« Week of March 11, 2012 »
Start: 03/11/2012 8:00 pm

Give your March an extra boost by joining brothers David & Kieran Munnelly for an evening of Irish merrymaking at its best! This joyful performance features instrumental and vocal music-making from top Irish traditional musicians—and brothers—David, a wizard on the button accordion, and flute and bodhran artist Kieran.

Start: 03/12/2012 8:00 pm

Jazzschool Institute Orchestra

Join us for an evening of performances by two top Jazzschool Institute groups!

The Jazzschool Insitute Jazz Orchestra, under the direction of Keith Johnson, is dedicated to hard-swinging classic and cutting-edge contemporary big band music. A traditional big band format, the ensemble is comprised of a rhythm section (piano, bass, drums, guitar) and a horn section with up to twelve students.

Start: 03/14/2012 8:00 pm

Judging by his Brylcreem-parted hair, high-waisted pants, and spellbinding voice full of existential anguish, listeners might think that Frank Fairfield stepped straight from the Appalachian mountains of a century ago. Far from it: the 25-year-old native of California's central valley spent his early career busking in the streets of Los Angeles with his fiddle and banjo before signing with the New York folk music label Tompkins Square and garnering national attention opening for Fleet Foxes on their 2008 tour.

Start: 03/15/2012 8:00 pm

GirlymanPerforming an irresistible blend of acoustic, americana, and pop-inflected rock, Girlyman—AKA Nate Borofsky, Doris Muramatsu, Ty Greenstein, and JJ—put on shows that brim with positivity and irrepressible charm.

Start: 03/16/2012 8:00 pm

SolasRemarkable energy, fresh perspectives, and superlative musicianship have sent Solas to the top of Irish music in just a few short years, with scores of fans on both sides of the Atlantic and three consecutive awards from the Association for Independent Music for Best Celtic Recording. With their striking penchant for creative arranging and distinctive choice of material, the members of Solas offer a highly original, contemporary view of Irish music.

Start: 03/17/2012 8:00 pm

Black BrothersShay and Michael Black celebrate St. Patrick's Day with their traditional Freight concert brimming with lilting harmonies, catchy rhythms, and superb musicianship. The brothers’ infectious humor, wit, and unalloyed joy in performing, plus their propensity for inviting the audience to join in the chorus on sing-along favorites like "Down Our Street" and "The Great Storm is Over," make it difficult for anyone to remain a spectator for long!