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Randall Kromm & Tom Smith

A lifelong musician, Randall Kromm reinvented himself as a folksinger in 2009, playing at coffeehouses, open mikes, and clubs in the greater Boston area. Since then, he has performed a sold-out show at Club Passim, New England's premier folk venue, released his first CD (Water Wheel) and received a multitude of accolades from the music community, including Christine Lavin and Don White. Kromm creates music that touches people, performing beautifully crafted songs of ordinary life that capture experiences and feelings we all share.

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/16/2011 - 20:00

Passim presents Vance Gilbert at Arlington Town Hall

Vance Gilbert is one of the preeminent acoustic performers around today. From influences of Motown and R&B to classic Van Morrison and Joni Mitchell, Gilbert has paved his own musical path with fresh and electrifying songs. With 10 CDs, a year and a half on the road with George Carlin, a rotating presence at nearly every music festival and acoustic listening venue in North America and much critical acclaim, Vance Gilbert releases his latest and tenth album "Old White Men"...eleven killer songs, pared down to their living core and listener ready.

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/14/2011 - 20:00

Arlington Town Hall

730 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington 02476
Phone: (781) 316-3000

New Orleans Rhythm Kings (Part 3 of 3)

Date: 
Thursday, October 27, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us for our concluding part of the series paying tribute to some of greatest names in rhythmic New Orleans Jazz! Expect some of your NOLA favorites such as Paul Mares, George Bruines, Leon Roppolo, and the infamous "Jelly Roll" Morton.

New Orleans Rhythm Kings (Part 2 of 3)

Date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us for our second of three parts of our  series paying tribute to some of greatest names in rhythmic New Orleans Jazz! Expect some of your NOLA favorites such as Paul Mares, George Bruines, Leon Roppolo, and the infamous "Jelly Roll" Morton. Stay tuned next week for our concluding show of the series!

New Orleans Rhythm Kings (Part 1 of 3)

Date: 
Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us for our first of three parts of our upcoming series paying tribute to some of greatest names in rhythmic New Orleans Jazz! Expect some of your NOLA favorites such as Paul Mares, George Bruines, Leon Roppolo, and the infamous "Jelly Roll" Morton. Stay tuned next week for part 2!

Elaine Mehalakes, Kristina Jones, and Ian Stewart

Date: 
Sunday, November 20, 2011 - 9:00pm
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According to Elaine Mehalakes, Kemper Curator of Academic Programs and
curator of Global Flora, the 28 works in this exhibit—from engravings that date
back to the 1500’s to contemporary still lifes—are not only exquisitely detailed
depictions of flora and fauna, but also tell a story about the complex relationships
that have evolved alongside botanical art. “Botanical imagery has long been
admired for its beauty and appreciated for its scientific significance, but its history

Brazilian Musical Icon Ivan Lins Performs with Berklee Students

The pianist and vocalist, a three-time Latin Grammy Award winner, and one of the most recorded songwriters in history, will be backed by over 20 Berklee students and faculty as he performs music associated with his legendary career. Lins won two Latin Grammy Awards in 2005 for Album of the Year and Best MPB (Música Popular Brasileira) Album for Cantando Histórias. He is the first and only Brazilian artist to win the Latin Grammy for Album of the Year.

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/26/2011 - 20:00

Pittsfield CityJazz Festival: Armen Donelian Trio

Called “a pianist with a crystalline touch, but a penchant for avant gardism” (New York Times), Armen Donelian has performed in 23 countries, and recorded as a featured solo pianist, leader of his own quintet and trio, and with Jazz legends including Sonny Rollins, Chet Baker, Paquito D’Rivera, Mongo Santamaria and Billy Harper. He is composer of more than 90 works, and has produced 12 critically acclaimed recordings. He will appear with his trio, including bassist David Clark and drummer George Schuller www.armenjazz.com

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/14/2011 - 19:30

Dina Deitsch and Joan Walsh

Date: 
Sunday, November 13, 2011 - 9:00pm
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