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    Samhain Soiree

    Presented by Mobius

    October 31, 2014

    Samhain Soiree' is a roaming performance party and series of public (+private) art interventions. Artists will create work for the bustling street-scapes of Central Square on Halloween night. Audiences will have the option to wander through several satellite locations throughout the night - Weirdo Records, Green Street Studios, and the Mobius Gallery will be sites for installations, conjuring, soundscapes, ...more


    The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass

    Presented by Chorus pro Musica at Old South Church, Boston, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    Featuring Carol Barnett’s Bluegrass Mass (2007) for chorus, soloists and bluegrass band; and a world premiere new work by Winchester, MA native Stephen Feigenbaum.


    Cecilia Farrell, Piano

    Presented by Boston College

    November 2, 2014

    Works by Ravel, Beethoven, Chopin, and Tchaikovsky.


    Spicy Rhythms, Classic Greatness

    Presented by Mastersingers by the Sea

    November 2, 2014

    Mastersingers by the Sea chamber chorus with musicians from the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Dr. David MacKenzie will perform its fall concert entitled "Spicy...more

    Reconstructed: The New Americana

    Presented by Lorelei Ensemble at Marsh Chapel, Boston

    October 31 - November 2, 2014

    Lorelei Ensemble presents Reconstructed: The New Americana, a vibrant project paying tribute to the relics of American music that continue to shape contemporary musical rhetoric and the...more

    Gordon Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert

    Presented by Gordon College Department of Music at A.J. Gordon Memorial Chapel, Wenham

    November 2, 2014

    The Gordon Symphony Orchestra's fall concert.


    The Beggar's Songbook: Revolt in the Spanish Netherlands

    Presented by Long & Away at First Religious Society in Carlisle, Carlisle

    November 2, 2014

    The Geuzenliedboek ("Beggar's Songbook") was a compilation of political songs published during the 16th-century Dutch revolt against Phillip II of Spain. We'll present...more

    Touching the Sound with Filmmaker Peter Rosen

    Presented by Close Encounters With Music

    November 2, 2014

    Touching the Sound: The Improbable Journey of Nobuyuki Tsujii documents the life of the extraordinary Japanese pianist, blind from infancy, who triumphs as gold medalist at the 2009 Van...more

    Vivaldi L'estro Armonico

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

    October 31 - November 2, 2014

    Concertmaster Aisslinn Nosky and friends present an imaginative brew of musical inspiration and thrilling challenge. Vivaldi's sublime L'estro armonico concertos, music that greatly...more

    Dark, dark night

    Presented by Boston Choral Ensemble at Cathedral of the Holy Cross, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    For our first cycle we celebrate the two Christian festivals that occur on our actual concert dates: first, All Saints day (November 1), and second, All Souls Day (November 2). We broaden our...more

    Walden Chamber Players Young Artist Concert

    Presented by Walden Chamber Players at Wilson Chapel, Newton, Newton

    November 2, 2014

    Join Walden Chamber Players for their annual Young Artist Concert featuring this year's talented winner, violist Christopher Rogers-Beadle in Mozart's G minor String Quintet. This program...more

    Sunday at Tufts Community Concert Series -The World is a Cabaret

    Presented by Tufts University Department of Music at Granoff Music Center, Somerville

    November 2, 2014

    Performance faculty soprano Carol Mastrodomenico and pianist Thomas Stumpf take you on a journey around the world through cabaret songs and tangos. The program includes works by Schoenberg, Weill,...more

    Left/Right/Turn

    Presented by Bay Colony Brass and Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    November 2, 2014

    For their first performance of 2014-2015, Bay Colony Brass "steps up" to distinguishing marches from dances. The solemn intoning of Britten’s Russian Funeral, the...more

    A Celebration of Marc Johnson

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at CFA Concert Hall, Boston

    November 3, 2014

    A tribute to Marc Johnson, beloved cello faculty member, featuring performances by the Muir String Quartet, the String faculty of BU School of Music, and alumni.


    Juanjo Mena conducts Sibelius and Schubert featuring violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann

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

    October 30 - November 4, 2014

    Spanish conductor Juanjo Mena, chief conductor of the BBC Philharmonic, is joined by the fine German violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann for Sibelius's great Violin Concerto. The Finnish...more

    Piano Masters Series: Michael Lewin

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at Seully Hall, Boston

    November 4, 2014

    American pianist Michael Lewin performs works by Debussy, Scriabin and Schubert.


