Ryley Walker

Culture in brief: Ryley Walker at Outpost in the Burbs

Chicago singer and folk guitarist Ryley Walker performs at First Congregational Church of Montclair on Sat. Dec. 15, 8 p.m. Walker is part of Outpost's New Voices series.

Classical music review: Ember touches the heart, honors veterans

Ember's concert on Veteran's Day in Montclair was a sober and touching reminder of the costs of war, given on the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day.

Lucy Kaplansky has street cred at the Outpost

Want to hear "Everyday Street" by Lucy Kaplansky? You'll have to catch her in concert-- at the Outpost on Nov. 16-- or get it from her website. You won't find it anywhere else.

Life during Peacetime: Ember Ensemble honors veterans

On Veteran’s Day, Ember presents a concert about the end of war, titled “Thriving Through the Years: Wisdom from the Foxhole.”

PHOTOS: Montclair Home Hosts a Vocal Panorama

Eight voices perform a dozen pieces in a private Montclair home for the Opera Theatre of Montclair's "From Classics to Contemporary: A Comparative Program," with Mia Riker-Norrie as narrator and Rebecca Eng as accompanist,...

‘OkTENberfest’ marks 10 years at the Wellmont Theater

The Wellmont Theater re-opened as a live venue after years as a movie theater on Oct. 27, 2008. On Oct. 27, 2018 the theater will celebrate OkTENberfest.

Blues Traveler plays a full house at Wellmont

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.newsConcertgoers packed the Wellmont Theater Friday night, Oct. 12, as Blues Traveler kicked off their Accelerated Nation Tour and release of their new album “Hurry Up & Hang Around.”Opening for them...
Blues Traveler

Blues Traveler: Back to basics after 30 years

Blues Traveler Release of “Hurry Up & Hang Around” Friday, Oct. 12, 8 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m. General Admission Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour St. Wellmonttheater.com - 973-783-9500 bluestraveler.comBy DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.newsOn Friday, Oct....
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.

VIDEO: Montclair Orchestra’s ‘A Shakespeare Evening’

Giuseppe Verdi's "Macbeth" Prelude and Ballet Music performed at "A Shakespeare Evening," the opening concert for Montclair Orchestra’s second season presents four pieces of music inspired by Shakespeare plays, performed by a 70-piece orchestra,...