Crescendo Presents Music Across Borders

As part of its fifteenth anniversary year, the award-winning music organization Crescendo offers its spring concert program featuring Eastern European choral and instrumental works from both the 17th century and contemporary times. The Crescendo Chorus, soloists and period instrument orchestra with strings, Baroque trumpets and basso continuo will present rarely heard festive Baroque and hauntingly beautiful…

Music Mountain Announces 2020 Summer Music Festival Lineup

(Falls Village, CT) Chamber music and jazz aficionados alike will want to mark their calendars for Music Mountain’s 91st Season! America’s longest-running chamber music festival kicks off on June 7 honoring the late Peter Serkin’s legacy, with pianist Benjamin Hochman and Friends playing Bach and Mozart at the 2020 Music Mountain Opening Benefit Concert & Reception. The 2020…

Mahaiwe Announces Puddles Pity Party

Great Barrington, Mass.—Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present YouTube sensation Puddles Pity Party on Friday, June 19 at 8:00pm. “Puddles in known as the ‘sad clown with the golden voice.’ He’s coming to the Mahaiwe with a suitcase full of all new emotional anthems and plenty of Kleenex,” says Mahaiwe Acting Executive Director Janis Martinson. “As…

It’s Sondheim Time at Williams College

WILLIAMSTOWN — “Our Time,” a new theater work set at Williams College in the years during which Broadway composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim — Class of 1950 — was an undergraduate begins performances Thursday in the college’s ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance, 1000 Main St. Performances are scheduled 7:30 p.m. Thursday, next Saturday, and March 12,…