The Friends of Memorial Hall Library 2019-2020 Concert Series brochure is available here.
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 2:30pm
Enjoy an afternoon of 'Vintage Vocals' performed by the a cappella group, Peking and the Mystics.
Formed by alumni of Tufts University and its a cappella singing group, the Beelzebubs, Peking and the Mystics has toured nationally and internationally, including trips to the Far East and South America. They've recorded four albums, appeared on television and radio, and in...Read more
Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 2:30pm
Gold Medalist of the International Russian Music Piano Competition and a winner of the S&R Foundation’s Washington Award, pianist Yukiko Sekino has been praised for her “thrilling, inspirational performance” ( Florida Sun-Sentinel ). She has performed extensively as a soloist and a chamber musician in the United States, Europe, Japan, and China. Currently an Affiliate Artist at Massachusetts Institute of...Read more
Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 2:30pm
The Trio has been recognized for its unique compositions that incorporate beautiful melodies and rich harmonies. Although the core of the band is a jazz trio, they often invite other instrumentalists including jazz and classical players to join them for live performances and recordings. TRIchrO performs regularly throughout the Greater Boston area, NYC and Japan and their newly released CD...Read more
Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 2:30pm
Award-winning pianist, Liana Paniyeva, will perform a program of selections for piano.
Liana Paniyeva has performed at international festivals in Norway, Hungary, Canada, Italy, South Africa and Israel, in addition to four performances at Carnegie Hall. Her solo recital in 2016 at the Myra Hess Concert Series in Chicago was broadcast live on WFMT Radio. Ms. Paniyeva is the...Read more
Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 2:30pm
An afternoon of Swingin' American Songbook selections with Eric Baldwin and Friends, featuring Eric Baldwin on guitar, Carol Leary on vocals, Neil Lipson on saxophone, Mark Carlsen on bass and Dave Didriksen on drums.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 11:00am
A lecture-recital honoring the works of Western classical female composers will be presented by soprano, Dr. Jessica McCormack and pianist, Cathy Meyer. Selected works from the 17th century through the present day will feature composers Barbara Strozzi, Pauline Viardot, Clara Schumann, Amy Beach, Stella terHart and Lori Laitman.
Soprano, Jessica McCormack holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from...Read more
Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 2:30pm
The Kelly Girls have quickly gained recognition as one of the most entertaining Celtic Bands in New England. Rousing renditions of songs and tunes rooted in the Celtic traditions of Ireland, Scotland, Canada and America, along with captivating harmonies and instrumentation, lend to their signature sound.
The Band has played many prestigious venues and festivals, and continues to...Read more