Culture in brief: Josh Rouse kicks off new season at Outpost in the Burbs

Outpost in the Burbs' fall season kick off with two back-to-back shows: Josh Rouse on Sept. 14, and Martin Sexton on Sept. 15, both at First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton Ave. There is...
kids

Photos: Montclair Jazz Festival, truncated

The Montclair Jazz Festival was canceled due to thunderstorms: a first in its nine-year history. But President and Founder Melissa Walker knew it was important to find a place for the kids to play....
Harmony Concert

No adults allowed (onstage): Harmony Concert shows off teen activism

The Harmony Concert, organized and presented by (mostly) Montclair teens, raises money for the COPE Center.
kids

Montclair Jazz Festival: Stormy weather, no blues

The Montclair Jazz Festival was called for thunderstorms, but students and headliners found a place to play.
Farmer

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...
chica

Montclair Jazz Festival: Jazz is not a boys club

Chica Power showcases girls who play jazz.
Hansel

Culture in brief: Opera Theatre of Montclair preview

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, 7 p.m., at The Montclair Public Library, 50 South Fullerton Ave., Opera Theatre of Montclair will present a preview performance of its full production of Humperdinck’s classic opera “Hansel and...
concerts

Culture in brief: Montclair Orchestra announces second season

Following a successful first season, Montclair Orchestra announces its second season of five concerts.
students

Montclair Jazz Festival: students in summer workshops count the time

The countdown to the Montclair Jazz Festival is on! Hear students and teaching assistants play around town.

PHOTOS: DJ Brother Mister Soul & Funk Dance Party

https://youtu.be/xy0W_fRsQNk The alter ego of six-time Grammy award-winning bassist Christian McBride, DJ Brother Mister spins classic R&B, soul and funk on original analog vinyl from what he considers the “sweet spot” of dance music, from...