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AUBREY ATWATER - Clogging/Mountain Dulcimer/Group Singing Classes

Thursdays,Oct.4,11,18,25,Nov.1,8, 2012

Clogging, all levels 6-6:50 pm
Continuing Mountain Dulcimer 7-7:50 pm
Group Singing 8-9 pm

$80 for each 6-week session (401) 725-9272; please visit for more info and to register:

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/04/2012 - 18:00

Otis Redding

Monday, September 17, 2012 - 7:00pm

Soul singers don't get any better than the "Big O." His tragic
death at age 26 cut short the life of an artist who was just
reaching his prime. Also known as "The King of Soul" Otis
released his first record for Stax in 1964. Join host Tom
Shaker as we celebrate the life and music of one of soul's most
emotional and powerful voices. It all starts at 7pm!

Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival - Melody Gardot

Following an extensive two-year world tour in support of her highly successful major label debut, My One and Only Thrill, Melody Gardot was restless and ready for new adventure. Setting out on her own, it took a year of traveling the world for Melody to find her inspiration for The Absence as she met new people and experienced new cultures.

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/27/2012 - 20:00

The Deep River "Sampler"

Wednesdays, 6:30–8:30am
Meets: 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14

Within every individual flows a deep river of creativity, passion, silence, and a place of contact with ourselves and what matters to us. Discovering and drawing on the Deep River counteracts the fragmentation and sheer pace of life in the 21st century and brings inspiration and balance to our lives.

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/17/2012 - 06:30 to 08:30

Healing - Sound Journey

Thursday, September 13, 11:15am–1:15pm
Thursday, October 11, 11:15–1:15pm
Thursday, November 8, 11:15–1:15pm

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/13/2012 - 11:00
Thu, 10/11/2012 - 11:00
Thu, 11/08/2012 - 11:00

The Video Game Orchestra (VGO)

The Video Game Orchestra (VGO) returns to Symphony Hall for their first performance in Boston since selling out the legendary venue earlier this year. Featuring a 70-piece orchestra, choir, and five-piece rock band, the group will perform "rockestral" arrangements from some of the most popular video games of all time. 

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/07/2012 - 20:00

IMPRESARIA Productions presents LISA REDFERN, Singer-Songwriter 

Redfern applies the spiritual, ethereal feeling found in early mountain's just a reminder of what real music is capable of when it's set free. - Folk Roots

Artist website ~

Admission: $15

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/14/2012 - 20:00

Shrewsbury Drum Circle

Gifford Hall

All ages are welcome! Cost is $5/drummer or $12/family. Pack a light
supper and come for some or all of the time. Drums available to loan.

RSVP to Christina White, Shrewsbury Arts Alive Community Liaison,

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/21/2012 - 18:00

The Phill Argyris Quintet featuring world-class musicians Stan Strickland and Phill Grenadier

Phill Argyris pursued serious jazz studies with pianist Paul Barringer at Wellesley College. In New York City he continued master studies with the great jazz pianist Harold Mabern for several years. His original compositions are said to reflect the influences of James Williams and John Coltrane according to Mabern. He also includes among his greatest influences the legendary pianists McCoy Tyner, Red Garland and Bud Powell.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/28/2012 - 21:00

Anat Cohen & "Claroscur​o": Mixing Up the Palette on Colors of Jazz

Saturday, September 15, 2012 - 4:00pm

Catch Colors of Jazz when host Bonnie welcomes Clarinetis​t-Saxophon​ist Anat Cohen to celebrate the September 25th release of her new album Claroscur​o. Named Jazz Journalist Association's 2012 Multi-Reeds Player and Clarinetist of the Year, the Anzic Recording Artist has the distinction of being honored with multiple JJA JAZZ AWARDS for six years running. On Claroscur​o, Ms. Cohen is leading the band as front woman, playing the clarinet and bass clarinet as well as tenor and soprano saxophones.


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