Great, live music from the Bangor Symphony Orchestra in the historic town of Kingfield, nestled in the shadow of Sugarloaf along the Carrabassett River.
By the age of four, Russian-American classical pianist Lovchinsky was already playing entire recitals for his family and friends. He has won the Eastman International Piano Competition and the National Chopin Piano Competition of the Kosciuszko Foundation.
Pianist Diana Fanning is known for her interpretations of Janacek, Chopin, and Debussy and has toured extensively as a solo performer and chamber musician throughout the eastern U.S. and Europe.
Starts: Jun 17 2010 - 7:30pm
Ends: Jun 17 2010 - 10:30pm
Portland, ME 04102
This rock band is fronted by former American Idol contestant Chris Daughtry, of course
Is Darol Anger a bluegrass fiddler, a classical violinist, or a jazz virtuoso? He’s all of the above, and he’s collaborated with some of the world’s great string musicians: Stephane Grappelli, Mark O’Connor, David Grisman, Tony Rice, Bela Fleck, and Vassar Clements.
Alecia Nugent, Little Roy and Lizzy, Bluegrass Diamonds, and Blue Around the Edges are just a few of the acts picking and grinning in Litchfield. Plus a whole new slew of performers — the Grascals, Nothing Fancy, Karl Shiflett and Big Country, and the Fiddling Landrys — get their fingers blistered Aug. 26 – Aug. 29.
Barrage is a mix of Stomp and Riverdance with a half-dozen fiddle players backed by a rock band that blends jazz, classical, and rock.
The Aspen Santa Fe Ballet performs inventive works by today’s foremost choreographers. The wide-ranging Portland program includes an imaginative remaking of Twyla Tharp’s masterful 1975 ballet, Sue’s Leg, set to the music of Fats Waller.
Starts: May 25 2010 - 7:30pm
Ends: May 25 2010 - 9:30pm
This internationally acclaimed string quartet has been playing classical music for four decades. This performance to include works by Mozart, Dvorak, and Schumann.
Starts: May 16 2010 - 7:30pm
Ends: May 16 2010 - 9:30pm
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
Virtuso fiddler, stunning vocalist, and electrifying step-dancer, April Verch is a cross between Alison Krauss and Natalie MacMaster. Verch creates a delightful melange of folk, jazz, old-time, roots, and bluegrass.