    Wild Things

    Presented by Tufts University Department of Music at Granoff Music Center, Somerville

    November 5, 2014

    The Tufts Chamber Singers present "Wild Things," a concert featuring beasts feathered, furred, and finned, under the direction of Jamie Kirsch. The choir will perform works by Lassus,...more

    Nature vs. Technology

    Presented by New Gallery Concert Series at Community Music Center of Boston, Boston

    November 6, 2014

    Our season opener combines photography by John Hirsch with the world premiere of Amnesia: Remembered (for Lee) by Daniel Felsenfeld in honor and loving memory of Lee Hyla, as well as...more

    Playing with History - Historic Musical Instrument Performance

    Presented by Harvard Historical Society

    November 6, 2014

    Performance of musical instruments from 1800 to 1928 with historical background provided.


    Reve d'Amour

    Presented by The French Cultural Center at The French Library Alliance Francaise of Boston (FAB), Boston

    November 6, 2014

    The French Cultural Center is delighted to welcome a Bostonian quartet for a program exclusively dedicated to French composers and their fascination with romance. The quartet is made up of...more

    Bobby Thorp, trumpet; Don Lucas, trombone and Haram Kim, piano

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

    November 7, 2014

    Bobby Thorp (trumpet), Don Lucas (trombone) and Haram Kim (piano) performing an exciting program of works, including David Popper’s Gavotte No. 2, Otto Ketting’s Intrada, Eric...more

    A Conversation: Keyboard Music by Domenico Scarlatti, John Cage, and David Macbride

    Presented by Tufts University Department of Music at Granoff Music Center, Somerville

    November 7, 2014

    Keyboardist and composer David Macbride performs a recital illuminating connections and contrasts between the Baroque master of the sonata form in keyboard composition and one of most influential...more

    Family Concert: Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO) Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf

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

    November 8, 2014

    BSO Family Concerts are designed to build connection to the orchestra, orchestral music, the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO), and Symphony Hall. In this special afternoon, BYSO play's...more

    Bach and Ruehr

    Presented by Cantata Singers at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    Cantata Singers’ 51st season commences with a program featuring the world premiere of Elena Ruehr’s Eve paired with two cantatas by J.S. Bach.  Cantata Singers has commissioned...more

    winds of music, passing on: Schumann, Welcher, Woolrich, Schubert

    Presented by Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston at First Church in Boston, Boston

    November 8, 2014

    One of the most imaginative and mercurial composers of the Romantic era, Robert Schumann embraced the dualities of his own nature, cultivating emotion and intellect, heart and mind. Just as...more

    MISTRAL Presents: PARIS BETWEEN THE WARS

    Presented by Mistral at St. Paul's Church, Brookline, Brookline

    November 8, 2014

    Musical effervescence from the twenties and thirties in Paris, a hotbed of artistic activity where composers flocked from abroad. From Stravinsky and Ravel to the coquettish Poulenc and...more

    Poets & Patriots

    Presented by Salisbury Singers Inc.

    November 8, 2014

    We commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of WWI with music that calls to mind the sacrifices made during wartime. Featuring Ralph Vaughn Williams’ cantata, Dona Nobis Pacem,...more

    From This Moment On - Cabaret

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

    November 8, 2014

    Sara Brodsky, Barbara “Babs” Larson, and Robin Burrage will make you laugh, sigh, and possibly cry, with this new musical revue - but most of all, they’ll make you happy that you...more

    Tufts/NEC Dual Degree Concert

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

    November 8, 2014

    Students studying in this program present an evening of classical, jazz, and original compositions.


    Yale Alumni Russian Chorus and Yale Women’s Slavic Chorus

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    November 9, 2014

    The Yale Russian Chorus was founded in 1953 at the height of the Cold War by Denis Mickiewicz, a student at the Yale Music School, and George Litton, president of the Yale Russian Club. With its...more

    MISTRAL Presents: PARIS BETWEEN THE WARS

    Presented by Mistral at West Parish Church, Andover, Andover

    November 9, 2014

    Musical effervescence from the twenties and thirties in Paris, a hotbed of artistic activity where composers flocked from abroad. From Stravinsky and Ravel to the coquettish Poulenc and...more

    Resurrection: Mahler’s Symphony No. 2

    Presented by Cambridge Symphony Orchestra at MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge

    November 9, 2014

    Resurrection: Mahler’s Symphony No. 2

    featuring:
    Diana Jacklin, soprano;
    Joanna Porackova, mezzo-soprano; and
    New England Conservatory Youth Choir, Walnut Hill...more

    Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra presents Dvorak & Bartok

    Presented by Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and Boston Philharmonic Orchestra at Symphony Hall, Boston

    November 9, 2014

    The real “news” of this concert is the return to Boston of legendary Russian cellist Natalia Gutman. One of the world’s most honored and revered musicians, Gutman has played many...more

    The Boston Conservatory Orchestra

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    November 9, 2014

    The Boston Conservatory Orchestra performs works by Danielpour, Mozart, Verdi, Gershwin and Bennett. Featuring Boston Conservatory faculty member Ya-Fei Chuang (piano).


