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Up-and-Coming Classical Musicians and Open Lesson at Darien Library’s Studio Showcase Series This Sunday

Studio Showcase Series Darien Libr
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This Sunday, Dec. 9, fans of classical music are invited to hear Alicia Qin and Edward Yudolevich performing works by Debussy and Liszt, followed by an open lesson in classical music performance by pianist Zachary Saffa. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien’s Seniors Invited to Attend (and Get Transportation for) High School Concert Dec 12

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Darien High School music students will perform a special Holiday Spectrum Concert in the High School auditorium at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Darien senior citizens are invited to attend this concert free of charge and listen to the sounds of festive holiday music. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Classical Pianist Peter Serkin Performs Sunday at Greenwich Library

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Pianist Peter Serkin will perform a free concert from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25 in Cole Auditorium at Greenwich Library. Serkin holds a singular place among today’s classical music artists, admired equally for his performance of established repertoire and as a consummate interpreter of contemporary music.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Music and Faith’ Lectures at Darien Library Include Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Bernstein

Gil Harel Darien Library music lecturer
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Darien Library presents a new four-week, Tuesday lecture series on music and faith taught by Gil Harel. (Watch his previous lectures.) All lectures take place from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Community Room at Darien Library, starting this Tuesday, Nov. 20. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Some of the Best Pedal Steel Guitar Artists in the Country Playing in Darien, Norwalk This Weekend

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Award-winning pedal steel guitar artists and Nashville music performers will be performing on Saturday night, Nov. 18 at the Piedmont Club’s Piedmont Lounge in Darien. The next day, they’ll perform at the Pedal Steel Guitar Association Show at the Doubletree Hotel in Norwalk.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Supper and Soul’ in Westport: One Ticket Gets You Dinner and a Kasey Tyndall Concert

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For one $75 ticket (which actually costs 83.32 with the unavoidable added charges), you can go to one of six Westport restaurants at 6 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 10, then see a concert by Kasey Tyndall. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Stamford Symphony’s Next Concert: Vivaldi’s ‘Four Seasons’ and More on Nov 10 and 11

Stamford Symphony Nov 10 and 11 2018 Andres Cardenes
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Stamford Symphony will be performing the Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, along with Mendelssohn’s Sinfonia No. 8 and a piece called Visions and Miracles by contemporary composer Christopher Theofanidis. The performances are at 8 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 10 and at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 11 at  Stamford’s Palace Theatre. Continue Reading →

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