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Falmouth Chorale presents its holiday concerts, “On Earth, Peace,” December 8 and 9

Falmouth Chorale presents its holiday concerts, “On Earth, Peace,” December 8 and 9

The Falmouth Chorale, led by Artistic Director John Yankee, invites the community to make music a part of their holiday celebrations. Performances of the Chorale’s always-popular holiday concert, this year “On Earth, Peace,” are scheduled for Saturday, December 8, at 1 PM (family-friendly) and 4 PM and Sunday, December 9, at 4 PM, all at First Congregational Church, 68 Main … Continue reading

Skylark Premiers Compositions by Composer Gregory Brown

Skylark Premiers Compositions by Composer Gregory Brown

Skylark Vocal Ensemble, considered Greater Boston’s premier professional vocal ensemble, presents four Boston-area performances of American Voices, featuring music by American composers Samuel Barber, Morten Lauridsen, Leonard Bernstein, and Gregory Brown, at Phillips-Exeter Academy in Exeter, NH  on Tuesday, January 30 at 7 PM; at Falmouth Academy in Falmouth on Wednesday, January 31 at 7:30 PM; at … Continue reading

Celebrate the Arts in Falmouth at Arts Alive! June 16 to 18: The Entertainers

Celebrate the Arts in Falmouth at Arts Alive! June 16 to 18: The Entertainers

Arts Alive offers an amazing array of talented performers, from aspiring students of all ages to accomplished professional performers. You’ll find music of all genres: jazz, rock’n’roll, blues, bluegrass, Americana, folk, country, Celtic, classical, old-time fiddle, New Age, alternative rock, light opera, choral, a cappella, singer/songwriter, and more. There will be classical and contemporary ballet, … Continue reading

Greater Falmouth Community Chorus Winter Concerts

Greater Falmouth Community Chorus Winter Concerts

  The Greater Falmouth Community Chorus, directed by John Dulina, IV, will present its holiday concert, “Classically Winter,” on Friday, December 4, at 7:30 PM and Sunday, December 6, at 3 PM at the First Congregational Church, 68 Main Street, in Falmouth. “This is the first concert of the Greater Falmouth Community Chorus—formerly the Greater … Continue reading

A Very Merry Sandwich Midwinter

A Very Merry Sandwich Midwinter

The Solstice Singers, Dorene Sykes Photography The Sandwich Arts Alliance Village Concert Series presents A Very Merry Sandwich Midwinter, a special seasonal concert performance by the Woods Hole-based Solstice Singers and Ensemble Passacaglia on Saturday, December 5, 7:30 pm, at Sandwich Town Hall, 130 Main Street.  A pre-concert celebration begins at 7 pm when luminaria and hot … Continue reading

Mastersingers by the Sea: A Season of Renewal

Mastersingers by the Sea: A Season of Renewal

By Susan Pennington, guest reviewer Mastersingers by the Sea, conducted by David MacKenzie, presented a gratifying choral and orchestral program Sunday afternoon, April 22, at St. Barnabas Church (also performed Saturday).  The keystone was the elegant performance of The Great Trees, a 2009 composition by Gwyneth Walker, set to poetry of Wendall Berry.  The scenes … Continue reading