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End your summer in style! Join the Conservancy and local photography organization @IGBoston for a guided tour and photo meetup on the shores of Jamaica Pond- filled with beautiful scenes for landscapes, portraits, and more. The walk will begin at 5pm on Saturday, September 21 at the Jamaica Pond Boathouse. Participants will circle the pond and unique locations nearby before returning to the Boathouse to capture the sunset. Don’t miss this chance to learn about and photograph one of Boston’s…Find out more »
On September 21st, composer & cornet player Taylor Ho Bynum plays his first headlining show in Boston in way too long. His new record 'The Ambiguity Manifesto' will come out the day before on Firehouse 12 Records, and his longtime sextet, which also includes alto saxophone player Jim Hobbs, guitarist Mary Halvorson, bass trombone & tuba player Bill Lowe, bassist Ken Filiano and drummer Tomas Fujiwara, will draw from this work and beyond for this performance. This show will be…Find out more »
Join JPNDC at The Brewery for a free music showcase and open mic! Featuring the Mastadonis Project, other artists, and anyone who signs up by 6:15. Family friendly.Find out more »
Susan Israel, AIA, LEED AP, President and Founder, Climate Creatives Saturday, September 28, 9:30am–12:30pm What will motivate you to do more about the climate crisis? Perhaps something fun and visible? What is preventing you from acting? Maybe fear, and lack of belief that your actions matter? Susan Israel founded Climate Creatives to use art and design that engages people in change because data alone doesn’t do it: behavioral change begins with an emotional commitment. In this workshop, participants will…Find out more »
The premiere annual arts event in one of Boston’s most eclectic neighborhoods, Jamaica Plain Open Studios (JPOS), is returning in 2019 for its 26th year! Open Studios is an opportunity to take a rare public peek at some private spaces. The free event showcases the artwork of up to 200 artists at 40 sites including artists’ studios, the historic Eliot School and more. It runs from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. over the weekend of September 28 - 29, 2019. During JPOS, visitors can experience locally created…Find out more »
Come and say hi. Check out some great art by 10 established artists. Painting, sculpture, drawing and mixed media. At Taylor House: 50 Burroughs Street JP. Sat. 9/28 -Sun. 9/29Find out more »
The critically-acclaimed Chameleon Arts Ensemble begins its 2019-2020 chamber music season “at the beginning,” with Darius Milhaud’s jazz-age ballet score, La Création Du Monde in his arrangement for piano quintet, Op. 81b. The work is a vivid portrait of the creation of the world based on African folk mythology that blurs the line between Parisian fashion and pagan ritual. Also on the concert are Mahler’s first – and only – chamber work, the Piano Quartet in a minor; Leoš Janáček’s…Find out more »
The critically-acclaimed Chameleon Arts Ensemble brings together imagination, poetry, and invention with a sumptuous chamber music program exploring the hazy intersections between sleeping and waking, life and dreams. Robert Schumann’s much-loved E-flat Major Piano Quartet is an exhilarating reflection of humanity in all its complexity and contradiction and Gabriel Fauré’s song cycle, La chanson d'Ève, reveals the Garden of Eden with its sensual delights. Alongside these classics are Helen Grime’s evocation of the harvest moon, Luna for flute, oboe, clarinet,…Find out more »
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