Monthly Archives: September 2015

A Different Planet: William Parker with David Budbill

Thursday, October 1 at 8 p.m., Bezanson Recital Hall General Admission: $10; $5 students It is hard to overestimate the impact bassist and band leader William Parker has had on creative music over the last four decades. Parker is featured … Continue reading

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Bridgman Packer Dance|Truck

Thursday, October 1, Free and Open to the Public Art in the Orchard, Park Hill Orchard, Easthampton, MA at 7 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8 p.m. UMass Campus, Southwest Residential Area at 10:15 p.m., 10:40 p.m., 11:05 p.m. Friday, October 2 … Continue reading

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Amir ElSaffar’s Two Rivers Ensemble

By Glenn Siegel Thursday’s Pioneer Valley Jazz Shares concert by Amir ElSaffar’s Two Rivers Ensemble was remarkable in many ways, not the least of which was the performance by the drummer Dan Weiss.  Nasheet Waits, the Ensemble’s regular percussionist, was … Continue reading

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Hot Sardines

Saturday, September 26 at 8 p.m., Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Chamber Seating $40 all seats (Reserved Seating); Five College, GCC and 17 & under $15 Take a blustery brass lineup, layer it over a rhythm section led by a … Continue reading

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Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan presents: RICE

Choreography by Lin Hwai-min Wednesday, September 23, 7:30 p.m., Fine Arts Center Concert Hall General admission: $50, $45, $20; Five College, GCC and 17 & under: $15, $12, $10 Choreographer Lin Hwai-min is heralded as one of the original Dance … Continue reading

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