January 30-31, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Winter Concert: Rising Stars. Eleven-year old Hana Chang, winner of the Ehlers Young Artist Competition, will perform the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E Minor. Also on the program is Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6 (the Pathetique) and Concertante by Irving Fine. Tickets are $30 for adults, $25 for seniors, and $10 for students. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line at www.concordorchestra.com
February 13-28, 2015, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m.,
February 22 matinee at 2:00 p.m.
The Concord Players present The Desk Set by William Marchant. Brilliant and hilarious Manhattan reference librarians battle a young efficiency expert who wants to replace them with computers. Tickets $20. Call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line at www.concordplayers.org.
March 7, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Band Winter Concert: Portraits. This concert features portraits captured in the music of some of America’s greatest composers. Copland’s great Lincoln Portrait will be narrated by WBZ’s Jordan Rich. Also on the program are Gould’s West Point Symphony No. 4, a Movement for Rosa, and Of Sailors and Whales. Tickets $20, $10 for seniors and students.
March 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Club 51 jazz concert with dancing to tunes from The Great American Songbook. Powder House Jazz will perform with vocalist Janet Casey. Table seating with designated areas for listening and dancing. Cash bar and refreshments for sale. Tickets $25 a person, $20 for groups of six or more. This is a FOPAC special event to benefit the operation of 51 Walden. Call 978 369-7911 to reserve tickets or buy on-line.
March 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Hammond Real Estate presents a free concert of chamber music, featuring the Boston Cello Quartet To reserve a seat call 978 369-3999.
March 21, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Balkan Music Night. Concert and Balkan Dance party featuring more than twenty bands and choruses from the greater Boston area. For tickets, call the Folk Arts Center of New England, 781 438-4387, or purchase 0n-line at www.facone.org
March 27 and 28, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Spring Concert: Spangled Stars. The program includes Chesapeake: Summer of 1814, with the Concord Chorus; Hadyn’s Cello Concerto No. 2 in D with solist Jan Muller-Szeraws; and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8. Tickets are $30 for adults, $25 for seniors, and $10 for students. Call 978 369-4967 or buy on-line at www.concordorchestra.com
April 10 and 11, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
The Concord Band Spring Pops with vocalist Amanda Carr. Friday concert sponsored by the Concord Rotary, tickets available at ConcordMARotary.org. For Saturday night, e-mail the Concord Band at Tickets@ConcordBand.org.
April 24-May 9, 2015, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m.
April 26 and May 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
The Concord Players spring musical Kiss Me, Kate by Cole Porter. Tickets $25. Call 978 369-2990 or buy on-line at www.concordplayers.org.
May 14, 15 and 16, 2015. Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
The Concord Orchestra Pops: Stage ‘N’ Screen Stars. Vocalist Jeffrey Korn sings Broadway favorites from the Rogers & Hart Songbook, arranged by Bernard Hoffer and Rumeneye! Rumeneye! by Lebedev. Also on the program is Empire Strikes Back by John Williams, and Chaminade’s Concertino for Flute and Orchestra with soloist Susan Jackson. Table seating and refreshments available for purchase. Tickets $30/$25/$10. Call 978 369-4967 to reserve or buy on-line at www.concordorchestra.com
June 5, 6 and 7, 2015, Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
FOPAC’s fully staged and costumed production of L’Elisir d’Amore by Gaetano Donzetti, with chorus and orchestra conducted by Alan Yost. Lead roles will be sung by Robin Farnsley (Adina) Ray Bauwens (Nemorino), Adrianne Fleming (Gianetta), Nathan Rodriguez (Belcore) and Michael Prichard (Dulcamara).