Sofia Talvik – Concert at Scandinavian Cultural Center

Scandinavian Cultural Center 206 Waltham St, West Newton, MA, United States

Mark your calendars for an enchanting evening in West Newton! Folk/Americana artist Sofia Talvik is set to perform at the Scandinavian Cultural Center on Thursday, April 25th, 2024. This special concert will be an excellent showcase of Sofia's evocative melodies and rich storytelling, all within a venue that celebrates her Swedish heritage. Born and raised...

$20

Songs for the Earth: Folk Music Sunday

First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton 1326 Washington Street, West Newton, MA, United States

“Songs for the Earth,” FUUSN’s annual Folk Music Sunday, is on April 28. The service includes familiar music (“Mercy Mercy Me,” “River”) and newer songs that call us to action for climate change. Demie Stathoplos will speak on The Web of Life, of which we are all a part. There will be readings and, of...

Free

Free Concert: “Best of Broadway” at First Church in Chestnut Hill, May 2

First Church in Chestnut Hill 26 Suffolk Road, Chestnut Hill, MA

Join us for an exciting evening of Broadway music at First Church in Chestnut Hill! On Thursday, May 2nd at 7 PM, our very own professional Quartet and Music Director will perform the "Best of Broadway," featuring selections from Rogers and Hammerstein II, Sondheim, Lerner, Lowe, and many more. The concert is free and open...

Newton Family Singers present Down On the Corner: Celebrating the music of John Fogerty and Creedence Clearwater Revival

Temple Beth Avodah 45 Puddingstone Lane, Newton, United States

Join Newton Family Singers on Sunday May 5th at 4pm at Temple Beth Avodah (45 Puddingstone Ln, Newton, MA) to celebrate the music of Creedence Clearwater Revival and John Fogerty. Fogerty’s songs present a common man’s view of life in America, with anthems like “Fortunate Son” and “Have You Ever Seen the Rain” capturing the...

$20

Linda Plaut Festival of the Arts

Second Church in Newton 60 Highland Street, WEST NEWTON, MA, United States

The Newton Family Singers, an intergenerational family chorus based in Newton, unites families and friends across a wide age range through the joy of singing American folk and popular music. Renowned within the community for their vibrant performances and captivating energy, their core mission is to foster a sense of community through music. After more...

Linda Plaut Festival of the Arts

Allen Center for the Arts 35 Webster Street, West Newton, MA, United States

These two talents are incredible on their own but brought together for the Festival, they form the ultimate dynamic duo of jazz. They will perform a special program dedicated to Duke Ellington’s 125th birthday. Newtonite Dominique Eade, a vocalist, composer, and improviser, merges musical finesse with emotional clarity, earning critical praise and influencing generations of...

Linda Plaut Festival of the Arts

Hyde Bandstand 90 Lincoln Street, Newton Highlands, MA, United States

Dennis Montgomery III and Pleasant Praise He wowed us at last year’s Newton Piano Summit and now he‘s back with a full choir. Dennis Montgomery grew up singing and playing in Baptist churches around the upper Louisiana area under the tutelage of his father and mother. Shortly after he arrived at Berklee in 1983, Montgomery...

Linda Plaut Festival of the Arts

Hyde Bandstand 90 Lincoln Street, Newton Highlands, MA, United States

Thaddeus Hogarth Collective “… Take a healthy dose of Sly and The Family Stone, add a liberal pinch of Stevie Wonder, put on your dancing shoes and boogie to the music of Thaddeus Hogarth …“– –Bruce Gelerman, NPR. So popular with Newton audiences, Thaddeus Hogarth is making his third appearance at the Festival of the...