Glorious music in a historic natural setting with a sparkling array of guest artists highlights the Philadelphia Orchestra’s three week residence at SPAC under music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin.
Zammuto’s zany sound is bolstered by impeccable musicianship that incorporates keyboard, vocals, and strings – and accompanied by self-styled auteur video shows like the one in our preview of his March 21 show at Mass MoCA.
For its March 13 US premiere, German composer Enno Poppe has created a complex structure of variations, repetitions, and mictrotonal intonation, built to push its 22 players to their interpretive and technical extremes.
Here’s a peek at the first half dozen music groups to be announced March 1 for the Memorial Day Weekend SummerSound Fest at Tanglewood.
This live 1940’s radio broadcast was created by Mark Gionfriddo (onstage as “Matt Morgan”) with WWLP-TV meteorologist Brian Lapis as emcee “Fred Kelly.”
Seen here are I’m With Her featuring Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan, one of September’s bluegrass groups announced for Fresh Grass, with 3-day adult tickets now on sale, and free admission for kids under six.
It’s been a tough winter – the worst in memory for Boston – but snowdrifts be damned, there is some wonderful music coming to Jordan Hall in Boston on March 5, 2015.