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November 2017

The Exterminating Angel – Met: Live in HD

November 18, 2017 @ 9:55 am - 12:47 pm
Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, 7409 Icicle Road,
Leavenworth, WA 98826 United States

The Met presents the American premiere of Thomas Adès’s The Exterminating Angel, inspired by the classic Luis Buñuel film of the same name. Hailed by the New York Times at its 2016 Salzburg Festival premiere as “inventive and audacious … a major event,” The Exterminating Angel is a surreal fantasy about a dinner party from which the guests can’t escape. Tom Cairns, who wrote the libretto, directs the new production, and Adès conducts his own adventurous new opera.

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The Early Music Youth Academy presents Bad Kings: Music from Troubled Monarchies

November 18, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Good Shepherd Chapel, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N,
Seattle, WA 98103 United States

History is full of bad rulers, yet in every age, people have continued making beautiful things. The Early Music Youth Academy, an ensemble of eight young students playing Renaissance consort music on viola da gamba, violin, lute, and harp, is joined by guest soprano Emili Rice in celebrating this musical resilience. You'll hear gorgeous consort music and song from the courts and times -- and even the very pens -- of some of European history's most notoriously wretched monarchs. Alongside…

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Brasil Guitar Duo

November 18, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Benaroya Hall, 200 University Street
Seattle, WA 98101 United States

The Seattle Classic Guitar Society is proud to present award-winning Brazilian guitarists Brasil Guitar Duo on Saturday, November 18, 7:30 pm at Illsley Ball Recital Hall, featuring music by Rameau, Gismonti, Brouwer, Pereira, and more. “It was immediately and consistently evident that the Brasil Guitar Duo works at a high level of musical achievement. Every aspect of their playing was magnificent.” Free Times https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSLsepzaSbc

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“Awesome” the band at Café Nordo

November 21, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Café Nordo, 109 South Main Street,
Seattle, WA 98104 United States

"Awesome" reunites once again at Nordo's Culinarium in Pioneer Square for two nights of pre-Thanksgiving musical mischief and performative camaraderie--Tuesday and Wednesday November 21 & 22 at 7pm. Their sold-out 2015 reunion shows at Cafe Nordo featured a setlist comprised mostly of brand new songs, but these shows promise to be a retrospective of band and fan favorites spanning the full catalog, including some rarities and new arrangements of songs from the band's various side projects. As always at Cafe…

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“Awesome” the band at Café Nordo

November 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Café Nordo, 109 South Main Street,
Seattle, WA 98104 United States

"Awesome" reunites once again at Nordo's Culinarium in Pioneer Square for two nights of pre-Thanksgiving musical mischief and performative camaraderie--Tuesday and Wednesday November 21 & 22 at 7pm. Their sold-out 2015 reunion shows at Cafe Nordo featured a setlist comprised mostly of brand new songs, but these shows promise to be a retrospective of band and fan favorites spanning the full catalog, including some rarities and new arrangements of songs from the band's various side projects. As always at Cafe…

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Mark Olson (The Jayhawks) & Ingunn Ringvold on US Tour in Support of “Spokeswoman of the Bright Sun”

November 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tractor Tavern, 5213 Ballard Ave NW,
Seattle, WA 98107 United States

Mark Olson surfaced as a songwriter of note when The Jayhawks emerged crossing post-punk with “new” country in a genre we now call ‘Americana’. Olson later formed the much loved Original Harmony Creekdippers along with a caravan of guests who were responsible for a series of truly remarkable albums including My Own Jo Ellen and Mystic Theatre. It could be said Olson’s lo-fi approach spawned a new generation of songwriters such as Iron and Wine, Bon Iver and the like.…

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December 2017

The Miró Quartet

December 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave N,
Seattle, WA 98109 United States

Vogue classical music shows in the heart of Seattle's South Lake Union feature the highest caliber musicians in a lively, open-bar concert experience. The Miró Quartet – labeled by The New Yorker as “furiously committed” – plays an eclectic evening of string quartets by Haydn, Puts, and Schumann. HAYDN String Quartet in E-flat Major, op. 71, no. 3 PUTS Credo, for string quartet SCHUMANN String Quartet no. 1 in A Minor, op. 41   Musicians: The Miró Quartet: Daniel Ching…

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the Washington Wind Symphony presents “Peace on Earth”

December 17, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Redmond Performing Arts Center, 17272 NE 104th St,
Redmond, WA 98052 United States

With the holidays rapidly approaching, we've prepared a concert you won't want to miss! We'll present "Peace on Earth", a delightful assortment of beautiful wind music, at 2:00 on Sunday afternoon, December 17. Just sit back in the cozy, cushioned comfort of the Redmond Performing Arts Center and take in some of the season's best symphonic selections, including: *  Awayday, by Adam Gorb -- Mr. Gorb says he was inspired to write this showy piece by the glory days of…

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February 2018

Spiritual Journey, by Emerald City Music

February 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave N,
Seattle, WA 98109 United States

Vogue classical music shows in the heart of Seattle's South Lake Union feature the highest caliber musicians in a lively, open-bar concert experience. For the first time ever, Emerald City Music explores the power of the human voice with a carefully crafted selection of works inspired by spirituals. Music by Mendelssohn, Ives, Copland, and more.   IVES Violin Sonata no. 4 COPLAND Three Moods, for solo piano HERBERT Selected Songs and Spirituals BLOCH Prayer, for cello and piano MENDELSSOHN Piano…

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Nature and Music

February 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, 7409 Icicle Road,
Leavenworth, WA 98826 United States

Nature and Music:  pieces inspired by nature featuring Catherine Case, harp and Jennifer Ryhne, flute. Program includes: Ned Rorem, Book of Hours George Frederick McKay, Suite for Flute and Harp Charles Rochester Young, Song of the Lark Toru Takemitsu, Toward the Sea for alto flute and harp Matthew James Briggs, Prairie Music Vincent Persichetti, Serenade no. 10 Catherine Case has performed widely across the United States and abroad as a soloist and orchestral harpist. She frequently performs as Principal Harp for the 5th Avenue Theatre and as substitute…

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