| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:20 AM
1) Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts
2132 Hillside Road, Unit 3104
2) Hartt School
3) Lincoln Theater - University of Hartford
| Apr 12, 2013
| 7:29 AM
1) Dynamic Percussion
185 Middle Tpke.
2) Macri School of Music
3) Hartt School
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Student musicians provided the background music for the cocktail hour at the Hartt's Got Talent Gala held Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Hartford Marriott Downtown.
More than 250 gathered to celebrate, including the school's acting dean, T. Clark Saunders...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:32 AM
The Marlborough Arts Center came alive as a jazz cafe on the evening of Friday, Oct. 24, when the audience was enthralled as musicians Steve Donovan on jazz piano, Mike Asetta on bass, and vocalist Barbara Lewis belted out classics from the great American...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Here's an old salon game, a sort of proto-Mad Libs for pre-YouTube parties. Ask friends for four random words (A, B, C and D), then arrange them in a sentence (A is to B, just as C is to D) and say "discuss!" They'll have to justify how footballs are like...
| Oct 7, 2014
The show: Tony Kushner's "Angels in America, Part 1: Millennium Approaches" at Playhouse on Park in West Hartford.
What makes it special?: An ambitious production for small theater company and the first Equity production of the play in many years in the...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
"The Honeymooners" as a musical? The folks at Goodspeed are hoping it's a "Bang, zoom, straight to the moon" idea.
The East Haddam-based theater, in association with Jeffrey Finn productions, will present a private workshop of a new musical based on the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
"Angels in America" is a play that actors, directors and designers clamor to do. Tony Kushner's script, subtitled "A Gay Fantasia on National Themes" and broken into two separate long evenings ("Millennium Approaches" and "Perestroika"), provides the...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Parkville Classicals will present the Adaskin Trio in a free concert featuring the music of Ludwig van Beethoven, Michael White and Heitor Villa-Lobos on Saturday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, 55 New Park Ave., Hartford. A reception...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Bassist Nat Baldwin is best known for his work in Dirty Projectors, a band that's largely a vehicle for singer/guitarist David Longstreth's compositional vision.
Before meeting Longstreth, however, Baldwin was already performing his own music. Over...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 11:09 AM
When she decided to forgo the usual classical-music path, harpist Brandee Younger faced a tough road: what space was out there for the harp in the jazz world, let alone hip-hop and popular music?
Luckily, Younger, a Brooklyn-based musician, had a few...