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In brief: ‘Two Pianos’ honors Holocaust survivors

'Two Pianos' concert on Sunday, Oct. 27, in Newark, honors, Halina Neuman, grandmother of Montclair resident Edward Hoffman, and her friendship with Anna Bieler, before and after the Holocaust.
Shakespeare Evening

PHOTOS: ‘A Shakespeare Evening’ opens Montclair Orchestra’s second season

Professional and student actors performed scenes from Shakespeare at Montclair Orchestra's opening concert, "A Shakespeare Evening."

Culture in brief: Montclair’s Bellevue Avenue Branch library holds winter strings concert

In honor of the 103rd anniversary of the opening of the Bellevue Avenue Branch Library, there will be a Winter Strings Concert on Saturday, Dec 16, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., featuring  Celtic violinist...
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...

Party for the Planet with New Jersey Kindie rockers on Earth Day

Montclair Kindie rocker Jason Didner will play in Party for the Planet at Turtle Back Zoo, South Mountain Reservation, 560 Northfield Ave, West Orange, on Saturday, April 22. The Earth Day festival will take place...

Glenridge Avenue Arts & Music Festival in Montclair

Montclair Center BID presents the Glenridge Avenue Arts & Music Festival this Saturday, May 13, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine.The event is also sponsored by “GLAM,” Glenridge Avenue Merchants.The free...

Program Notes: Playing inside the music

By Gwen Orel orel@montclairlocal.newsThe tune of “Zamru l’Adonai” has been in my head all week.That’s because I recently played violin with the band that plays music sometimes for Friday night services at my synagogue (before...

Culture in brief: Chamber Music in Anderson Park

The Chamber Music Society of North Jersey will play under the Olmsted Oak at Anderson Park in the free “Music under the June Moon” concert on Saturday, June 9, 8 p.m. This will be the...

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...

Photos: Drum Montclair is playing

Mark Wood leads about 20 adults in a West African drum class, learning rhythms and techniques on djembe drums, at the Drum Montclair group, in the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Saturday, Feb.23,