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BRASS FEST

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

PERFORMERS: Trumpet & Tuba/Euphonium Ensembles; Horn, Trombone & Brass Choirs

DIRECTORS: UMass Department of Music & Dance Professors Eric Berlin, trumpet; John Bottomley, tuba; Laura Klock, horn & Greg Spiridopoulos, trombone

MUSIC: Original and transcribed music for brass instruments

FREE AND THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:00

The Saturdays

The Garden welcomes back The Saturdays, playing contemporary folk and acoustic music.

The Saturdays draw on their respective backgrounds in rock, bluegrass, folk and blues to present a tight and eclectic sound.  Influenced by artists from Gillian Welch to the Rolling Stones, the band offers their own original arrangements of contemporary and traditional favorites. The group features strong lead and harmony vocals, guitar, dobro, mandolin, and percussion.

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/13/2014 - 15:00

the Jonathan Lorentz trio feat. Delfeayo Marsalis

Jonathan Lorentz sax
Andy Carballeira organ
Brooke Sofferman drums

and special guest:
Delfeayo Marsalis trombone

Tickets & Info

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/05/2014 - 20:00

Amoskeag Studio

250 Commercial St Suite #2007 (South Entrance)
Manchester, NH

Thaddeus Hogarth/John Baboian Jazz duo

Born in the U.K. and raised in the West Indies, Thaddeus Hogarth is an Associate professor of Guitar at Berklee College of Music. A two-time winner of the Independent Music Award for R&B/Blues, he has been a prominent singer, guitarist, harmonica player, and singer-songwriter in the R&B tradition on the New England music scene since 1990.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/28/2014 - 19:30

Superluminal

Rapper Gripp performs tracks from his latest album, Ansible, for the first time. Also featuring performances from local singer-songwriter Steve Subrizi and Hollywood-based rapper Jack of Co.Z.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/03/2014 - 21:30

Allan Chase

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/26/2014 - 20:00

Edward H. Burtt Jr. and Christie Palmer Lowrance

Date: 
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 10:00pm

Inquiry welcomes back EDWARD H. BURTT JR, Cincinnati Conference Professor of Zoology at Ohio Wesleyan University. He is the author, along with William E Davis Jr, of the book ALEXANDER WILSON: THE SCOT WHO FOUNDED AMERICAN ORNITHOLOGY. Tonight Jed talks about the plans for celebration of the 200th year anniversary of the publication of Alexander Wilson’s American Birds, one of the first great scientific volumes written in America. There will be a one-day symposium on all things Wilson on April 23, 2014 at Ohio Wesleyan University.

Charles Fambrough

Date: 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 6:00pm
Program: 

Charles Fambrough was a jazz bassist, composer and record producer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Fambrough was a member of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers during the early 1980s.

Celebrate Women In Jazz + You

Date: 
Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
Program: 

Catch Colors of Jazz when host Bonnie Johnson celebrates Women's History Month and the spring membership drive with guests including pianist, composer, educator Hey Rim Jeon, jazz vocalist TAEKO and bandleader, singer/songwriter Michelle Cruz. Tune in at 4pm.

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