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....

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...

Heart and soul music from Stacia Thiel

Montclair singer-songwriter Stacia Thiel, who is also a licensed clinician, will perform at "Empower," a benefit for SAVE of Essex County, on April 14.

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...

Lily Vakili Band uses MHS images in video

Lily Vakili wrote "We Got Dreams" before COVID-19 hit, but after hearing her daughter say "Just normal would have been great," the band changed the video to include images of graduating seniors.

Classical music review: Montclair orchestra’s wonderful ‘Contrasts’

With "Contrasts," David Chan shows his skill in season planning, writes William Amory.

Culture in brief: Montclair church presents American Idol finalist

Season 4 American Idol finalist Anwar Robinson returns to New Jersey for a concert at the Caldwell University Alumni Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 28, at 3 p.m. Montclair’s St. Paul Baptist Church is hosting the...
Gregory Walker

Classical music review: peace and serenity at Montclair Orchestra

Montclair Orchestra's "Lyric" concert, honoring the late George Walker, was "a treat in every way," writes Elizabeth Oguss.
Shakespeare Evening

Classical Music Review: Something new in ‘A Shakespeare Evening’ from Montclair Orchestra

Montclair Orchestra's "A Shakespeare Evening" succeeded richly — the non-verbal eloquence of the music poured into the verbal Shakespeare, and back again.
Montclair Jazz Festival

Photos: count-down to Montclair Jazz Festival

Photos from the sponsor-artist mixer for the Montclair Jazz Festival, held on Thursday, July 19, at Van Vleck House & Gardens. The Montclair Jazz Festival will be held on Saturday, Aug. 11.