FREE. Noah Fang is an ethnomusicologist who studies traditional Chinese musical forms and is a musician himself. A 2022 Yale-China Arts Fellow at the Festival, Fang with mezzo soprano Ying Li will present a lecture-recital that illustrates the rich cultural history of Chinese Art Song.
From Canal to Railroad to Greenway: Celebrating 200 Years of History on the Farmington Canal
FREE. Celebrate 200 years of history at the Farmington Canal, which dates back to the early 19th century.
Canoe West River
In partnership with New Haven Department of Youth and Recreation
This expedition will follow the 14-mile West River, a freshwater stream that flows through Bethany, Woodbridge, New Haven, and West Haven before ending at Haven Harbor.
Shawn Taylor: The Power of Fandom for Radical Change
FREE. American troubadour Shawn Taylor draws from his expertise in mythology, theater, and pop culture to discuss fandom that radicalizes for change.
¡Cuba Vive! Nachito Herrera & His Havana Jazz Club
FREE. Nachito Herrera is “explosive, crowd-pleasing. rhythmically intense. Romantic. Dynamic. Jaw-droppingly good.” (Minneapolis Star-Tribune).