Category Archives: Music

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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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra 2015-16 season kicks off in October

Here’s the Wellesley Symphony Orchestra‘s 2015-16 line-up for concerts, which are held at MassBay Community College in Wellesley. Sunday, October 18, 3:00pm* Subscription series* All Beethoven! featuring pianist Sonya Ovrutsky Fensome playing Piano Concerto No. 1, the Egmont Overture, and the incomparable Symphony No. 5. Click here to purchase tickets on-line Pre-concert talk with Leslie […]

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Russia’s Choral Treasures coming to Wellesley

San Francisco’s Slavyanka Russian Chorus is coming to Wellesley on Oct. 4 and presents Russia’s Choral Treasures in a concert featuring ancient chants, liturgical hymns, rousing soldier songs, and romantic folk ballads, plus folk songs from Latvia, Macedonia, Armenia and Georgia. Sunday, October 4th  2PM St. Andrews’s Episcopal Church 79 Denton Road, Wellesley Tickets available at $18 […]

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Renowned Rent star brings one-man musical theater event to Babson

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company presents Broadway and film actor Anthony Rapp  in his one-man musical show based on his book Without You: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and the Musical Rent through Sept. 13 at Carling-Sorenson Theater at Babson College.  Remaining performances are Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 3pm. Tickets are $25 – $60 and available at or […]

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Wellesley Choral Society releases rehearsal schedule, invites new members

Come join the non-audition Wellesley Choral Society this season. Rehearsals are Mondays, 7:30 – 9:30 pm at the Wellesley Free Library, Wakelin Room, 530 Washington Street, Wellesley. The first two rehearsals, Sept. 14 and 21 are open to any interested singer of high-school age or older. All voice parts are welcome. In the 2015 – 2016 season […]

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