Category Archives: Music

Here’s that Oscar-worthy lottery ad filmed in Wellesley Square

For those of you who were inconvenienced or just plain puzzled by the Connecticut Lottery film crew that was doing its thing in Wellesley Square one night/morning in September, temporarily turning the center of town into a holiday wonderland, the moment you’ve been waiting for has arrived. Yes, the glorious 30-second ad spot created back then is […]

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Wellesley Middle School band & orchestra liven up the State House

The Wellesley Middle School Band & Orchestra are filling the halls of the State House with music. — Alice Peisch (@RepAlicePeisch) December 12, 2014

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Thrills & Chills: Wellesley High Winter Choral Concert Thursday night

The annual Wellesley High School Winter Choral Concert on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 7pm will feature 240 student singers in a variety of ensembles, accompanied by pianist Chad Weirick and members of the Honors Chamber Orchestra. The concert, featuring Wellesley High’s Keynote and Rice Street Singers, Song Sisters, Brooks Brothers, and Concert Choir, will pay tribute to […]

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Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart visits Wellesley High

Such an honor welcoming Keith Lockhart to Wellesley High School this morning! @TheBostonPops #HomeAlone #Wellesley — POPS (@WellesleyPOPS) December 9, 2014 Longtime Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart visited Wellesley High on Tuesday to rehearse with students who will perform in the Pops’ Home Alone concerts taking place at Symphony Hall on Dec. 26-27. Members of the WHS Rice […]

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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra holiday pops concert on Dec. 14

The Wellesley Symphony Orchestra performs its annual holiday pops concert on Dec. 14 at MassBay Community College, with the pre-concert talk at 2:15pm and the main event at 3pm. The line-up: Soprano Anya Olsen sings Christmas and Holiday Favorites.Featuring the winner of the WSO “Two Front Teeth” contest Blake The Snowman Leslie Holmes narrator our […]

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Wellesley rappers return

This might be a first for The Middle East music club in Cambridge: Two hip hop artists who grew up in Wellesley will be taking the stage on Sunday Dec. 28. The headliner that night is Cam Meekins, a Wellesley High grad who has been rapping his way across the country and is up for a Boston […]

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The weekend in Wellesley

Friday, 11/21, 2pm – 3:30 Dana Hall Middle School Waldo Auditorium Free   Wellesley Middle School One-Act Plays Thursday 11/20 at 4:30pm & Friday 11/21 at 7:00pm at the WMS Auditorium. These are 3 comic plays performed by 7th and 8th graders in the auditorium. Admission is free, and we ask for donations at the […]

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$25 tickets available to public for Carly Simon concert at Wellesley College

General admission tickets for a Nov. 22 performance at Wellesley College’s Alumnae Hall featuring Carly Simon, her children Sally Taylor and Ben Taylor, and others are now available to the public. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at: Information on the show lineup is available here. The concert is being held to benefit Consenses, […]

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