Culture in brief: Bettye LaVette plays The Outpost

Award-winning blues vocalist  Bettye LaVette will play The Outpost in the Burbs on Friday, Dec. 22, 8 p.m., at First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton Ave. Edward Alstrom will play keyboards, and singer-songwriter Arlan...

Culture in brief: School of Rock Montclair classes begin

School of Rock Montclair will begin its fall performance programs in early October. Students will take part in weekly program rehearsals that will run through January 2018, and concert presentations of the programs will take...
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Plucking it out: All Bach harpsichord concert at Saint James

If you haven't heard Bach on the harpischord, you haven't really heard Bach, Sean Price says.

Photo: Rocking days of summer

Teen musicians from School of Rock Montclair perform at Summerfest, an 11-day concert event that’s held annually in Milwaukee and is billed as “the World’s Largest Music Festival.” This year’s Summerfest attracted 831,769 attendees,...
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Culture in brief: Seed artists presents listening to Art Farmer

“Let’s Listen To Art Farmer,”a curated listening session led by Noal Cohen and Lynne Mueller, will be presented by Seed Artists on Friday, Aug. 17, 6 p.m., at the Montclair Public Library, 50 South...
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Video: Last 4 minutes Montclair Orchestra rockin’ out Stravinsky

Music Director David Chan conducts the Montclair Orchestra's performance of Stravinsky's "Pulcinella," rarely performed with vocalists, at Montclair State University's Memorial Hall, Sunday, March 25. The vocal soloists are members of The Metropolitan Opera's...
Bad Reputation

MFF: The story of Joan Jett’s Bad Reputation

A film biography of Joan Jett shown at MFF shows the difficulty of being a female hard rocker.

Culture in brief: Award and concert, Montclair Orchestra

The Montclair Orchestra receives a grant from The Montclair Foundation, and has a concert this Sunday, Feb. 25.
Seed Artists

Music and more from Seed Artists

Seed Artists will host a screening of the French documentary “Femme de Jazz” at the Montclair Public Library, 50 South Fullerton Ave., on Thursday, April 27, at 6:30 p.m. In April 1999, drummer Susie...
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Opening ‘Little Windows’ at Outpost in the Burbs

Singer-songwriters Kelly Jones and Teddy Thompson (son of Richard and Linda Thompson), who released their debut album “Little Windows” in 2016, perform at Outpost in the Burbs tomorrow, April 7, at 8 p.m., at...