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    "A Love Supreme": the 37th annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert w/ Donald Harrison

    Presented by Friends of the John Coltrane Memorial Concert (fJCMC) and Northeastern Center for the Arts

    October 18, 2014

    The Friends of John Coltrane Memorial Concert (fJCMC) in collaboration with the Center for the Arts at Northeastern University present the 2014 John Coltrane Memorial Concert celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Coltrane's majestic suite A Love Supreme, considered by many to be the greatest spiritual jazz composition of all time. This year’s featured guest is Donald Harrison, New Orleans ...more


    World of Klezmer

    Presented by Boston Musica Viva at Tsai Performance Center

    September 27, 2014

    Explore contemporary music rooted in Jewish heritage and tradition with new works by Israeli composer Eitan Steinberg featuring soprano Etty Ben-Zaken.

    David Schiff: Divertimento from...more

    Let’s Make a Sandwich: An Experiment in Opera Production

    Presented by Guerilla Opera and The Boston Conservatory at The Zack Box

    September 25 - September 27, 2014

    Let’s Make a Sandwich is comprised of two short chamber operas; RareBit with music and libretto by Curtis K. Hughes, and Ouroboros with music and...more

    Kathy Kosins - The Art Of The Duo

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center

    September 26, 2014

    Vocalist Kathy Kosins is an ASCAP award winning songwriter, record producer and recognized modern abstractionist painter.

    the SPACE between Kathy Kosins new CD, (MAHOGANY JAZZ...more

    Tim Easton

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 25, 2014

    Raised in Akron, OH, alt-country singer/songwriter Tim Easton was influenced by a combination of pop icons (the Beatles, Kiss) and bluegrass/folk legends (Doc Watson, John Prine). Kosher Spears,...more

    Joan Osborne

    Presented by Rockport Music

    September 25, 2014

    Armed with her strong, sultry voice, Joan Osborne’s genre-crossing prowess has garnered accolades as a singer-songwriter, pop hitmaker, and rootsy soul singer for almost two decades. Since...more

    Ricky Nelson Remembered Starring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 25, 2014

    He is the only artist to have a No. 1 song, No. 1 movie and No. 1 TV show in the same week. Life Magazine coined the phrase ‘Teen Idol’ after him and he is credited with...more

    The Wiggles: Ready, Steady, Wiggle! Tour

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 24, 2014

    Ready, Steady Wiggle, will bring more of the toe tapping, laughter-inducing Wiggle-tastic excitement to families all over the US and Canada, stopping in nearly 40 markets across the continent....more

    Bruce Hornsby

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 24, 2014

    Bruce Hornsby’s work displays a creative iconoclasm that’s been a constant in the artist’s two-and-a-half decade recording career. His commercial stock soared early on, when...more

    John Mailander & Lukas Pool CD Release

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 24, 2014

    John Mailander is a San Diego based musician currently studying at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. He is in demand throughout the Southern California area for performance, session work...more

    Bill Staines

    Presented by Gore Place at Gore Place

    September 24, 2014

     Bill's music is a slice of Americana, reflecting with the same ease his feelings about the prairie people of the midwest or the adventurers of the Yukon, the on-the-road truckers, or the...more

    Emmylou Harris

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre

    September 23, 2014

    A 13-time Grammy winner and Billboard Century Award recipient, Emmylous Harris' contribution as a singer and songwriter spans 40 years. She has recorded more than 25 albums and has lent her...more

    Berklee American Roots Music Series

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 22, 2014

    A night of American roots music featuring performers in a wide range of American roots styles—including blues, gospel, folk, early country music, bluegrass, old-time, cajun, western swing,...more

    Highland Glee Club 14-15 Season Open Rehearsals

    Presented by Highland Glee Club at The First Baptist Church in Needham

    September 8 - September 22, 2014

    The Highland Glee Club has been performing choral music for men since 1908. Its members include singers from all walks of life and many communities in Boston's suburbs. The club performs a...more

    Dance at the Cinema: BALANCHINE/MILLEPIED (Ballet)

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre

    September 21, 2014

    From the Paris Opera Ballet. This encounter between two great French composers and two choreographers from the New York City Ballet, its founder George Balanchine and former student Benjamin...more

    Chris Young

    Presented by Indian Ranch at Indian Ranch

    September 21, 2014

    Chris Young has accomplished more by 28 than some artists do in a lifetime. He has already scored 5 consecutive #1 hits on country radio, and his new single “Who I Am With You” from...more

