Music
Join us for a folk revival concert to celebrate the donation of the Folk New England Collection to Special Collections and University Archives.

September 21, 2018
5:00 pm-7:30 pm

Old Chapel

The New York Times says “in her piano playing as well as her compositions, Angelica Sanchez seeks out the lyrical heartbeat within any avant-garde storm.” 

September 27, 2018
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Join us in celebrating the opening of the Fine Arts Center’s 2018-19 season with a series sampler of jazz events that cross the planet and back again.

September 27—September 29, 2018 8:00 pm-10:00 pm

Fine Arts Center

Amir El Saffar, trumpeter par excellence with a classical background, has been described as “uniquely poised to reconcile jazz and Arabic music” (the Wire).

September 28, 2018
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Every picture tells a story; every journey begins differently.

September 29, 2018
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Admirers of Max Richter's music use words like "exquisite," "ravishing," and "bewitching" to describe his compositional voice.

October 10, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

Darius Jones is an extraordinarily gifted alto saxophonist and composer. Darius Jones is an extraordinarily gifted alto saxophonist and composer. Soul-power is at his foundation; forward-looking expression always at the core. 

October 25, 2018
8:00 pm

Old Chapel

Shelley Hirsch is an award winning, critically acclaimed vocalist, composer, and storyteller whose mostly solo compositions, staged multimedia works, improvisations, radio plays, installations and collaborations have been produced and presented in concert halls, clubs, festivals, theaters, museums, galleries and on radio, film and television on 5 continents.

November 7, 2018
8:00 pm

Old Chapel

Yumi Kurosawa, one of the best known soloists on the koto (Japan's national instrument) highlights the amazing versatility of this instrument to execute the movements of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Japanese classical compositions by composer Kengyo Yatsuhashi, as well as her own enchanting songs. 

November 8, 2018
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Widely admired for her technique and artistry, Armenian guitarist Gohar Vardanyan has performed throughout the United States for numerous guitar societies, universities, and arts organizations.

November 10, 2018
7:30 pm

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

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