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AGNES OBEL (From Denmark)

Pure, austere, and remarkably poised, Agnes Obel infuses her exquisite, atmospheric songs with a deep and resonant melancholy. Her double-platinum debut Philharmonics was an unexpected hit in her native Denmark (as well as in France, Belgium and her adopted home of Germany).

Now she comes to Boston for the first time with Aventine, a languid and reflective sophomore recording. Obel's sweet velvety voice and pristine mix of piano, violin and cello are captivating.

Tickets: $25 general admission

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/01/2014 - 20:00

ANGÉLIQUE KIDJO (From Benin)

With pulsating rhythms, a captivating voice, and dazzling stage presence, Angélique Kidjo transforms her many musical influences into a riveting Afro-pop tour de force.

Tickets: $40 Reserved seating

Event Date: 
Sun, 02/23/2014 - 19:00

ASAF AVIDAN (From Israel)

Perhaps the most interesting voice in the Israeli music scene today, 32-year-old Asaf Avidan has become a huge sensation in Israel and Europe.

Singing primarily in English, Avidan’s powerful voice is unmatched. He has been called a "force of nature" and "the love child of Dylan and Joplin."

Tickets: $28 Reserved seating

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/22/2014 - 20:00

Boston’s 4×4 Improv Tournament

An improv tournament celebrating Boston improv. Part-March Madness & part-longform improv celebration.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1413252915582074/

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/07/2014 - 21:00

IMPRESSIONS INTIMES: TANIA STAVREVA (PIANO)

"Impressions Intimes" features unique blend of intimate musi-colors particularly prominent in the solo piano works of Erik Satie, and many French influenced composers such as Federico Mompou and his "Impresiones Intimas" solo piano album written in 1914.

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/16/2014 - 19:30

Stories from the Past

Date: 
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Songs honoring/celebrating/commenting upon American History and our Presidents, for President's Day Week!

It's a Miracle!!!

Date: 
Monday, February 17, 2014 - 7:00pm
Program: 

William "Smokey" Robinson helped create the Great American Soul Book with songs like "The Tracks of My Tears, " "I Second That Emotion," & "The Tears of A Clown." He turns 74 this week. Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate the music of The Miracles and all of Smokey's solo work, too. If you're a fan of Motown you don't want to miss this….It all starts at 7pm!!

Gary Burton Part 3

Date: 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 6:00pm
Program: 

Bobby talks with Vibraphonist Gary Burton about his new release "Guided Tour" and his new autobiography (15 years in the making) "Learning to Listen: The Jazz Journey of Gary Burton". Gary shares passages from his book about a couple of the people that have been important in his career -- and talks candidly about coming to terms with aspects of his personal life.

Medici Musica Productions Presents: ALI AMR

It is the early 1990's, in a small town in Morocco where a very young boy walks into a music theater listening to the voice of his mother singing. His heart and mind are full of warmth, and he knows in that moment, he too, wants to be on the stage. With growing inspiration, he returns home to create his own performance adding all he can find to use as instruments. Ali Amr is a singer and Qanun performer. The development of his artistic style is the result of a journey of musical influences.

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/15/2014 - 19:30

Zili Misik & Cruzamente Double Bill

Zili Misik is a 8-piece ALL FEMALE band that performs New World SOUL: dance and roots music of the African Diaspora!  Zili music reconnects Haitian Roots, Jazz, Highlife, Reggae, Samba, Cuban Son, gospel and neo-soul.

On Zili Misik:
"From its visual aesthetic (members often match in elegant white linen) to its pan-global palette to its rallying cry for social justice, the band offers a feast for the senses." - Boston Globe

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/14/2014 - 19:30

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