    Cape Symphony: Masterpiece I The Firebirds

    Presented by Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra at Barnstable Performing Arts Center

    September 20 - September 21, 2014

    JUNG-HO PAK, CONDUCTOR
    LINDSAY DEUTSCH, VIOLIN

    Three masters. Three sparks that flicker, then burst into flames. This season opener is a musical bonfire, and you’re at the...more

    Revels RiverSing

    Presented by Revels at Weeks Footbridge

    September 21, 2014

    Wave goodbye to summer at this joyous celebration of the Autumnal Equinox filled with singing, music, and more by the Charles River in Cambridge. Enjoy pre-show festivities in Harvard Square...more

    Cahalen & Eli

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 21, 2014

    Cahalen Morrison & Eli West are, simply put, two of the most innovative and subtle roots musicians today. Their music draws from old folk sources, but it sounds vibrantly alive. Cahalen...more

    Peter Case

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 21, 2014

    Peter Case’s work sets the bar for authenticity, passion and imagination and spans a number of genres, including folk, blues, and rock. Raised in Buffalo, NY, Case came to the Bay area in...more

    Composer Focus: Music of Britten

    Presented by Composer Focus at Lily Pad

    September 21, 2014

    "Composer Focus" is a new classical concert series, specializing in 20th and 21st century chamber music for piano and strings. Each concert focuses on music by a single composer - the...more

    Freisinger Chamber Orchestra

    Presented by Freisinger Chamber Orchestra at Old South Church, Boston

    September 21, 2014

    Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme featuring Edevaldo Mulla, cello soloist
    Jakov Jakoulov: The Horizon...more

    Boston's Hub On Wheels afteparty and Music Festival

    Presented by Wonkka Productions at City Hall Plaza

    September 21, 2014

    Directly following Boston's Hub on Wheels ride where 10,000 cyclists converge on the city for a morning ride there will be a free party/music festival at Boston's City Hall Plaza with live...more

    MISTRAL Presents: SONGS WITHOUT WORDS

    Presented by Mistral at West Parish Church, Andover

    September 21, 2014

    The season kicks off in Andover with “Songs Without Words,” a program of beguilingly lyrical chamber works by ‘songful’ composers: Felix Mendelssohn's sunny String...more

    Barnstable @ 375

    Presented by Cape Symphony at Barnstable Performing Arts Center

    September 21, 2014

    It’s Barnstable’s birthday, and Cape Symphony is in charge of the music. So, they pulled a few strings and drummed up an orchestra! Then they called a few friends who could hit all the...more

    Rhiannon Giddens

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Sanders Theatre

    September 21, 2014

    While Rhiannon Giddens continues to shine with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, which she cofounded in 2005, she still finds time to take on thrilling special projects and solo appearances. Last fall...more

    The David Haas Group: A Coalition of the Willing

    Presented by The Lily Pad at Lily Pad

    September 21, 2014

    David Haas, piano

    Kevin Frenette, guitar

    Scott Getchell, trumpets

    Glenn Dickson, clarinet

    Larry Terry, alto sax

    Kit Demos, bass and modular...more

    The Rat Pack Is Back

    Presented by NECC Foundation, Inc.

    September 20, 2014

    The Rat Pack is Back!


    Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.


    The music and feel of old Las Vegas comes to the Merrimack Valley this fall when “The Rat Pack...more

    HarborArts Festival 2014

    Presented by HarborArts

    September 20, 2014

    East Your Art Out!

    HarborArts Festival 2014 is the fourth annual anniversary celebration of the HarborArts Shipyard Gallery. The tradition...more

    Marcelo Lehninger conducts Mozart, Villa-Lobos and Beethoven

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall

    September 18 - September 20, 2014

    BSO Associate Conductor Marcelo Lehninger returns to the Symphony Hall podium for a concert spotlighting members of the orchestra. Four BSO principals take center stage for Mozart's seldom...more

    Wishbone Ash

    Presented by TCAN - The Center for Arts in Natick at The Center for Arts in Natick

    September 20, 2014

    "The most interesting two-guitar team since the days when Beck and Page graced The Yardbirds." - Melody Maker. Wishbone Ash is considered to be one of the major innovators of the...more

    The Dan Band

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    September 20, 2014

    Dan Finnerty caught America’s attention as the foul-mouthed wedding singer in the box-office smash Old School, performing his now-infamous rendition of "Total Eclipse of the...more

    Joe Stevens & Bethel Steele

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 20, 2014

    California based singer/songwriter, guitar and banjoman, Joe Stevens is a third-generation professional musician in a long line of restless westward moving souls. A prolific writer, the muse began...more

