Category Archives: Music

Tom Nutile Big Band bopping into Wellesley on Wednesday

This Wednesday’s Wellesley summer concert on the Town Hall Green features the Tom Nutile Big Band, which in addition to traditional swing, plays high-energy modern jazz, pop, rock, Latin, jump, lindy, waltzes and even polkas. What’s more, the band leader is an old friend of ours, so gets a special mention here… The show starts at 7pm […]

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Wellesley Theatre Project to present Oklahoma!

                        Wellesley Theatre Project will present 3 performances of the classic musical Oklahoma! on July 31 (7pm) and Aug. 1 (2 and 5pm). Performances are held at the Wellesley High School Katherine L. Babson, Jr, Auditorium, 50 Rice St. Tickets are priced $12 for adults […]

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Wellesley singer-songwriter crowdfunding heartfelt first album

Wellesley singer-songwriter Tristan Bouchard is attempting to crowdfund the creation of his first album, dubbed Blue Nights, via the Indiegogo site. A couple of friends/students of his from Wellesley Theatre Project have reached out to us to help give Bouchard’s bid a boost. Bouchard says in his Indiegogo video pitch that he has written and played […]

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Grateful Dead cover band a big draw on Wellesley town green

Wellesley Recreation added a different band to the summer concert mix — Grateful Dead cover band DeadBeat — and they proved to be a big draw on a nice night this Wednesday. We saw very young, teens and good old deadheads on hand, including one friend who had just attended all three Fare Thee Well […]

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Wellesley’s White Noise band to make its annual comeback in August

White Noise, a Wellesley High School band formed 30 years ago, is readying for its now annual one-night-only gig next month at the Italo American Education Club in Wellesley.  The family-friendly concert, which doubles as something of a mini-reunion, is slated for Saturday, Aug. 22 at 7pm at the club (80 Oak St., in Wellesley), with a […]

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Composers descend upon Wellesley

The annual Composers Conference & Chamber Music Workshops is once again being hosted at Wellesley College, and as usual, the event (being held through Aug. 2) will include public access to free concerts (including Wednesday and Saturday at 8pm in the Chapel) and lectures. Big names at the event include David Sanford and Edward Jacobs. […]

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BaHa Brothers bring a little flair to Wellesley Town Hall lawn

Here are a couple of pics of last night’s doings at Town Hall.  The BaHa Brothers, a Jimmy Buffet/Beach Boys summertime-style band, played to a crowd willing to brave a few drops of rain to enjoy their energy and showmanship. Check out the Recreation Department’s full line-up of summer concerts here.

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Save the date: Arts on the Green coming to Elm Bank on July 23

ARTS ON THE GREEN – An Evening at Elm Bank Thursday, July 23, 2015 6:00 pm—8:30 pm The Gardens at Elm Bank, Massachusetts Horticultural Society at 900 Washington Street, Wellesley MassHort invites you to wander the gardens, enjoy live music by The Mavericks, and explore visual artists and their artwork on our Art Walk in the […]

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