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    Bid Them Dance and Bid Them Sing: Dvorak, Lutoslawski, Phibbs, Prokofiev

    Presented by Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston at Goethe-Institut Boston, Boston

    February 1, 2015

    Prokofiev’s fiendishly kinetic Quintet originated as a ballet that was too difficult to dance, Lutoslawski captured the spirit of Polish folk music, and Dvorak never lost sight of the rhythmic vitality and heartfelt lyricism of his native Bohemia, the song and dance at the root of all music.

    PROGRAM:
    Witold Lutoslawski, Dance Preludes for clarinet & piano ...more


    Cape Symphony: CapePOPS Rhapsody in Bluegrass

    Presented by Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra at Barnstable Performing Arts Center, Barnstable

    February 14 - February 15, 2015

    JUNG-HO PAK, CONDUCTOR
    THE ANNIE MOSES BAND, GUEST ARTISTS

    You asked for it. Nashville’s Annie Moses Band is back with a brand new show that takes us deep into the heartland,...more

    Mozart and Beethoven

    Presented by Handel and Haydn Society at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    February 13 - February 15, 2015

    Hear these titans of the Classical era as young composers. Composed by the master at the tender age of 13, Mozart's Waisenhaus Mass receives a rare performance from conductor Richard...more

    Joyful Noise: The Pipe Organs of Trinity Church

    Presented by Trinity Church Boston at Trinity Church Boston, Boston

    February 15, 2015

     Join Trinity Church Boston's organists, Richard Webster and Colin Lynch, along with nationally recognized organ expert Jonathan Ambrosino, for a history of the Trinity organs, a view of...more

    Freedy Johnston

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    February 15, 2015

     A gifted songwriter whose lyrics paint sometimes witty, often poignant portraits of characters often unaware of how their lives have gone wrong, Freedy Johnston seemingly appeared out of...more

    The David Haas Group: A Coalition of the Willing

    Presented by Lily Pad at Lily Pad, Cambridge

    February 15, 2015

    David Haas, piano

    Kevin Frenette, guitar

    Scott Getchell, trumpets

    Todd Brunel, clarinet

    Kit Demos, bass & modular synthesizer

    Dave Fox, drums


    Music of Gyorgy Ligeti

    Presented by Composer Focus and Lily Pad

    February 15, 2015

    On the sixth of nine monthly concerts, the Composer Focus series (recent recipient of a Cambridge Arts Council grant) will feature the music of Hungarian composer, György Ligeti (1923-2006)....more

    Genres of Middle Eastern Clarinet: Music of Armenia, Turkey, Greece, and the Middle East

    Presented by Tufts University Department of Music at Distler Performance Hall, Somerville

    February 15, 2015

     Performance faculty clarinetist Mal Barsamian demonstrates the art of playing his instrument in a variety of Middle Eastern musical styles, featuring works by composers from the region. This...more

    Vadim Kolpakov. Soul of Gypsy Guitar.

    Presented by Natasha Folk

    February 15, 2015

    Solo concert-Vadim Kolpakov, Boston MA
    Vadim, is the one of the most prominent and renowned Russian-Romany (Gypsy) 7-string guitarists in the world, he is also vocalist and...more

    The Pink Floyd Experience

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 17, 2015

    Tom Quinn: Band leader, lead guitarist, and relentless crusader for all things “Pink Floyd”. In 1973, The Dark Side Of The Moon was released. That same year Tom bought his first...more

    Sinkane / Cookies

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

    February 17, 2015

     Sinkane (Ahmed Gallab) and his family left Sudan when he was a boy, emigrating to the United States. While in high school in Kent, Ohio, he found a musical community in the town’s...more

    Mardi Gras Celebration at Beat Hotel

    Presented by Beat Hotel at Beat Hotel, Cambridge

    February 17, 2015

    On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015, Beat Brasserie (aka Beat Hotel), located in Cambridge’s Harvard Square, is shaking things up for Mardi Gras with its 2nd Annual Brazilian Carnival. Putting a...more

    Trina Hamlin & Annie Keating

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    February 18, 2015

     Lucinda Williams. John Prine. Allison Krauss. Willie Nelson. Gillian Welch. Bonnie Raitt. Emmy Lou Harris, Patty Griffin. This is a short list of the musicians Annie Keating has been...more

    Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Milhaud and Poulenc - Open Rehearsal

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall, Boston

    February 19, 2015

    French conductor St?phane Den?ve returns for this program of works all premiered in Paris in the early 1920s. Canadian violinist James Ehnes is soloist in Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1,...more

    The Mavericks

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 19, 2015

    The Mavericks are back. The country-steeped garage band - with a Cuban-American lead singer and who emerged from Miami in 1989 with a sultry debut that was equal parts innocence, intensity, and...more

    Jim Gaudet and The Railroad Boys

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    February 19, 2015

     Jim Gaudet is a folksinger - but without all that microscopic self-examination and tedious political correctness. Mostly, he's a storyteller and he does it extremely well. Whether...more

    Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars

    Presented by Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club at Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club, Somerville

    February 19, 2015

    Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars began in Guinea, where the band’s members fled during the Sierra Leone Civil War, and last year celebrated their 10-year anniversary with their fourth...more

    Master Class with Pianist Robert Blocker

    Presented by Gordon College Department of Music at Phillips Music Center, Gordon College, Wenham

    February 19, 2015

    Thursday, February 19 | 8 p.m. | Phillips Recital Hall

    Robert Blocker, the Henry and Lucy Moses Dean of Music at Yale University and acclaimed pianist, will be leading...more

    Lorelei "On the Rocks"

    Presented by Lorelei Ensemble

    February 20, 2015

    The second in a new chamber series hosted by Boston's Lorelei Ensemble. Sonja Tengblad, Emily Culler, and Clare McNamara in a post-Valentine's evening of 16th-century Italian and...more

    Mavis Staples

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    February 20, 2015

    A veritable titan of both gospel and R&B, Mavis Staples has been tiptoeing the boundary between the spiritual and the secular for more than 60 years. And she isn’t slowing down.


    Hillary Reynolds Band

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center, Framingham

    February 20, 2015

    The Hillary Reynolds Band, fronted by award-winning songwriter Hillary Reynolds, is a pinnacle of innovation in today's pop music. The powerhouse foursome makes its' trademark sound by...more

    Sturgill Simpson

    Presented by Paradise Cafe at Paradise Rock Club, Boston

    February 20, 2015

    Nashville’s Sturgill Simpson turns classic country bluntness into weird, roving introspection.


    Play Me: A Week of Trying Out Musical Instruments

    Presented by New School of Music at New School of Music, Cambridge

    February 17 - February 20, 2015

    During February vacation week, kids ages 6-10, will have the opportunity to play (each day), all sorts of instruments! Kids will get to try out instruments from the wind and string families along...more

    Pianist Robert Blocker in Concert

    Presented by Gordon College Department of Music at Phillips Music Center, Gordon College, Wenham

    February 20, 2015

    Friday, February 20, 2015 | 8 p.m. | Phillips Recital Hall

    Robert Blocker, the Henry and Lucy Moses Dean of Music at Yale University, and acclaimed pianist, will be in...more

    Stephane Deneve conducts Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Milhaud and Poulenc featuring violinist James Ehnes

    Presented by Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) at Symphony Hall, Boston

    February 19 - February 21, 2015

    French conductor St?phane Den?ve returns for this program of works all premiered in Paris in the early 1920s. Canadian violinist James Ehnes is soloist in Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1,...more

    Aurora Borealis

    Presented by A Far Cry at St. John's Church, JP, Boston

    February 21, 2015

    Catch a glimpse of the exquisite Northern Lights as this program brings you from the bitter heart of a Nordic winter to the warmth of a welcoming hearth. The few gentle snowflakes felt in Steve...more

    Curtain Call Behind the Scenes 7-12 years

    Presented by Brookline Music School at Brookline Music School, Brookline

    February 17 - February 21, 2015

    Curtain Call: BTS is a five-day musical theatre program, taught by Lindsay Albert and Jenna Lea Scott, designed to introduce young students to the stage. Students will sing, dance,...more

    Mary Fahl (former lead singer of October Project), Gregory Douglass opens

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    February 21, 2015

     Singer-songwriter Mary Fahl first achieved fame as lead singer and co-founder of the mid-1990s folk-rock/adult alternative group, October Project. As a solo artist, her musical inspirations...more

    Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at Berklee Performance Center, Boston

    February 21, 2015

     Natalie MacMaster and her husband, Donnell Leahy, have created a new show that highlights the unique talents, stories, and traditions from their original homes of Cape Breton and Lakefield,...more

    The Johnny Cash & Waylon Jennings Tribute Show

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    February 21, 2015

    Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings were two of the most important figures in the 1970s outlaw movement within country music. They were also two great friends that shared many stages together over...more

    Lori Diamond and Fred Abatteli - CD Release

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center, Framingham

    February 21, 2015

    Bostonian Lori Diamond and New Yorker Fred Abatelli, have been creating and performing music together since their "destined" meeting on Myspace in 2007. These two seasoned players have...more

    John Denver Musical Tribute

    Presented by The Rogers Center for the Arts at Merrimack College at Rogers Center for the Arts, North Andover

    February 21, 2015

    The legendary John Denver evokes memories of an era in music which was both inspiring and influential. His music was a combination of romance -Annie’s Song; folk - Leavin’ on a Jet...more

    Ariel Pink

    Presented by Paradise Rock Club at Paradise Rock Club, Boston

    February 21, 2015

    Ariel Pink’s persona is that of a sleazy outsider, sardonic and alienating, but his steeped-in-rock-nostalgia ramblings are mesmerizing.


    PRhyme

    Presented by Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub at Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge

    February 21, 2015

    PRhyme is the critically-acclaimed collaboration between rapper Royce da 5’9” and producer DJ Premier. They favor old-school boom bap and lyrical complexity, though their music is no...more

    Booker T. Jones ~ Beverly, MA

    Presented by gimmeLIVE

    February 21, 2015

     Join us in welcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Musicians Hall of Fame inductee, Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient & the greatest Hammond B3 master of all time,...more

    Rolie Polie Guacamole

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    February 21, 2015

    Rolie Polie Guacamole‘s high energy, interactive shows are a mix of funk, rock and folk music mashed into original tunes about natural living, eating healthy and staying active. The...more

    Ockeghem@600: Ockeghem, Binchois & Du Fay

    Presented by Blue Heron at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    February 21, 2015

    "…this virtuosic chorus…has turned historical excavation into vibrant musical adventure"
    David Weininger, The Boston Globe

    With this concert, Blue...more

    Spring Festival Chunjie: Chinese New Year Traditional Dance and Music

    Presented by WE-Contact, Inc. at John Hancock Hall, Boston

    February 21, 2015

    Spring Festival ?? Chunjie invites you to join dancers, musicians, Chinese opera artists from China as well as Boston Chinatown and Chinese community to celebrate Chinese New Year, the Year of...more

    Mahler Chamber Orchestra with Leif Ove Andsnes, piano/conductor

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston

    February 22, 2015

    The magnificent pianist Leif Ove Andsnes collaborates as player/conductor with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra as part of his epic long-term project, The Beethoven Journey, focusing on the...more

    Angels in America

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Boston University Theatre, Mainstage, Boston

    February 19 - February 22, 2015

    Based on the award-winning play by Tony Kushner, the operatic version of Angels in America is a story about the human experince, touching on relationships, love, loss, cowardice,...more

    Strauss & Mahler

    Presented by Boston Philharmonic Orchestra at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    February 19 - February 22, 2015

    Turn of the century Vienna was a world in which radical change vied with a tendency towards nostalgia in an uneasy balance. Youth and old age had their distinctly different viewpoints, and each...more

    Travis Tritt

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    February 22, 2015

    As one of the leading lights of country music throughout the 90’s, Travis Tritt stood out among the pack with a style that borrowed as much from southern rock as it did the Grand Ole Opry....more

    Mozart, Mostly

    Presented by Boston Chamber Music Society at Fitzgerald Theatre at Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, Cambridge

    February 22, 2015

    Join us for an afternoon of music to entertain and delight with Mozart exploring and studying Bach, Mozart substituting for and helping a friend in trouble, Schnittke parodying Mozart, and Mozart...more

    U R a Star! Voice Workshop 12-18 years

    Presented by Brookline Music School at Brookline Music School, Brookline

    February 21 - February 22, 2015

    The U R a Star Voice Workshop is a two-day intensive, taught by Carola Emrich-Fisher and Katie Seiler, which will culminate in a performance on Sunday afternoon at 3:00pm. Participants will...more

    The Circle of The Song, featuring Ed Jurdi, Seth Walker, and Edward Anderson

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    February 22, 2015

    Ed Jurdi: Ed Jurdi is blazing a trail with music. His inimitable style, dubbed "Cosmic American Soul," has enthralled listeners, critics, and musicians across the country and beyond....more

    Signature Series at the MFA: The Artist Sings

    Presented by Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    February 22, 2015

    Opera is full of malevolent villains, passionate lovers, and intrepid warriors, but it is also animated by a fascinating collection of working artists—composers, painters like Cavaradossi,...more

    Sleater-Kinney

    Presented by House of Blues at House of Blues, Boston

    February 22, 2015

    Beloved riot grrrl indie rockers Sleater-Kinney (pictured at top in a photo by Brigitte Sire) reunite to tour their new album “No Cities to Love.” Should you manage to procure tickets,...more

    MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM: Foggy Mountain Consort

    Presented by Historic Newton

    February 22, 2015

    Sunday, February 22, 4:00 PM
    MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM: Foggy Mountain Consort
    Starting with plucked string music and songs from as early as 1600, the consort moves through...more

    Tea and Tunes with Eden Forman and Lukas Pool

    Presented by Gore Place at Gore Place, Waltham

    February 22, 2015

     Enjoy tea and cake and wonderful music in the mansion at Gore Place with Eden Forman and Lukas Pool. Fiddler Eden Forman and guitarist/banjoist Lukas Pool play traditional music of Scotland,...more

    Concert with Guest Artist Volkan Orhon

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    February 23, 2015

    Winchester Community Music School is pleased to present a concert by guest artist and double bassist Volkan Orhon. Mr. Orhon will perform works from his latest CD release with pianist Rose...more

    20 Years of Freedom: Hugh Masekela & Vusi Mahlasela

    Presented by Spectacle Management at John Hancock Hall, Boston

    February 24, 2015

    Two of South Africa's true freedom fighters and renowned musical icons come together for their first tour to honor twenty years since the start of democracy in South Africa and official end of...more

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