Lady in red: Montclair’s Autumn Turner will never give up on her Voice

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsAutumn Turner was knocked out in the Knockout Rounds in NBC’s “The Voice” on Monday, April 3. But she isn’t staying down.The 25-year-old Montclair resident prowled a stage in a red dress as...

Montclair Jazz Festival: A DJ with a familiar face

Old school funk and soul dance partyFriday, July 28, 8 p.m. - 12 a.m.18 Label St.18label.com, montclairjazzfestival.org 973-744-22743By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsThe spirit of James Brown will hover over one of the first events in the ramp-up to...

Coming to Montclair: talk on folk music’s Jersey roots

Michael Gabriele will talk about New Jersey's huge role in the folk music revival on Monday at the Montclair Library: from taverns to today.

Montclair Orchestra’s First Season’s Final Concert Is Triumphant

Pictures from The Montclair Orchestra's season finale "Tour of Color."
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‘School of Rock’ kid tours with ‘School of Rock’ Broadway

Jack Suarez Kimmel, who studies at School of Rock Montclair, toured with the Broadway musical "School of Rock."

Montclair Jazz Festival: from grass to stage in just 10 years

On Saturday, Aug. 10, Montclair Jazz Festival celebrates 10 years. It's come a long way since the 2010 festival, which took place on a grassy stage.

New orchestra, classical music, new ways: Montclair Orchestra announces season

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsAs he programmed the concerts in The Montclair Orchestra’s first season, David Chan often found himself seeking the musical glue to hold a program together.Finding the first two pieces in a program...

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...

Photos: Montclair Arts Festival brought groups together

More than 25 arts organizations came to play in the first-ever Montclair Arts Festival, sponsored by the Montclair Arts Alliance, from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2. Elaine Molinaro, presidentof the Arts Alliance, oversaw the...