Apr
27
Sat
Ted Rosenthal Trio: Jazz Meets the Classics
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Ted Rosenthal Trio: Jazz Meets the Classics

Join Berkshires Jazz for a creative and insightful program that illustrates how many classical themes have been incorporated into popular music and jazz. Their trio performance will include joint numbers with the Elayne P. Bernstein Octet, part of the Kids 4 Harmony after-school music program operated by Berkshire Children and Families.

Ted Rosenthal is an iconic jazz pianist, and has performed worldwide, both as a leader and as a sideman with many jazz greats, including Gerry Mulligan, Art Farmer, Phil Woods, Bob Brookmeyer, and Jon Faddis. He has released 15 CDs as a leader or sideman, including new treatments and “derangements” of great American standards, jazz tunes and classical themes, as well as his original compositions. He is equally at home in classical music and jazz, although he is far better-known for is innovative approach to jazz.

Presented in conjunction with ArtWeek, a 10-day celebration of Massachusetts’ rich cultural offerings.

$25 advance tickets, $30 at the door. Members $20 advance, $25 door. 

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May
11
Sat
Learner’s Lab: Acrylic Art
May 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Join the Berkshire Museum’s own Alliey Pevay for an introduction to acrylic pouring as an accessible technique for creating abstract works of art. Experiment with colors and consistencies to create your own abstract masterpiece and learn how to start pouring at home without breaking the bank.

Included with regular Museum admission.