read our review here.) Since then, she’s released her latest album, “Ithaca.” 8pm. $48.
MUSIC: Zeta @ Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs. The Caffe’s Emerging Artist Breakout series continues with the Saratoga teen duo of vocalist-guitarist Austin Palmisano and drummer Adrian Spekert. 7:30pm. $5.
MUSIC: Jody Radez @ Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. Acoustic blues. 8pm. FREE.
TALK: “Dancing to Music” @ Bard College’s Fisher Center Theater Two, Annandale-on-Hudson. Award-winning choreographer Bill T. Jones traces the lineage of “Spent Days Out Yonder,” as he discusses pure musical exploration in his work. The lecture will include a showing of the piece, accompanied by students of the Bard College Conservatory of Music. 7pm.