Former Newton resident Lucy Tan will give a concert called Homecoming. She will perform a series of works for piano including Robert Schumann's Kreisleriana, Op. 16, Frédéric Chopin's Scherzo No. 4 in E major, Op. 54 and Maurice Ravel's La Valse.
Join Russian-American pianist and composer Sasha Papernik with her trio for a concert that will include works by Berlin, Gershwin, Joplin, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and reimagined arrangements of Slavic dances and romances. The performers will be Sasha Papernik, piano, vocals; Justin Poindexter, guitar, banjo vocals and Kyle Saulnier, upright bass.
Join Thoreau Piano Trio members Susan Jensen, violin, Darry Dolezal, cello and Paul Jacobs, piano, for a concert that will include Beethoven’s Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1, No. 2 and Piano Trio in C Minor, Op. 1, No. 3.
Join Liana Paniyeva, winner of the American Protégé International Competition of Romantic Music, for a concert of works by Rachmaninoff and Mussorgsky. Ms. Paniyeva has performed at international festivals in Norway, Hungary, Syria, Italy and Israel.
Weston Wind Quintet will perform. Details will follow.
Join Rasa Vitkauskaite for a solo piano performance. Details will follow.
Celebrate the year of the dog at a concert in honor of Chinese New Year. Students from Ping Li's Boston Art School for Chinese Music will perform. Details will follow.
Join jazz/blues guitarist Paul Speidel and his bass player when they bring their interpretations of the traditional styles to the stage in the duo format. Jazz and blues are simultaneously old and new styles of music. Every time a new generation discovers the language, styles, musical forms and rhythms of old, they add their voice to the chorus of those that preceded them. Seating is limited, first come, first served.
David Won, tenor, and Timothy Steel, piano, will perform. Details will follow.
Join Shannon Heaton as she sings and plays Irish flute. Details will follow.
Join Romanian-born bassoonist Adrian Jojatu for an afternoon of romantic music. Details will follow.
Hyun Jung Kim, violin, will perform. Details will follow.
Join us for a concert with a faculty member of All Newton Music School. Details will follow.
Nobel prize winning poet, writer, painter, thinker, maverick educational reformer and perhaps the greatest songwriter of all times - Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) - remains a revered figure in both Bangladesh and India. His songs depict a sublime oneness with nature, the universal and bridge differences in race, religion and color. For this performance Ms. Chakraborty will present Tagore's compositions accompanied by live music and a power-point presentation with translations of his lyrics (originally written in Bengali) in English. This program is part of the Newton Festival of the Arts.
Join the Newton Family Singers for an afternoon concert. Details will follow.
Join Juan Ruiz, clarinet, and Chis Carson, piano, for an afternoon of classical music. Details will follow.
Join guitarist Francisco Roldan for an afternoon of Latin American music. Born in Colombia, Francisco Roldán has performed widely both internationally and in the U.S. He appeared at the Mannes Guitar Festival and in Symphony Space in New York, among other concerts. Details will follow.
You Ju Lee will give a solo piano recital. Details will follow.