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Live Jazz Dinner Set with Alec Spiegleman

EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY Beat Hôtel’s live dinner jazz set features world-class musical artists performing exciting & intimate music as a perfect compliment to food & libations.

BROOKLYN SINGER-SONGWRITER

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/19/2014 - 18:30

The Superpowers

AFRO-BEAT

The Superpowers is a supergroup of musicians dedicated to providing only the heaviest 21st Century grooves. Originally formed in 2005 as an 11-member Afrobeat group, the band has reunited (after a hiatus starting in 2009) as a stream-lined force drawing influences from the entire world of horn driven and dance oriented musics. The Superpowers includes members of John Brown’s Body, Beyonce, Debo Band, Full Tang, Esperanza Spalding, Dub Apocalypse and collectively have performed at the majority of major venues and festivals all over the globe

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/19/2014 - 22:00

Prof. Brown Conducting Award & UMass Symphony Orchestra concert

Professor Brandon Keith Brown, Director of Orchestral Studies for the UMass Amherst Department of Music and Dance, won the 2014 Mendelssohn Scholarship, awarded by the American Friends of the Mendelssohn Foundation and Maestro Kurt Masur and his wife.  One cannot apply for this fellowship and must have been a student of Maestro Masur.  The prestigious once-in-a-lifetime scholarship is given to young conductors of international prominence who studied outside of Germany, primarily in the U.S.  It carries a 5000 Euro stipend, airfare, and all expenses paid to Germany.  For

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/12/2014 - 08:00

Paul Dennis solo dance concert at MHC

Paul Dennis, Assistant Professor of Dance at the UMass Amherst Department of Music and Dance, will perform a solo concert of classic and contemporary modern dance on Friday, October 17th at 8pm at Mount Holyoke College, Kendall Studio Theatre.  The program will feature works choreographed by José Limón, Daniel Nagrin, Pearl Primus, and Reggie Wilson. A Talk-Back with Professor Dennis follows the performance.

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/17/2014 - 20:00

Chapel Jazz & Jazz Ensemble at UMass

EVENT:  Jazz Takes Center Stage

TIME & LOCATION: 8pm, Bowker Auditorium, UMass Amherst campus

PERFORMERS: UMass Amherst Chapel Jazz Ensemble, directed by Professor Felipe Salles, and Jazz Ensemble I, directed by Professor Jeffrey W. Holmes

TICKETS: $3 UMass students; $5 other students, children, seniors; $10 general public; free for UMass music majors & minors.  Available at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, 413 545 2511 or at http://fac.umass.edu/musicanddance

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/16/2014 - 20:00

Musical Postcards: UMass Amherst Symphony Band in concert

TIME & LOCATION:
8pm, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass Amherst

PERFORMERS:
The UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Symphony Band; Professor Matthew Westgate, conductor and James Shetler, graduate conductor

THE MUSIC:
Ron Nelson: Savannah River Holiday, Joaquin Turina: Five Miniatures, Eric Whitacre: October, Norman Dello Joio: Scenes from the Louvre, Michael Daugherty: Niagara Falls

Event Date: 
Tue, 10/14/2014 - 20:00

The New England Tenors

What a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon this fall as the Rogers Center for the Arts welcomes the return of The New England Tenors, Jeffrey Hartman, Damien Corcoran, and John Middleton-Cox. Here is your chance to see them live as they return for their annual concert.

These talented performers sing everything from opera and classical to Irish music and popular songs. This concert promises to be a great afternoon of entertainment!

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/05/2014 - 15:00

Dee Dee Warwick

Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Dionne's younger sister Dee Dee, began singing in the church with her sister and her aunt, Cissy Houston. While her career was not as commercially successful as Dionne's she recorded some classic soul sides for Mercury & Atco records. Join host Tom Shaker as we remember this "Lost Soul" on this week's show. It all starts at 7pm!

Membership Drive Special

Date: 
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

News Songs, Listener Requests & Fan Favorites accompanying our WICN Fall Membership Drive, while chatting with several interesting guests. Possible interviews with and/or visits from the Tannehill Weavers, Paul Rogoshewski (PJ Rogue), and Ari Charbboneau.

Worcester Chamber Music Society: fall and winter programs

Date: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 4:00pm
Program: 

KRISTA BUCKLAND REISER, General Manager and violinist for the WORCESTER CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY returns to Inquiry to talk about the wonderful and varied and programs the society is offering this fall and early winter. With her in the studio is violinist ROHAN GREGORY, who talks about his evolution as a musician and his fascinating work with the like of the Indo-jazz group Natraj and playing with flamenco guitarist Juanito Pascual. 

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