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Saturday, December 16, 2017

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...

Making sound decisions at Montclair’s the Outpost in the Burbs

The Outpost in the Burbs turns 30 years old this year. Gail Prusllin and Gina Ariemma talk about the organization's history, and future.

New name for Schola Cantorum on Hudson singing ensemble: Ember

The Schola Cantorum on Hudson singing ensemble has changed their name to "Ember". The name reflects an evolving focus on new music and social awareness programming, the organization said in a release. The independent, nonprofit...

Culture in brief: Anthony D’Amato plays the Outpost in the Burbs

New Jersey native Anthony D’Amato plays the Outpost in the Burbs on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 8 p.m., at the First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton Ave. The concert kicks off the Outpost’s 30th-anniversary season....

Culture in brief: David Witten plays Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

Pianist David Witten will perform on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 8 p.m., in Leshowitz Recital Hall at Cali School of Music, Montclair State University, 1 Normal Ave. Admission is free. Witten, who is head of...

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,...

Showing off and giving back: Montclair student Maggie Borgen organizes The Harmony Concert

The Harmony Concert, produced and performed by Montclair youth, benefitting Interfaith Hospitality Network, is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 25, 7 p.m., at Central Presbyterian Church, 46 Park St. For tickets: eventbrite.com/e/harmony-concert-2017-tickets- 36199741401 By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Maggie Borgen is an old...

Photos: Montclair Jazz Festival

The eighth annual Montclair Jazz Festival, on Saturday, Aug. 12, brought about 12,000, the largest crowd ever, to Nishuane Park to see headliners and student bands perform on two stages for nine hours of...

Culture in brief: ‘Ice Cream Parlor Divas’

Sopranos Genya Muzyczka and Elizabeth Perryman, with accompanist David Maiullo, will perform an “Ice Cream Parlor Divas” concert on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 7:30 p.m., at First Lutheran Church, 153 Park St. Muzyczka and Perryman...

‘Jawaiian’ reggae comes to Montclair’s Wellmont

Pepper, Tribal Seeds Saturday, Aug. 26, 6:30 p.m. The Wellmont Theater 5 Seymour St. Wellmonttheater.com, 973-783-9500 By ANTOINETTE MARTIN For Montclair Local Does this sound intriguing? Hawaiian alternative reggae. A little ska, some punk-rock cowboy and some sand-and-surf good vibrations season...

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