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2014-15 SEASON
JAZZ, FOLK, WORLD & POP

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The 2014-15 Season’s Jazz, Folk and Pop concerts series is now in full swing! This winter, come hear incredible artists like the folk pop powerhouse Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion.  When the weather starts to warm up in the spring, come back to hear the music of Danu, Maceo Parker or an acoustic evening of Travis Tritt.  Click for a CALENDAR listing.

 

JAZZ, FOLK, POP & WORLD CONCERT LISTING

 

CLASSICAL SEASON

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The Classical Series continues after the New Year with Handel & Haydn’s Guy Fishman and Ian Watson performing an all-Beethoven program, the incredible Brentano String Quartet in February and the American Brass Quintet in March. CLASSICAL CONCERTS

 

COMMUNITY EVENTS  New this year, take a look at our Community Connections concerts that are part of our Education & Outreach programs. 

HD BROADCASTS

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The Metropolitan Opera’s 2014-15 Live in HD Season is now on sale with such legendary productions as The Merry Widow with Renee Fleming.  The HD broadcast of England’s National Theatre includes Treasure Island on January 22 and Tom Stoppard’s new play, The Hard Problem on April 21.

DECEMBER

Saturday, December 20, 7 PM
Holiday Community Sing (free)

JANUARY

Friday, January 2, 8 PM
Paula Poundstone

Sunday, January 11, 3 PM
Handel & Haydn’s Guy Fishman, cello & Ian Watson, fortepiano

Saturday, January 17, 12:55 PM
Re-broadcast: Saturday, January 17, 7 PM
Met Live: LEHÁR: The Merry Widow 

Thursday, January 22, 7 PM
National Theatre in HD: Treasure Island

Friday, January 23, 8 PM
Guest Presentation
Cape Ann Symphony Benefit: Owen Young & Lucia Lin

Saturday, January 24, 3 PM
Next Generation Recital: Christopher Rogers-Beadle, viola &
Zlotomir Fung, cello

Sunday, January 25, 5 PM
Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion

Friday, January 30, 8 PM
Guest Presentation
David Bromberg, Larry Campbell & David Hidalgo

Saturday, January 31, 12:55 PM
Met Live: OFFENBACH: Les Contes d’Hoffmann 

FEBRUARY

Saturday, February 7, 8 PM
Amy Helm

Sunday, February 8, 3 PM
Boston Children’s Chorus

Wednesday, February 11, 7 PM
Opera 101: The Beginnings

Saturday, February 14, 12:30 PM
Met Live: TCHAIKOVSKY: Iolanta
BARTÓK: Duke Bluebeard

Wednesday, February 18, 7 PM
Opera 101: Opera’s Malleable Style, Baroque Responses

Friday, February 20, 8 PM
Mavis Staples

Sunday, February 22, 5 PM
Travis Tritt

Wednesday, February 25, 7 PM
Stratford Festival: King Lear

Friday, February 27, 8 PM
BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet

Saturday, February 28, 2-7:30 PM
Diploma in a Day

Saturday, February 28, 8 PM
Brentano Quartet

MARCH

Sunday, March 1, 3 PM
Lecture: The Many Faces of Arnold Schoenberg

Wednesday, March 4, 7 PM
Opera 101: Opera’s Themes Expand: Classical

Friday, March 6, 8 PM
Justin Townes Earle

Saturday, March 7, 8 PM
Billy Childs Quartet

Sunday, March 8, 5 PM
Hot Club of Cowtown

Tuesday, March 10, 8 PM
Danú

Saturday, March 14, 12:55 PM
Met Live: ROSSINI: La Donna del Lago

Saturday, March 14, 8 PM
Leo Kottke

Sunday, March 15, 5 PM
Maceo Parker

Wednesday, March 18, 7 PM
Opera 101: Wagner, Verdi & the Exploration of Continuous Drama

Sunday, March 22, 3 PM
American Brass Quintet

Thursday, March 26, 8 PM
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Friday, March 27, 8 PM
Guest Presentation
NMYO’s Honors Chamber Music Concert

Sunday, March 29, 3 PM
Brattle Street Chamber Players

APRIL

Thursday, April 2, 7 PM
The Bow Maker’s Dilemma

Thursday, April 9, 7 PM
Stratford Festival: King John

Thursday, April 16, 7 PM
Harlem Quartet (free)

Sunday, April 19, 5 PM
Taj Mahal

Tuesday, April 21, 7 PM
National Theatre: The Hard Problem

Saturday, April 25, 12:30 PM
Met Live: MASCAGNI: Cavalleria Rusticana
LEONCAVALLO: Pagliacci

MAY

Thursday, May 14, 7 PM
National Theatre: Man and Superman

Friday, May 15, 8 PM
Edwin McCain

Thursday, May 21, 7 PM
Stratford Festival: Antony and Cleopatra

JUNE

June 5-July 12
34th Annual Rockport Chamber Music Festival

JULY

Friday, July 17, 8 PM
Melanie

 

 

Rockport Music News

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NEWLY ANNOUNCED EVENTS

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BOX OFFICE HOLIDAY HOURS

The Box Office will maintain regular office hours except for the following days:
Wednesday, December 24: 10am-2pm
Thursday, December 25: CLOSED
Friday, December 26: CLOSED
Thursday, January 1: CLOSED

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Education
& Community

Rockport Music is dedicated to fostering an appreciation of music through accessible programs for people of all ages. Providing programs to students throughout Cape Ann, watch our education video (to the right) to learn more.  Find out more about Rockport Music’s Community Connections, a new series featuring ensembles that are also hosting residencies in the local school systems through Rockport Music’s Education Outreach.

Youth Education Programs
Adult Enrichment Programs
Upcoming Concerts and Events

Upcoming Education/Community Events:

Saturday, December 20, 7 PM
Holiday Community Sing (free)

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