Members Reunite for Moyse 100th
The orchestra of the New England Bach Festival was carefully chosen by Blanche Moyse for their dedication to joyful excellence and contained some of the most brilliant players from across the country. Seventeen members of that orchestra reunite to celebrate the 100th birthday of Mme. Moyse on Sunday, March 7 at 3 p.m. at the Latchis Theatre in downtown Brattleboro.
Tickets ($30, $20, $10) can be purchased by calling the Brattleboro Music Center at 802-257-4523 or by visiting www.bmcvt.org. A reception will follow immediately after the concert at Windham Wines (adjacent to Latchis Theatre). After-Party tickets are $45 for all-inclusive hors d'oeuvre and beverages. Reservations encouraged.
World & Fiddle Music at Hooker-Dunham
Twilight Music presents an evening of original folk, Indie world rock and old-time fiddle tunes with Vermont trio, Wooden Dinosaur (Katie Trautz, Michael and Frank Roberts), and Montreal\New York duo, Hudost (Moksha Sommer, Jemal Wade Hines), at Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery on Friday, March 5 at 8 p.m.
The theater is located at 139 Main Street in downtown Brattleboro. Tickets are $12. For ticket reservations and information, call 254-9276. For more information, visit www.myspace.com/woodendinosaur, www.hudost.com, www.twilightmusic.org and www.hookerdunham.org.
VSO Spring Concert in Rutland
The Vermont Symphony Orchestra welcomes Spring this season with "Simple Gifts," an exciting 75th anniversary concert in Rutland, featuring world renowned violinist and VSO Music Director, Jaime Laredo and cellist Sharon Robinson with conductor, Sarah Hicks, on the podium. The concert, the third in the Sunday Matinee Series, will be held Sunday, March 21, at 4 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre with a program of works by Mozart, Richard Danielpour, De Falla, Delius and Aaron Copland's beloved Suite from Appalachian Spring.
A free pre-concert discussion, "Musically Speaking," moderated by Jim Lowe will be held at 3 p.m., free for members of the audience.