A band that plays the hot trad  jazz and sultry standards of the 1920s, ‘30s and ‘40s with a Parisian front woman and a dash of New Orleans sound.

September 26, 2015
8:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Chamber Seating

Faculty jazz concert by Jeff Holmes and friends celebrating Billie Holiday and Billy Strayhorn, featuring vocalist Dawning Holmes.

September 27, 2015
4:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

A faculty recital, The Songs of Virgil Thomson, will be performed by tenor William Hite and guest Linda Osborn, piano.

October 3, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The First Sunday Concert Series at the Renaissance Center will begin with a performance by The Springfield Mandolin Orchestra. Their program will include an Anthony Holborne Suite, Vivaldi's 'La Folia,' and Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.

October 4, 2015
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies
Cuatro Corridos, an hour-long chamber opera about human trafficking, will be performed by soprano and Grammy-winner Susan Narucki, pianist Aleck Karis, guitarist Pablo Gomez and Ayano Kataoka on percussion.

October 4, 2015
4:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

Opus One Chamber Orchestra, a faculty/student collaboration, will perform in concert with faculty Elizabeth Chang, violin; Kathryn Lockwood, viola; Astrid Schween, cello, and Salvatore Macchia, contrabass.

October 6, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The Trombone and Brass choirs perform under director Greg Spiridopoulos.

October 7, 2015
8:15 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Guitarist, soundman and local hero Art Steele offers an evening of blues with Mike Bliss on bass and Bill Arnold on drums.

October 8, 2015
7:00 pm

Augusta Savage Gallery

The Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band perform under the direction of Matthew Westgate. 

October 9, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The 41st Annual Multiband Pops Concert showcases 15 wind, brass, string, percussion, choral and dance ensembles plus the Minuteman Marching Band.

October 16, 2015
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall