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John Ford Coley & Terry Sylvester of the Hollies in Concert

Information & Tickets HERE

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 20:00

Worcester Organ Concert featuring Alexander Pattavina

Information HERE

Event Date: 
Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:00


Influenced by Latin music, jazz, cabaret, cinema scores, and more, Pink Martini brings melodies and rhythms from different parts of the world together to create a fabulously eclectic, modern sound. The 12-piece award-winning band is led by Thomas M. Lauderdale and features an illustrious roster of regular guest artists, who in the past have included NPR correspondent Ari Shapiro and many others.

Tickets: $79, $68, $58, $42

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:30


While Rhiannon Giddens continues to shine with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, which she cofounded in 2005, she still finds time to take on thrilling special projects and solo appearances. Last fall she joined fellow folk artists for Another Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of “Inside Llewyn Davis,” a special concert to celebrate the music featured in the Coen brothers film.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/21/2014 - 19:30


One of the most popular, influential, and exciting Celtic bands, Solas presents Shamrock City, a multimedia show of original music with remarkable photos and tales from turn-of-the-century copper boomtown Butte, MT. Inspired by a family story of immigration, mining, and murder, Solas and bandleader Seamus Egan take you on the unforgettable journey of his great-great-uncle Michael Conway's life in Ireland and mysterious death in America. Solas will present Shamrock City for the first half of the concert, followed by an additional set of Solas favorites.

Event Date: 
Sun, 09/28/2014 - 20:00


Mark Kozelek, frontman of Sun Kil Moon, is renowned for his intense, highly autobiographical songs. An expressive, talented guitarist with a beautiful and evocative voice, Kozelek has been building his own musical brand for over 20 years with his previous band Red House Painters, his current project Sun Kil Moon, and solo work.

Sun Kil Moon’s recently released recording, Benji, has received raves for its elegant, poetic songs that elevate exceedingly personal stories into universal displays of humanity.

Tickets: $29.50 + $1 fee, Reserved seating

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/19/2014 - 20:00

SALIF KEITA - The Acoustic Tour (From Mali)

Called the golden voice of Africa, Salif Keita creates a mesmerizing sound with chilling, soulful vocals and an infectious beat that has placed him at the forefront of contemporary African music. Accompanied by four musicians (guitar, kora, n'goni, and percussion) and two backing vocalists, Salif Keita returns to Boston for the first time in more than four years with a special acoustic concert to support the Salif Keita Global Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded in 2005 to assist persons with albinism on a global level.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/16/2014 - 20:00

Jazz Worship Service w/The Willie Sordillo Trio

The Willie Sordillo Trio is comprised of Willie Sordillo on alto saxophone, voice and musical direction, and two other musicians (piano and bass) on a rotating basis.

While jazz and gospel music are the group’s mainstays, repertoire for Jazz Worship is very broad, encompassing hymnody, folk, blues, popular and world music traditions. The musical direction on a given week is determined by the music’s relevance to the themes addressed by the sermon.

Preludes begin at 5:50 PM, worship begins at 6:00 and ends at 6:50 PM

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:00
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 18:00
Thu, 08/21/2014 - 18:00
Thu, 08/28/2014 - 18:00

Rubber Soul

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 7:00pm

Beatlemania turns 50 this year!!!

The Beatles library has been covered by many soul artists, in fact, Booker T & the MGs did a soul version of the entire “Abbey Road” album.  Join host Tom Shaker as he plays your favorite Beatles songs, more soulful than ever, by artists like Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett and The Bar-Kays. It all starts Monday night at 7pm!!

Gilbert and Sullivan Highlights

Information & Tickets HERE

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014 - 19:00


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