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    Haydn The Creation

    Presented by Handel and Haydn Society at Symphony Hall, Boston

    May 1 - May 3, 2015

    Inspired by Haydn’s trips to England, where he first heard Handel’s oratorios, The Creation is widely considered Haydn’s crowning masterpiece. Based on both the biblical Genesis and Milton’s Paradise Lost, the oratorio was premiered in the US by H+H in 1819 and hasn’t been performed by the ensemble since 2001.

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    Wrong is Right

    Presented by notloB Music at Outpost 186, Cambridge

    April 29, 2015

    As tune writers, arrangers, and transcribers, these three vibrant players met through a love of roots music at Berklee College of Music. With combined skill and finesse on their instruments they...more

    Whitman's Civil War Revisited: 'Drum-Taps' at 150

    Presented by Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard at Paine Hall at Harvard Univ., Cambridge

    April 30, 2015

    In October 1865, only months after Lincoln’s assassination and the final battle of the American Civil War, Walt Whitman published the completed version...more

    Midday Organ Recital: Nancy Granert

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Adolphus Busch Hall, Cambridge

    April 30, 2015

    Join us for a Midday Organ Recital at Adolphus Busch Hall, featuring Nancy Granert.

    Recitals are performed on Harvard’s famous 1958 D. A. Flentrop organ. Audience members are invited...more

    "You Must Believe in Spring" Plamen Karadonev with Elena Koleva

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    April 30, 2015

    Plamen and Elena present "You Must Believe in Spring" Jazz Concert of Fifth Season Quartet with a program of sweet, foot-tapping swing and modern Jazz arrangements. Pieces by M. Legrand,...more

    Radius Ensemble Presents: INSIGHT

    Presented by Radius Ensemble

    May 1, 2015

    Radius Ensemble presents its season finale, INSIGHT, on May 2. Robert Schumann’s imaginative Fairy Tales, Sofia Gubaidulina’s extraordinary string trio, and Gabriela Lena...more

    Musical Hues

    Presented by Harvard’s Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

    May 1, 2015

    Like Harvard’s Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, the Dudley World Music Ensemble has a distinctly international focus. Enjoy live music drawn from cultures around the world...more

    Battle Hymns

    Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum and Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    May 2, 2015

    Experience an unprecedented collaboration between the Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum, the Boston Children’s Chorus, and the Harvard Dance Project reflecting on the American Civil War....more

    The David Haas Group: A Coalition of the Willing

    Presented by The Lily Pad at Lily Pad, Cambridge

    May 3, 2015

    David Haas, piano

    Scott Getchell, trumpets

    Todd Brunel, clarinet

    Glenn Dickson, clarinet

    Kevin Frenette, guitar

    Kit Demos, bass & modular...more

    Dudley Orchestra Spring Concert: Music of Dvo?ák, Messiaen and Schubert

    Presented by Harvard University, Dudley House at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    May 3, 2015

    The Dudley Orchestra presents a late evening spring concert of diverse works as part of Harvard's Arts First festival. The program consists of Dvorak's Symphony...more

    Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts at First Parish Church in Cambridge, Cambridge

    May 9, 2015

     Award-winning duo Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas share a passion for taking the infectious melodies and driving rhythms of Scottish/Celtic music on an exciting new journey. Fraser, one of the...more

    Durufle: Requiem

    Presented by Back Bay Chorale and Back Bay Chorale at St. Paul Church, Cambridge, Cambridge

    May 9, 2015

    Scott Allen Jarrett conducts the Back Bay Chorale in a performance of Durufle's Requiem for chorus and organ, along with choral works by contemporary American composers, all in the...more

    NEW BLUE Makers Market

    Presented by Out of the Blue Art Gallery

    May 9, 2015

    Join us for our 3rd monthly Makers Market and Cambridge Open Studios! All items for sale are unique and handmade by the artists. 
    Live music and a kids art project at each...more

    The Art of Craft

    Presented by Fayerweather Street School

    May 9, 2015

    The Art of Craft is an open artisan market held in Cambridge over Mother’s Day weekend. This celebration of local artisans and community members includes music, children’s...more

    Together with Andy Stott

    Presented by Together Festival at Middlesex Lounge, Cambridge

    May 10, 2015

    From Manchester, Andy Stott is a true scientist of sound, having released four albums via the respected Modern Love imprint. Beloved by techno purists and indie rockers alike, his most recent...more

    Bachanalia

    Presented by Cambridge Concentus at First Church in Cambridge, Congregational, Cambridge

