Duke Ellington’s Sacred Jazz

Excerpts from Duke Ellington’s Sacred Jazz presented with a combined adult choir and soloists from People’s Baptist Church, teens from Boston City Singers, Paul White jazz trio, a narrator, and a tap dancer, at Bethel A.M.E. Church, Jamaica Plain and People’s Baptist Church in Roxbury. Presented by the Celebrity Series of Boston Neighborhood Arts series.

Hear Ye, Hear Ye: Holidays with Haydn!

Enjoy 18th century parlor music in our 18th century parlor! In celebration of the holiday season, the Loring Greenough House is hosting a special chamber music concert featuring students from the world-renown Walnut Hill School for the Arts. Alumni from Walnut Hill are currently members of major symphony orchestras around the globe. The works of Haydn will be featured (with a little Mozart, too!) A festive reception with light refreshments will follow. Don't miss this chance to see and hear the classical music stars of tomorrow! --

Tickets: $15 general admission and $10 for LGH members* plus a small processing fee.

Bon Appétit! – Julia Child Opera!

Who ever knew cooking could be so funny? Join us for a food-inspired evening with Boston-based performers Vanessa Schukis and Jamaica Plain's Pianist Scott Nicholas, as they present Lee Hoiby’s comic one-act opera, Bon Appétit!, based on the culinary icon Julia Child. Schukis is a recognized actress and a character mezzo who will keep you laughing with her fast-paced rendering of Julia Child in the kitchen. Nicholas, based in Boston, is an accomplished pianist with a repertoire spanning classical and musical theater. Delightful gastronomical songs will round out the evening.

EWKB and Friends Present: Rosh Hashanah Klezmer Dance Party!

7:30 - 8:00 PM. Dance lesson with Abigale Reisman

8:00 - 9:30 PM. DANCE PARTY

Have you ever been to a Jewish wedding and seen the bride and groom thrown up into the air on chairs while all their friends and family spin in circles around them? We have, and it's basically the most fun thing ever, and we want to share it with all of you. Join musicians from Ezekiel's Wheels Klezmer Band and a who's-who of Boston area klezmer musicians to dance out the old year in style at one of Boston's favorite party destinations.

Palaver Strings & Strange News: Trapped

Palaver Strings and Strange News present “Trapped,” a collaborative music-theater performance. “Trapped” will feature scenes from Kafka's Metamorphosis, Poe's The Telltale Heart, Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper, and Marlowe's Dr. Faustus. Each selection will be paired with complementary musical excerpts composed and arranged by Palaver alum Alexander Goodin. The two ensembles collaborate fully to close the show on Frederic Rzewski's Coming Together. We will explore what it means to be trapped, literally and metaphorically, physically and psychologically.