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Carrie Marshall

Named one of North Carolina’s Top Charlotte Vocalists in 2012 by the Carolina Entertainment Network, seasoned vocalist Carrie Marshall has performed at such notable events as the Democratic National Convention in 2012 and the Romare Bearden Park Grand Opening Gala. Wrapping her heart and voice around a lyric, Carrie infuses each song with power and poignancy.

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Sat, 02/01/2014 - 20:00

Harvey Diamond & Jon Dreyer

Legendary pianist Harvey Diamond and bassist Jon Dreyer perform jazz standards and songs from the Great American Songbook, "honing gems...into personal statements that leave us yearning for more...Diamond is a master of both melody and harmony much like his predecessors in the legacy of jazz piano, Bill Evans and Lennie Tristano." The duo will be performing for us the evening of every 2nd Saturday of the month as well as every Saturday brunch time. music.jondreyer.com

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/08/2014 - 20:00

Saturday Brunch - Harvey Diamond & Jon Dreyer

Legendary pianist Harvey Diamond and bassist Jon Dreyer perform jazz standards and songs from the Great American Songbook, "honing gems...into personal statements that leave us yearning for more...Diamond is a master of both melody and harmony much like his predecessors in the legacy of jazz piano, Bill Evans and Lennie Tristano." The duo will be performing for us the evening of every 2nd Saturday of the month as well as every Saturday brunch time. music.jondreyer.com

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/01/2014 - 11:00
Sat, 02/08/2014 - 11:00
Sat, 02/15/2014 - 11:00
Sat, 02/22/2014 - 11:00

Beverly Gray: Roger Corman

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Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 3:00pm
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Tonight on Inquiry we welcome journalist, teacher, screenwriter and story editor BEVERLY GRAY. She talks about the latest edition of her wonderful biography ROGER CORMAN: BLOOD-SUCKING VAMPIRES, FLESH-EATING COCKROACHES AND DRILLER KILLERS. Roger Corman specialized in making films that elevated the exploitation genre, films like Little Shop of Horrors and The Trip. He made them fast and he made them cheaply.

Jonathan Black and Tara Sellios

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Sunday, February 16, 2014 - 9:00pm
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Tonight on Inquiry we talk with journalist, editor and writer Jonathan Black about his very entertaining new social history Making The American Body: The Remarkable Saga Of The Men And Women Whose Feats, Feuds, And Passions Shaped Fitness History. Tonight Jonathan talks about the early years in bodybuilding and fitness training with the likes of Charles Atlas, Muscle Beach, Abbye Pudgy Stockton, and Jack Lalanne.

Josh Sapan and William L. Bird, Jr.

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Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 9:00pm
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Panoramic pictures didn’t start with the iPhone. Starting in the 1840s, photographers began to take exquisite panoramic shots of special events, unique groups of people and even everyday life. These detailed long photographs are wonderful windows into the history of transportation, woman’s rights, racial equality and popular culture of an America long gone by. On Inquiry tonight, we speak with Josh Sapan, CEO of AMC Media, the company that operates the cable channels AMC, IFC, WEtv and the Sundance Channel.

Something Old, Something New

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Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 7:00pm
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A special tribute to the late Pete Seeger.

Pat O’Leary

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 6:00pm
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Bassist Pat O’Leary has helped some of the best musicians in jazz swing like mad: Diana Krall, Bob Dorough, Lionel Hampton, Mel Lewis and others. O’Leary is also a composer and passionate teacher and talked to Judy about a fascinating project in Serbia where he combined his talents, working with students and professionals to present his arrangements of Serbian folk songs as reborn jazz orchestrations.

Commonplace Books Presents Welcome to Night Vale

Enjoy a live performance of “Welcome to Night Vale,” which is a twice-monthly podcast starring Cecil Baldwin. The performance takes on the style of community updates for the fictional small desert town of Night Vale, featuring local weather, news, announcements from the sheriff's secret police, mysterious lights in the night sky, dark hooded figures with unknowable powers, and cultural events. The podcast has drawn praise as “a geeky cultural gem” (CBC) and “incredible, spooky, funny, and monumentally charming” (BoingBoing).

Admission: $25, general admission

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/28/2014 - 19:30

The Precious Metal Project

This concert features original music, classic Caribbean, and creole jazz compositions performed by Berklee’s Contemporary Steelpan Ensemble, a rhythm section, six-piece horn section, and hand percussion duo. Performers will showcase professor Ron Reid's arrangements of compositions by Ray Holman, Luther Francois, and Robert Greenidge.

Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission

For tickets & more information, visit www.berkleebpc.com or call 617 747-2262

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/27/2014 - 20:00

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