Culture in brief: ‘Working Girls’ concert

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, 7:30 p.m., sopranos Genya Muzyczka and Elizabeth Perryman, with accompanist David Miuallo, present a concert called “The Sound of Working Girls” at First Lutheran Church in Montclair, 153 Park St. The...

Classical music review: A golden sunset in ‘Simplicity’

In "A Second Simplicity," Ember Ensemble sang a varied selection of songs that dealt with aging, memory, and love that endures over time.

Music: songs that embrace the future

Montclair State University senior Meredith Fay sings about a failed relationship, and empowerment, in her new EP "Lessons Learned."

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

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

Classical music review: Montclair orchestra makes exuberant debut

In its inaugural concert, "Operatic Connections," the Montclair Orchestra started off their first year with an exciting concert.

Montclair’s Outpost in the Burbs: Marc Cohn/Valerie June at 30th anniversary concert

Outpost in the Burbs will present a concert to mark its 30th Anniversary season, featuring a co-bill of Marc Cohn and Valerie June, with special guest Ellis Paul. The concert will take place on...

Musical gumbo: Big Mamou keeps Mardi Gras going

Mardi Gras is THE big week for Big Mamou, who open for Christine Ohlman and Rebel Montez at the Outpost in the Burbs on Saturday, Feb. 17.

Mics won’t kill the magic: Opera Theatre of Montclair to perform at Van Vleck...

'The Magic Flute' by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart abridged versionThursday, July 27, 7 p.m.Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck St. Rain or shineoperamontclair.orgBy GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsBody mics are anathema to opera singers, and Opera...

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...

Making mad music: ‘Quixote’ at Peak Performances, Montclair State University

Tonight, March 23, Peak Performances will present the world premiere of “Quixote,” a new opera with music by Amy Beth Kirsten, directed by Mark DeChiazza, performed by the HOWL ensemble. It will play at...