Category Archives: Music

Next up for Wellesley Theatre Project: Disney’s High School Musical, Jr.

Wellesley Theatre Project (WTP) will present the musical, Disney’s High School Musical, Jr., on Dec. 3-6 at  the Ellsworth Theater, at Pine Manor College located at 400 Heath St., Chestnut Hill.  Tickets are priced $12 for adults and $6 for students and seniors, and may be purchased online at in advance, or at the door for $15 for […]

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Next Wellesley Symphony concert features Brahms, stellar cellist

The Wellesley Symphony Orchestra will perform the Brahms Serenade No. 1 and the Elgar Cello Concerto on Nov. 22 at MassBay Community College in Wellesley at 3 PM. Award-winning cellist Sebastian Bäverstam, who recently performed at Carnegie Hall, will be a special guest. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for students and seniors, and free for children […]

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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra seeks string players

The Wellesley Symphony Orchestra, directed by Max Hobart, is seeking more string players. The community orchestra rehearses on Wednesday evenings at MassBay Community College. It performs classics like the upcoming Brahms Serenade No. 1, and creative programs like the Family Holiday Pops performance. If you play the violin, viola, cello or bass, come on down […]

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Wellesley Symphony to kick off season with Beethoven, pianist Ovrutsky Fensome

The Wellesley Symphony under Maestro Max Hobart will open its season with a concert featuring the music of Ludwig van Beethoven on Sunday, Oct. 18 at 3PM. So yes, you can catch some fine music during the day and still enjoy the Patriots’ game at night. Concert pianist Sonya Ovrutsky Fensome will join the orchestra in Piano Concerto […]

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Save the date: Acatober a cappella concert at Wellesley High on Oct. 16

You should once again plan to line up early to catch the always sold-out Acatober a cappella concert, which returns to Wellesley High School on Oct. 16 at 7pm. The show features Wellesley High’s student-run a cappella ensembles, joined by the rest of the school’s choral groups as well as special guests — the Amalgamates […]

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Multimedia Documerica concert coming to Babson

The contemporary quartet ETHEL is coming to Babson College’s Carling-Sorenson Theatre on Oct. 23 at 8pm to present its Documerica show. The pitch: Documerica is a landmark visual and musical event that explores Americans’ connection to their environment, performed by the progressive contemporary quartet ETHEL. Visual images include more than 3,000 vintage photographs from the […]

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Concert honoring Wellesley’s Dr. Michael Davidson just plain rocks

The Rock Like Mike concert held over the weekend at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston was a rockin’ good event in honor of a special guy — the late Dr. Michael Davidson. While Davidson’s life was taken tragically by murder in January at his workplace, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, the cardiac surgeon’s friends and family […]

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Bach to Rock soon to roll into Wellesley’s Linden Square

Wellesley will soon be home to a new music school, Bach to Rock, located in the corner space of the strip mall section of Linden Square, adjacent to the Kathy McCrohon Dance Center. For now, the only sounds coming out the space are the heavy metal sounds of power saws, hammers, and drills. But stay […]

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