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Tufts Symphony Orchestra Concert April 21st

The Tufts University Department of Music presents a performance by the Tufts Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of John Page, in the Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. The orchestra will present Dmitri Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 in D minor in its […]

West Medford Open Studios May 10th & 11th

An annual event showcasing the local arts community, returns on May 10 and 11 from noon to 5 pm. WMOS is a free open studio event that invites visitors from all over to experience exhibits of local art & crafts, musical and literary performances, and live arts demonstrations over the course of the weekend. The […]

City’s Art Collection Available Online

The city’s art collection is available for viewing online. The collection includes works at City Hall and the Medford Public Library as well as artifacts of Amelia Earhart. According to Assistant Librarian Barbara Kerr, grants from the Medford Arts Council and the Friends of the Medford Public Library and efforts by Erin Halvey to research […]

Upcoming Public Concerts at Tufts

Machine Fantasies Concert April 5 The Tufts University Department of Music presents the Machine Fantasies Concert in the Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 8 p.m. as part of the Machine Fantasies Workshops. The Machine Fantasies Workshop brings together composers, performers, scholars, and engineers […]

‘Turkish Songs of Protest’ Concert April 1st

The Tufts University Department of Music presents a performance by the Dünya Ensemble in the Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 8 p.m. entitled Dün gece seyrim içinde/Last night I dreamt of…: Turkish Songs of Protest. The Dünya Ensemble will present songs by men […]

MHS Students Receive Art, Writing Awards

Several Medford High School students received recognition in the annual Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Marissa Coit earned Gold Key honors for her portfolio of eight pieces as well as for her sculpture, according to information released by art teacher Michele MacKenzie. Other art winners included Jeremy Martins (Twisted Faith, Sculpture, Gold Key); […]

Medford, Arlington Groups to Screen Film in April

The Arlington International Film Festival (AIFF) is pleased to announce its collaboration with Medford Arts Center, Inc. (MACI) and The Congregational Church of West Medford. The three organizations have joined forces to screen the film KIND HEARTED WOMAN with a post screening discussion/Q&A with acclaimed filmmaker, David Sutherland, April 6, 4:00 P.M. at The Congregational […]

Michael Gordon’s “Rushes”: A Work for Seven Bassoons March 26th at Tufts

he Tufts University Department of Music presents Michael Gordon’s “Rushes”: A Work for Seven Bassoons, as performed by The Rushes Ensemble in the Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. This iconic work brings out tonal and timbral aspects of the bassoon that […]

‘Chasing Maria Menounos’ to Debut March 18th

Medford native and TV personality Maria Menounos will be the subject of a new show, “Chasing Maria Menounos,” which will debut on Oxygen on Tuesday, March 18 at 10PM. The show provides a glimpse into Menounos’ life living in Hollywood with her boyfriend and fellow Medford native Keven Undergaro, and her Greek parents. In the […]

Irish Rovers’ Farewell in Lexington Sunday Nearly Sold Out

Spectacle Management presents the Irish Rovers at Cary Memorial Hall in Lexington at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23. The concert is nearly sold out, Pete Lally of Spectacle Management said March 16. After nearly 50 years on the road, the band is ready to say Farewell to Rovin’ with one final Boston-area concert. If ever […]