    May 10, 2015

    Cambridge Concentus raises its glass to all things Bach on Sunday, May 10 at 3pm in First Church, Cambridge with a program of vocal and keyboard works by J.S. Bach, his most celebrated...more

    Karl Larson and Andy Costello

    Presented by Equilibrium Concert Series at Lily Pad, Cambridge

    May 12, 2015

    Pianists Karl Larson and Andy Costello display their insight into contemporary music in a program that spans 50 years of music, from John Cage’s experimentalism, through Messiaen’s...more

    Together Festival W/ DVS1

    Presented by MMMMAVEN at Middlesex Lounge, Cambridge

    May 11 - May 12, 2015

    Originally from the USA, Minneapolis to be exact, DVS1 is known as an unparalleled DJ talent with a record collection as massive as his skill. His bold and uncompromising nature has brought him to...more

    Salon Series: Concert #6

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

    May 14, 2015

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

    A program of tangos.


    TOGETHER W/ CREW LOVE [THU 5.14]

    Presented by Together Festival at The Middle East Corner, Cambridge

    May 14, 2015

    Performers:

    Soul Clap
    Tanner Ross
    w/ special guest
    Life on Planets
     


    TOGETHER X CLLCTV BOSTON W/ SANGO, STWO, BLACK EL, DURKIN & YVNG PAVL

    Presented by Together Boston at Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge

    May 13 - May 14, 2015

    Performers:

    Sango
    Stwo
    Black EL
    Durkin
    CLLCTV BOSTON #yvngpavl
     


    Kurt Elling's Passion World with special guest Anat Cohen

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston

    May 15, 2015

    Named DownBeat Critics Poll’s Male Vocalist of the Year an unprecedented fourteen times, Kurt Elling is one of the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. Originally commissioned by Jazz at...more

    TOGETHER X RESIDENT ADVISOR W/ MANO LE TOUGH, BOB MOSES & PROJECT PABLO

    Presented by Together Festival

    May 15, 2015

    Together Boston is an annual celebration of music, art and technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The festival was first held in February, 2010, with continually broadening scope of...more

    I Love a Lass… … Alas! I Love

    Presented by Tramontana at Cambridge Friends Meeting House, Cambridge

    May 16, 2015

    Tramontana ventures across the channel for an exciting program of English madrigals and part songs, including works by Byrd, Dowland, Wilbye, Pearsall, Stanford, Finzi, and Holst.  From songs...more

    South American Gems

    Presented by Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    May 17, 2015

    Pro Arte Music Director Emerita Gisèle Ben-Dor returns to conduct a series of tangos, including Piazzolla’s Remembrances of Buenos Aires. Joining us is Adrian Anantawan on...more

    Together Festival 2015

    Presented by MMMMAVEN

    May 10 - May 17, 2015

    Together Boston is a week-long, city-wide convergence of music, art and technology. With daytime events celebrating emerging ideas, the latest gear and artistic innovation, the creative community...more

    Newpoli CD release

    Presented by Oberon

    May 29, 2015

    As you hear the tamburello pounding out the heartbeat of Newpoli’s music, the two singers start up a wild, frenetic dance, and you'll have a very hard time sitting...more

    The Cambridge Community Chorus presents The Peacemakers

    Presented by Cambridge Community Chorus at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge

    May 30, 2015

    The Cambridge Community Chorus presents The Peacemakers, by Karl Jenkins, with the Worcester Children’s Chorus and instrumental ensemble, led by Music Director Pamela Mindell.

    Karl...more

    Childhood Memories Concert

    Presented by Back Bay Ringers at Fairchild Building, Cambridge

    June 19, 2015

    The Back Bay Ringers present "Childhood Memories," a concert that will make you nostalgic for your youth. Sit back and remember those carefree days with music from Mary Poppins, the...more

    King Sunny Ade

    Presented by World Music/CRASHarts and World Music/CRASHarts at The Sinclair, Cambridge

    July 1, 2015

    King Sunny Adé, the undisputed king of Nigeria’s juju music, brings his famed live band, the African Beats, to the Sinclair for a rare Boston performance. With tight vocal harmonies,...more

    Handel's SAUL

    Presented by Back Bay Chorale at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    Ongoing

    Featuring Amanda Forsythe, Matthew Anderson & Sumner Thompson. One of Handel’s finest achievements and a masterpiece of dramatic art, Saul features an unusually large & diverse...more

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