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Music for Youth, library host Jan. 9 GBYO Concerto Competition

From left to right: GBSO’s Concerto Competition finalists are Sophia Zhang, Alixon Shively, Clair Lane, Julian Shively, Alvyn Velasquez, Benjamin Crosby. Missing from picture: Bryan Page.
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Music community remembers Paul Knox at Nov. 8 concert in Fairfield

Music in the Meetinghouse 2015–2016 Concert Series A Mighty Fortress . . . Salute to Dr. Paul E. Knox, an announcement from the American Guild of Organists/Greater Bridgeport Chapter On Sunday, Nov.

Free Curiosity Concerts for area families

Curiosity Concerts Curiosity Concerts, a series of classical music concerts for families with children ages 5 years and older, have announced its upcoming schedule, featuring professional, national
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Jazz Alley debuts at Palace with tribute to Horn

The launch of the Palace Theatre Jazz Alley series on Sept. 18 (Friday) at 8 p.m. will feature the Jack Wilkins Trio and singer Alexis Cole. Tickets are $29, plus per-ticket fees. Cole, paying homage
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Kitty, Daisy and Lewis Durham, who go only by their first names on stage, will be playing one of their few U.S. tour stops at the Fairfield Theatre Company on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. If you miss them there, they will be at Daryl's House Club in Pawling, N.Y., on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015.

Kitty, Daisy and Lewis bring mix of musical styles to Fairfield Theatre Company

A sibling trio with eclectic musical tastes is set to rock the Fairfield Theatre Company on Tuesday, Sept. 1 – just one of a handful of U.S. stops. (They perform two nights later at Daryl’s House Club
Choral Society Rehearsal

Greenwich Choral Society seeks singers for new season

In its 91st year, the Greenwich Choral Society is looking to expand its ranks. Singers who are interested are asked to schedule an audition, which will be held at the First Congregational Church in

More updates from the Big E

RETURNING FAVORITES The Big E, in West Springfield, Mass., is a tradition with many Connecticut residents, as well as those throughout New England and along the East Coast. Last year, the Big E broke
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In Milford, one diva is just not enough

The Milford Arts Council’s Nite Spot Nights will kick off with “The Dozen Divas,” starring Dorothy Bishop, pictured. Thanks to on-stage costume changes and what is promised to be a “mind-boggling”

Final ‘Summer Soiree’ concert with Beyer at Pequot Library

Above, left, is pianist Alex Beyer, following a private Fairfield concert earlier this year. Raising funds for the nonprofit independent Pequot Library for its more than 450 annual free programs is a
The Chamber Players of the Greenwich Symphony includes, seated from left, David Creswell, viola; Susan Rotholz, flute; Diane Lesser, oboe; Andrew Gordon, piano; Standing from left, Krystof Witek, violin; Peter Reit, French horn; Edita Orlinyte, violin; Philip Bashor, clarinet; Mark Davies, bassoon; and Daniel Miller, cello.(Missing from photo: Susan Hytken Metcalf, violin.) Katheen Di Giovanna/Contributed photo

Greenwich Symphony’s Chamber Players plans a 2015-26 season rich in sound, style and solos

France flavors the first foray into the new season for the Chamber Players of the Greenwich Symphony. On Oct. 11 and 12, the group will salute French composers in the aptly named program, “Vive La