    FirstWorks Urban Carnevale, Co-presented with the City of Providence

    Presented by FirstWorks

    September 20, 2014

    A public celebration of music, spectacle, and food in the heart of Providence with FirstWorks artists from around the globe-and here in Rhode Island.  From the dizzying spectacle of...more

    Harpeth Rising

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 20, 2014

    Harpeth Rising chose to name themselves after a river because water is both dynamic and powerful. These words also describe the music created by the three women – Jordana Greenberg (violin,...more

    Estonian Night

    Presented by Lexington Symphony

    September 20, 2014

    Join Lexington Symphony in 2014–2015 as it celebrates its 20-year anniversary! Popular all over the world and offering insights into the moods and experiences of Estonia’s people, the...more

    Smörgåsbord Nordic Food Festival

    Presented by Scandinavian Cultural Center

    September 20, 2014

    Local chefs go Nordic! Drawing upon influences from traditional and “new Nordic” cuisine, local chefs will try their hand at Nordic cooking, and you’ll be the judge! Join us for...more

    Bombay Jim & the Swingin' Sapphires

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center

    September 20, 2014

    Since the release of their 2001 CD Keep Honkin, Bombay Jim and the Swinging Sapphires is hailed as one of the country’s hottest swing bands. Featured on the HBO Series, Family...more

    Gino Vannelli

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Berklee Performance Center

    September 20, 2014

    Since the 1973 release of his debut album, Crazy Life...more

    Solas

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Somerville Theatre

    September 20, 2014

    One of the most popular, influential, and exciting Celtic bands, Solas presents Shamrock City, a multimedia show of original music with remarkable photos and tales from turn-of-the-century copper...more

    GET UP, STAND UP! A Multimedia Reggae Concert Experience

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre

    September 19, 2014

    Reggae music was hewn from the turbulent cold war politics of the 1970’s from which the cry of the downtrodden and forgotten peoples of Jamaica were expressed through this powerful musical...more

    CCM Free Faculty Concert: Xonor Trio

    Presented by Concord Conservatory of Music at Concord Conservatory of Music

    September 19, 2014

    The Concord Conservatory of Music will start its Free Faculty Concert Series for the year with the Xonor Trio, featuring CCM violin instructor Yumi Okada, and piano instructor Rasa Vitkauskaite,...more

    Cheryl Wheeler with special guest Chris Trapper

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 19, 2014

    You may not be familiar with Cheryl, but you have probably heard her music. She is very respected as a songwriter by her peers, which can be seen by how many of them record her songs. Chery's...more

    Cormac McCarthy

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center

    September 19, 2014

    Songwriter Cormac McCarthy won “Best Folk” in the Music category at the 19th annual Spotlight on the Arts Awards on April 18, 2013. The Awards are given by the arts community to...more

    Sun Kil Moon

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Somerville Theatre

    September 19, 2014

    Mark Kozelek, frontman of Sun Kil Moon, is renowned for his intense, highly autobiographical songs. An expressive, talented guitarist with a beautiful and evocative voice, Kozelek has been...more

    Break of Reality / I/Ø

    Presented by The Red Room @ Cafe 939 at The Red Room at Cafe 939

    September 19, 2014

    Break of Reality has been applauded for its “genuine technique” and ability to “rock out like they mean it,” according to Time Out/New...more

    Steve Forbert

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 18, 2014

    As a young man from Meridian, Mississippi, Steve Forbert traveled to New York City and played guitar for spare change in Grand Central Station. He vaulted to international prominence with a...more

    Salon Series

    Presented by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational

    September 18, 2014

    Hear some of Boston’s best virtuosos on an intimate scale and join them in lively roundtable discussions in comfortable, friendly surroundings.


    The Beatles Remixed

    Presented by The Beehive at The Beehive

    September 18, 2014

    On Thursday, September 18th, 2014 The Beehive, located in Boston’s South End, presents a tribute to The Beatles with an evening of live performance featuring cutting edge re-interpretations...more

    Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim

    September 17, 2014

    Seven-string guitar master Charlie Hunter has been playing with drummer Scott Amendola since the 1990s, when they were two-thirds of the acclaimed jam-band-meets-jazz Charlie Hunter Trio....more

    Free Wednesday Program Open House for Seniors

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC at Leventhal-Sidman JCC

    September 17, 2014

    Senior adults are invited to attend a free sampling of the Jewish Community Center’s Wednesday Program at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on...more

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