Music

As one of the primary performing arts, this website celebrates music in all its forms - from student-made to community-based and professional. Find events reflecting music of all styles - classical, chamber, medieval, vocal, jazz, rock, blues, roots, Celtic and more - played in a variety of ways - solo, duo, band, ensemble, group, symphony. Venues vary as well, from tiny corner cafes to huge auditoriums.

Individual music performances are posted as events and can be found in the event calendar. Contact information for music performances and classes can be found by viewing the individual events.

 

Upcoming Events in Music

  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - February

    February 21st, 2019 to February 21st, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Met Opera: Carmen

    February 23rd, 2019 to February 23rd, 2019

    Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine is opera’s ultimate seductress, opposite tenor Roberto Alagna, who captivated Live in HD audiences as Don José in 2010.

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  • Met Opera: La Fille du Régiment

    March 2nd, 2019 to March 2nd, 2019

    Bel canto stars Pretty Yende and Javier Camarena team up for a feast of vocal fireworks on the Met stage. Baritone Maurizio Muraro is Sergeant Sulplice, with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe as the outlandish Marquise of Berkenfield. Enrique Mazzola conducts.

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  • Mardi Gras Concert Party!

    March 5th, 2019 to March 5th, 2019

    The Central Coast Chorale invites you to come celebrate at our Mardi Gras Concert Party! We'll be singing American Spirituals and jazz, our special guests, the Shoreline Stompers will be playing Dixieland and Women of Notes with have folksongs and American composers. After the music we'll be selling decadent desserts and holding a silent auction of hand-decorated Mardi Gras masks. It's going to be a fun party. Join us!

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  • Celtic Series: Realta

    March 7th, 2019 to March 7th, 2019

    Hailing from the Ulster city of Belfast, Realta is an award winning multi-instrumentalist group presents an enchanting program of dance music interspersed with the occasional story, air and song. While Conor Lamb and Aaron O’Hagan pursue the melody on uilleann pipes and whistles, guitarist and vocalist Deirdre Galway explores the harmony and rhythms within the tunes. All-Ireland champions Dermot Mulholland and Dermot Moynagh complete the line-up with dynamic accompaniments on double bass, bouzouki, banjo, voice and bodhrán, making this one of the most exciting acts on the Irish music scene today. Part of the LCCC’s first full season of Irish, Scottish, American and fusion music and dance from around the Celtic-verse.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - March

    March 21st, 2019 to March 21st, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • NSO with Amy Yang - Piano

    March 23rd, 2019 to March 24th, 2019

    Newport Symphony performs music of Clara Schumann, Lili Boulanger, Debussy, Prokofiev, and George Gershwin

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  • Met Opera: Die Walküre

    March 30th, 2019 to March 30th, 2019

    In what is expected to be a Wagnerian event for the ages, soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, the willful title warrior maiden, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial defiance.

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  • Terry Robb in Concert

    March 30th, 2019 to March 30th, 2019

    Portland-based guitarist Terry Robb will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 30 at the Newport Performing Arts Center in Newport.

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  • Celtic Series: The Tannahill Weavers

    April 7th, 2019 to April 7th, 2019

    The Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland's premier traditional bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, and original ballads and lullabies. Their music demonstrates to old and young alike the rich and varied musical heritage of the Celtic people. These versatile musicians have received worldwide accolades consistently over the years for their exuberant performances and outstanding recording efforts that seemingly can't get better...yet continue to do just that. The final concert in the LCCC’s first full season of Irish, Scottish, American and fusion music and dance from around the Celtic-verse.

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  • Thomas Pandolfi - Live in Concert

    April 7th, 2019 to April 7th, 2019

    Thomas Pandolfi, pianist Exciting artist returns to Brookings!

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - April

    April 18th, 2019 to April 18th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Minguet Quartet - Live in Concert

    April 28th, 2019 to April 28th, 2019

    Minguet Quartet Award winning German string quartet

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  • Met Opera: Dialogues des Carmélites

    May 11st, 2019 to May 11st, 2019

    The Met’s Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads an accomplished ensemble in Poulenc’s devastating modern masterpiece of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard is the young Blanche de La Force, opposite Met legend Karita Mattila as the First Prioress.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - May

    May 16th, 2019 to May 16th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • NSO with tribute to David Ogden Stiers

    May 18th, 2019 to May 18th, 2019

    Newport Symphony closes its 30th season with music of Copland and Tchaikovsky, and the world premiere of a new work by Mark Fish in tribute to David Ogden Stiers, commissioned by the NSO.

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  • Annual scholarship awards and live concert

    May 19th, 2019 to May 19th, 2019

    Alexander Tutunov, Professor of Piano Presenting awards to scholarship students

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - June

    June 20th, 2019 to June 20th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - July

    July 18th, 2019 to July 18th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - August

    August 15th, 2019 to August 15th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - September

    September 19th, 2019 to September 19th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - October

    October 17th, 2019 to October 17th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - November

    November 21st, 2019 to November 21st, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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  • Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance - December

    December 19th, 2019 to December 19th, 2019

    Lincoln Pops Big Band Dance. Refreshments available.

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