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NEC Preparatory School Announces Prep Presents, a Free Concert Series Gift to City of Boston

New England Conservatory is delighted to announce a free 11-concert series by its Preparatory School that will span the 2012-13 season from Nov. 12—May 25. Dedicated to Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Prep Presents: A Gift to the City of Boston is being offered in gratitude to the community for its support of the Conservatory’s Campus Redevelopment Plan.

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Tue, 11/27/2012 - 20:00

Lewis Nash Quartet & Kurt Elling

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Friday, November 2, 2012 - 6:00pm

Tune in this Friday at 6PM to catch back to back performances of the Lewis Nash Quartet and Kurt Elling from the performances at the Newport Jazz Festival from this summer. Nash is an accomplished jazz drummer who has collaborated with many artists, such as Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, and Oscar Peterson to name a few. Elling is a jazz vocalist, composer, and lyricist who has bee nominated for nine Grammy Awards since 1995 and continues to release award winning albums. 

The Limeliters

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Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 7:00pm
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A 4-hour tribute to one of the great folk groups of all time. In 1959, Glenn Yarborough, Alex Hassilev, and Lou Gottlieb burst on to the folk music scene as the Limeliters. Their complex sound and sophisticated stage show made them an ovenight sensation. TIME magazine said that  "If the button down scrubbed looking Kingston Trio are the undergraduates of big-time folk sing-ing, The Limeliters are the faculty." Over the ensuing decades, the Limeliters went through a variety of lineup changes, but they still go on today.

Adam Zahler & Doug Fine

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Sunday, November 4, 2012 - 9:00pm
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Tonight on Inquiry we welcome back Adam Zahler, Associate Professor of Theatre at Worcester State University and also the Chair of Visual and Performing Arts Department. Adam talks about the new production of Tony Kushner’s masterpiece Angels in America: The Millineum Approaches. Performances at Worcester State University will be November 15, 16, and 17 at 8PM and November 18 at 2PM.  For information about tickets and times, please go to:

Rebecca Parris

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Saturday, October 27, 2012 - 4:00pm
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Jazz vocalist Rebecca Parris has a distinguished voice that is well-known in the jazz world and throughout New England.  Raised in the Newton, Massachusetts, the jazz improviser and teacher has released nearly a dozen albums to date. Ms. Parris will join Brazilian born, New York City-based drummer/composer Mauricio Zottarelli and his quintet MOZIK for a celebration of the music of Jobim on Tuesday, October 30th at Scullers Jazz Club in Boston.

Boo!

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Monday, October 29, 2012 - 7:00pm
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Celebrate Halloween with host Tom Shaker on this Monday's show. Scary soul and frightening funk music all night long…it all starts at 7pm!

A Tribute to 60's Rock Guitar Heroes by the Tom Yates Group

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Fri, 11/30/2012 - 20:00

Sandi B & John Hyde with The Workingman's Jazz Band - jazz rhythm & blues

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Sat, 11/24/2012 - 20:00

The Pilgrims of Rock featuring Tom Yates - an historical musical trip back to the golden era of rock 'n' roll

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Fri, 11/23/2012 - 20:00

Acoustic Open Mic hosted by Alan Goodrich

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Sun, 11/18/2012 - 19:00
Sun, 11/25/2012 - 19:00

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