    American Visions

    Presented by Coro Allegro at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    November 9, 2014

    Aaron Copland: The Boatmen’s Dance, At the River, Simple Gifts, Promise of Living
    Irving Fine: The Hour-Glass
    Alexander deVaron: Songs For a Waxing...more

    Boston College Symphony Orchestra presents Beethoveen's Eroica

    Presented by Boston College

    November 9, 2014

    Annual fall concert. John Finney, conductor.


    "DOUBLE HAYDN"

    Presented by Boston Classical Orchestra at Faneuil Hall, Boston

    November 9, 2014

    Guest artists Elizabeth Rowe (flute) & John Ferrillo (oboe)

    Program:
    C.P.E. Bach: Symphony in C major
    Haydn: Concerto for Flute & Oboe
    Mozart:...more

    Juana de America

    Presented by Tufts University Department of Music

    November 10, 2014

    Performance faculty pianist Nando Michelin presents a jazz concert featuring vocalist Katie Viqueira. “Juana de America” is a suite of original songs using Juana de Ibarbourou’s...more

    Andris Nelsons conducts Gubaidulina and Sibelius featuring violinist Baiba Skride

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

    November 6 - November 11, 2014

    New BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons returns for his second series of 2014-15 concerts, joining forces with several longtime collaborators for music with a Scandinavian and Slavic accent. This...more

    Sergey Antonov, cello

    Presented by Music Worcester

    November 11, 2014

    Winner of the most famous music competition and educated at the Moscow Conservatory, cellist Sergey Antonov makes his Music Worcester debut in a program mixing rarities and Rachmaninoff’s...more

    Concert of Cape Breton Fiddle and Piano Music

    Presented by Boston College

    November 13, 2014

    Gaelic Roots Music, Song, Dance, Workshop, and Lecture Series. Featuring Kimberley Fraser and Mac Morin.

     


    Prière - 17th Century French Sacred Music for Voices and Viols

    Presented by Tramontana at Church of the Advent, Boston, Boston

    November 14, 2014

    Tramontana presents Prière - 17th century French sacred music for voices and viols with special guests Long & Away viol consort, keyboardist Dylan Sauerwald, and tenor Alexander...more

    A Garland for Judy! A Cabaret Celebration of the Judy Garland Songbook

    Presented by Arts at the Armory at Arts at the Armory, Somerville

    November 14, 2014

    Four outstanding Boston vocalists - Lynda D'Amour, Pamela Enders, Jinny Sagorin, and Randy Zinkus -- in company with musical director Tom LaMark performing musical highlights from Judy's...more

    University Chorale

    Presented by Boston College Bands

    November 14, 2014

    Mozart’s Requiem. John Finney, conductor.


    Boston Baroque: Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610

    Presented by Boston Baroque at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    November 14 - November 15, 2014

    Boston Baroque's Grammy-nominated Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 returns this Fall to Jordan Hall with the debut of soloists soprano, Yulia Van Doren and tenor Thomas Cooley. They are joined by...more

    Capturing Music: Writing and Singing Music in the Middle Ages

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

    November 15, 2014

    A multimedia event presented by Blue Heron in collaboration with Thomas Forrest Kelly (Morton B. Knafel Professor of Music, Harvard University). This unique presentation will explore the power of...more

    Boston Byzantine Music Festival

    Presented by Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Maliotis Cultural Center at Hellenic College, Brookline

    November 14 - November 15, 2014

    The Second Boston Byzantine Music Festival presents a dynamic and engaging collection of performances that explore the musical...more

    Prière - 17th Century French Sacred Music for Voices and Viols

    Presented by Tramontana at Cambridge Friends Meeting House, Cambridge

    November 15, 2014

    Tramontana presents Prière - 17th century French sacred music for voices and viols with special guests Long & Away viol consort, keyboardist Dylan Sauerwald, and tenor Alexander...more

    The Zing Fling

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

    November 15, 2014

    It's here... your favorite community get together!

    Both floors of our beloved firehouse will be used – food upstairs and performance downstairs. Featuring some of your favorite...more

    Obsession

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

    November 15, 2014

    A Far Cry’s first all-Baroque concert explores the forbidden territory of obsession, fixing its gaze relentlessly on whatever subject it touches. Vivaldi’s warnings against worldly...more

    The Great War at 100: Great Britain in Song and Verse - Melrose

    Presented by New England Light Opera

    November 15, 2014

    This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. NELO will mark this anniversary with our first program of chamber music. We will be presenting songs and poems by the generation...more

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