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Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 11:00am

North American warblers are among the most beautiful of our migrant breeders, but identifying them can be a real challenge. Though often colorful, they are also small, very active and often stay high up in foliage or hiding in dense cover. Writer, photographer, musician and bird tour guide TOM STEPHENSON, along with Scott Whittle, have written and created a new, state of the art guide to this group of birds titled THE WARBLER GUIDE. Tune in tonight and find out what it takes to produce a groundbreaking natural history book in the age of digital media. 

Carrie Crane: Blinded By Science

Thursday, August 15, 2013 - 11:00am

Inquiry welcomes back artist CARRIE CRANE. Her latest series of work is the result of her artistic responses to a researcher’s work in the Clark University Physics Department. Andreea Panaitescu was examining “the order and disorder of packing spheres in a confined cube. Carrie Crane’s fascinating and beautiful work inspired by this research can be seen in the group show that Carrie curated: BLINDED BY SCIENCE, currently on view at the Krikorian Gallery at the Worcester Center for Crafts, 

Sunday Jazz Brunch - The Lance Houston Jazz Quintet

Tamo Bar

Each Sunday, Tamo hosts Sunday Jazz Brunch on the Terrace!  Indulge in Chef Robert Tobin's delicious brunch menu while waking up to the smooth sounds of Lance Houston's Jazz Quintet. 

Brunch is available from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. and reservations are not necessary.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/01/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/08/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/15/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/22/2013 - 11:30
Sun, 09/29/2013 - 11:30

The Lance Houston Jazz Quintet

Tamo Bar

Every Tuesday, we welcome Lance Houston and his talented jazz quintet to TAMO.

Lance Houston has performed internationally with his distinctive approach to jazz improvisation.  He has studied jazz with Jeff Stout, Bill Lowe, Lin Biviano and many others.

Many jazz listeners compare Lance Houston's smooth flugelhorn delivery as reminiscent of Freddie Hubbard and Woody Shaw.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/03/2013 - 18:00
Tue, 09/10/2013 - 18:00
Tue, 09/17/2013 - 18:00
Tue, 09/24/2013 - 18:00

The Lance Houston Jazz Quartet

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/06/2013 - 21:00
Fri, 09/13/2013 - 21:00
Fri, 09/27/2013 - 21:00

BOAZ SHARON (Classical)

"Sharon is a pianist of superb technique and keen stylistic sense. In his performances, Koechlin emerges convincingly as a composer worth more attention."- The Washington Post

Professor of piano at Boston University and Director of Piano Studies at BU’s Tanglewood Institute, Sharon has won numerous awards for his masterful interpretations of classical favorites as well as obscure works from well-known composers.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/29/2013 - 15:00

JOHNNY A. (Blues)

"Devotion to melodies, tight dynamics and succulent tones perfectly temper Johnny's balance of fire and ice." --Ted Drozdowski, Guitar World

Local legend and guitarist, Johnny A has been active for nearly 40 years. His style walks the fine line between blues and rock with a bit of jazz mixed in.

Known for his creative use of the whammy bar, Johnny A’s guitar riffs are eloquent and complex with an edge of soulfulness and raw emotion.

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/28/2013 - 20:00

AbraKidabra! (Family)

Magician Mike Bent wows crowds with his wacky and outrageously funny tricks and jokes. His creative and imaginative routines landed him in front of the Obamas as a featured performer at the 2013 White House Easter Egg Roll.

A seasoned comedian and former teacher, Bent and his family-friendly style has been seen on HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central, and major network television.

Admission: adult $10 child $8
Discounts (seniors, students, children) are available

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/28/2013 - 11:00

Rock Off Main Berklee College of Music Summer Programs

Featuring the region’s freshest pop, emo, punk, ska, hardcore and indie bands from across the region, ROM’s all-ages rock shows have been shakin’ the house for over 15 years.

Hosted by Diane Young.

Bands scheduled to perform include: Rumble Strips; Gretchen and The Pick Pockets; Parkside; Sound Pilot; Anna Kolosky.

Admission: non-member $8 member $8

Rock Off Main
Berklee College of Music Summer Programs

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/27/2013 - 19:30


CD Release party, with special guest Rebecca Loebe

With a whopping 13 Boston Music Awards under his belt, Paul has made a significant mark on the modern history of folk music. Chief architect of the Boston school of songwriting, his music is urbane, literate folk-pop that ignited the ‘90’s folk revival. Ellis bridges the gulf between a contemporary folk sound and the Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger tradition. Artist Video

Event Date: 
Sat, 09/21/2013 - 20:00


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