Archive for January, 2015

Russian Duo Concert: Sat, Feb. 7, 1PM
2015

Russian Duo 11-15-13 RUSSIAN DUO is an international project, born out of a love of traditional music and classical elegance.  Oleg Kruglyakov, balalaika virtuoso, and Terry Boyarsky, masterful pianist, have teamed up for exuberant performances of soulful, passionate music. Their collaboration highlights the mysterious sounds of the balalaika underscored by the vast expressive range of the piano. Featuring vocals and Russian percussion, their extensive repertoire draws from Russian folk music, romances, dances, classical music, gypsy melodies and Russian songs.

This is a 100 at 1 Concert: 100 tickets will be given away at 1PM at the library’s front desk, and the concert will begin as soon as all ticketed patrons have found a seat. No charge

Rocks in my bed: Duke ~ Sat, Feb. 14, 1PM
2015

ROCKS IN MY BED: DUKE
A ONE MAN PERFORMANCE: SAT, FEB 14, 1PM, No charge
This live program features the popular vinyl recordings of American composer and big band leader Duke Ellington (1899-1974). Originally written and produced as a music appreciation program for sensory impaired children, Rocks in my Bed has enjoyed a popular following in public libraries around the United States. Along with Ellington’s music, our presenter tells the story of Duke’s childhood and the Duke Ellington orchestra from 1928 through the late 1940’s when his inimitable style was
known throughout the world.
100 tickets will be given away at 1PM at the library’s front desk, and the concert will begin as soon as all ticketed patrons have found a seat.

Hungrytown, Fri, Jan 23, 1PM
2015

Hungrytown-posterBW-blackHungrytown is the musical and married duo of Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson.  They have released two highly acclaimed CDs,  Hungrytown (2008) and Any Forgotten Thing (2011), both of which continue to receive much airplay on folk and Americana stations worldwide. They have been an NPR Public Library favorite for years!  

100 tickets will be given away at 1PM at the library’s front desk.