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The Music of Bill Evans

Date: 
Monday, October 7, 2013 - 6:00pm

Perpetually sensitive in style and spirit, pianist Bill Evans was driven by a 'quiet fire' that has influenced generations of pianists.  Guest musical director Bill Charlap with Evans' guitarist Jim Hall and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra pay tribute with classics like Waltz for Debby, Five and Peri's Scope.  Wendell Pierce hosts.

Verlyn Klinkenborg and Tom Stephenson

Date: 
Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Inquiry welcomes Verlyn Klinkenborg, writer, teacher, editor and farmer. His new book More Scenes From The Rural Life collect years of his columns and pieces for the New York Times and other publications about working and living on a small farm in upstate New York. Tune in for some wonderful conversation about rural life and time, farm animals and the crisis facing small farms in America.

Eric Benet

Date: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 6:00pm

Singer, songwriter, and actor Eric Benét charges his old school soul songwriting with healthy doses of modern funk and hip-hop. His winning formula has been recognized with multiple Grammy and Image Award nominations. Benét joins Feinstein for a set of original tunes and classics by Stevie Wonder, Earth, Wind & Fire, and David Foster.

Wynton Marsalis

Date: 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 6:00pm

Trumpeter and composer Wynton Marsalis hails from one of New Orleans’ most distinguished jazz families, and he has continued the Marsalis dynasty with multiple Grammy Awards, a Pulitzer Prize, and the National Medal of Arts. Spend an hour with this legendary artist as he shares a few of his favorite things, including a recently discovered recording of Louis Armstrong’s last known performance.

Deborah Holland and Cidny Bullens

Date: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 7:00pm

Deborah Holland, a Los Angeles based piano teacher and songwriter, was a member of Animal Logic with jazz bassist Stanley Clarke and drummer Stewart Copeland (formerly with The Police). She began her musical studies at age 14, attended the Berklee College of Music and Rutgers University, from which she received her B.A. with Highest Honors in Jazz Studies.

A Music Theory Talk by guest Kurt Nelson

Subject: Tadeusz Baird’s “Erotyki” and the Poetics of Musical Synthesis

TIME & LOCATION: 1:25-2:15pm, Room 44, Music Wing, Fine Arts Center

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/25/2013 - 13:00

Gill Aharon Trio Album Release! Acoustic/Electric sets + DABURDZ + Epic GATrio Jam…

8:00pm - The Gil Aharon Trio releases their new album Chapter One - The Swamp

9:00pm Set - Da Burdz

Late Set - Gil Aharon Trio: Big and Electric

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/02/2013 - 20:00

The Twangbusters

The Twangbusters are all well-known roots music masters. With spitfire "Miss Paula" Bradley (Girl Howdy, Uncle Earl) on piano, ukulele and vocals -  described as "Patsy Cline meets Bessie Smith", Peter "Dr.

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/10/2013 - 20:30

The Deborah McDonnell Band

Deborah grew up singing with her dad's country band in Pennsylvania and later attended Woodstock (the original!). That makes for a rich stew of contemporary Bluegrass, Country and Folk/Rock. Legendary multi-instrumentalist, the artist known as S2 -- Stu Ervin -- has performed in bands from Austin to Boston and is currently wanted in every state. Steve Smith lends his gorgeous, country-rock vocals and finger-picking guitar. The great Tim Fiehler, a regular on Boston-area stages, fills in the bottom on standup bass.

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/06/2013 - 17:00

Mehliana featuring Brad Mehldau and Mark Guiliana

World-renowned pianist Brad Mehldau switches to Fender Rhodes and an arsenal of vintage synthesizers to partner up with acclaimed drummer Mark Guiliana in their brand new electro-funk Mehliana project. Trance-laden, free-form and majestic, Mehliana touches on the modern electro-beats found in dance clubs today and nods back to the more free dance-funk spirit of the early '70s.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/26/2013 - 21:00

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