Jazz Vibes to Play Bennington Center for the Arts

Michael Benedict is a graduate of the Crane School of Music at the State University College of New York at Potsdam where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education.  He later attended Rutgers University and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Jazz Studies. Michael has performed and/or recorded with jazz luminaries Gary Smulyan, Harry…

Oldcastle Theatre Inaugurates New Music Series

Oldcastle Theatre is enhancing its emphasis on musical performances with a new series in collaboration with the Bennington Musical Arts bringing an array of powerful individual concerts opening with  “A Colonial Gathering” celebrating Bennington’s Ten years of settlement Sunday October  22 at 2 p.m. and culminating in March with “An Evening of Philip Glass.” The…

UK Techno Experimentalist Actress Performs his AZD Live Set at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Friday, October 20, UK techno experimentalist Actress will perform his AZD live set at EMPAC / Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The show will begin at 9PM with Swedish DJ Toxe making her first American appearance. One of the most stylistically elusive figures in UK electronic music, Darren Jordan Cunningham has been releasing music under the name Actress since 2004.…