Music for the family on Shelter Island this weekend

Areta Zhulla.

Areta Zhulla.

Editor’s note: The following events have been cancelled due to the weather forecast

The Perlman Music Program announced that alumna violinist Areta Zhulla has joined the staff as alumni coordinator. She will work with the alumni network, plan activities for the PMP community and help with events on the Island.

Alumni recitals will return this weekend when violinist Randall Goosby, from Perlman Music Program’s Summer Music School, performs music by Brahms, Kreisler and Saint-Saens, accompanied by pianist John Root, on Saturday, January 23 at 5 p.m. 

Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased at There is no charge for kids 18 and under.

On Sunday, January 24 at 12:30 p.m., PMP invites everyone to a fun-filled musical event, “Family Music and Fun.”

The Clark Arts Center will be the place for a taste of classical music, snacks and activities designed for children ages 3 to 8. The event is free; reservations are requested. RSVP to 212-877-5045 or email

A free Works in Progress concert will take place later in the day, at 2:30 p.m. Reservations are not required; seating is first-come, first-served.

The concerts will take place at the Clark Arts Center on the Shore Road campus. For more information, call 212-877-5045 or email