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April 2020

** POSTPONED ** Amy Speace with opener Letitia VanSant

April 4 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Old Sloop Coffeehouse, 12 School St
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$12
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This concert has been rescheduled for December 5. Nashville-based Amy Speace is a folk singer, timeless and classic, and a bit out of her own era. “She has one of the richest and loveliest voices in the genre and her songs are luxuriously smart,” writes journalist Craig Havighurst (host of Nashville’s “Music City Roots). “She’s profoundly personal yet also a bit mythic.”  Since her discovery in 2006 by folk-pop icon Judy Collins, who signed her to her own imprint Wildflower…

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Frank Vignola Hot Jazz Guitar Trio

April 4 @ 8:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Frank Vignola is known as one of the most extraordinary and versatile guitarists performing today, able to excel in a variety of styles, from gypsy swing to fusion to hard bop to pop. He returns to Rockport bringing along guitarist Vinny Raniolo and bassist Gary Mazzaroppi to form the Frank Vignola Hot Jazz Guitar Trio.

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Metropolitan Opera in HD: Tosca

April 11 @ 1:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Sir David McVicar’s bold staging of Puccini’s operatic thriller returns to the Live in HD series after its acclaimed broadcast in 2017. This event starts at 12:55 p.m.

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Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

April 17 @ 8:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser and cellist Natalie Haas have emerged as one of the most acclaimed purveyors of traditional Celtic music playing today. Fraser, a two-time Scottish National Fiddle Champion and esteemed long-time veteran of the traditional Celtic music scene, has been called “one of the finest fiddle players Scotland has ever produced” (Scots Magazine).

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Alexander Ullman, Piano

April 19 @ 3:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Praised for his subtle interpretations and refined technical mastery, British pianist Alexander Ullman has impressed audiences and critics worldwide with his deep understanding of the scores he interprets, his elegant touch and crystalline phrasing.  The winner of the 2017 International Franz Liszt Piano Competition in Utrecht, Alexander performs a program of Haydn, Beethoven and Liszt arrangements of several Schubert songs.

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Emmet Cohen Trio

April 26 @ 5:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Possessing a fluid technique, an innovative tonal palette, and an extensive repertoire, pianist Emmet Cohen plays with the command and passion of an artist fully devoted to his medium. A member of Christian McBride’s Tip City band as well as Herlin Riley’s Quartet, Cohen comes to Rockport with his own group, the Emmet Cohen Trio.

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Bolshoi Ballet in HD: Jewels

April 28 @ 8:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Balanchine built an homage of captivating beauty to the three dance schools that had forged his style, each represented by a contrasting gemstone. Jewels offers a unique occasion to enjoy the genius of choreographer’s visually captivating work performed by some of the world’s most dazzling dancers in a live broadcast to cinemas.

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May 2020

** CANCELED ** Jon Shain and FJ Ventre

May 2 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Old Sloop Coffeehouse, 12 School St
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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$12
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Jon Shain is a veteran singer-songwriter who’s been turning heads for years with his words, his fiery acoustic guitar work, and his evolved musical style – combining improvised piedmont blues with bluegrass, swing, and ragtime. Jon won the 2019 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, out of a worldwide field of more than 260 competitors. Jon and FJ Ventre began playing music together in 1982 when they met in high school. In addition to performing as a sought after sideman, FJ…

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Palaver Strings with Warp Trio

May 7 @ 7:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Palaver has established itself as a forward-thinking ensemble whose mission is rooted in community and creative programming.  Palaver has been Ensemble in Residence at the Boston Center for the Arts since 2017, and continues a longstanding residency at Bay Chamber Concerts in Rockport, ME.  This program explores music of voices traditionally unheard.

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Maria Stuarda

May 9 @ 1:00 pm
The Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
Rockport, MA 01966 United States
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Donizetti’s drama, focused on the political and personal rivalry between two queens, returns to the Met with Diana Damrau as the doomed Mary, Queen of Scots, and Jamie Barton as her rival, Queen Elizabeth I. This event starts at 12:55 p.m.

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