The Sandwich Arts Alliance brings to town four more great performances as the Village Concert Series kicks off its fourth season. All four concerts will be held at 7:00 pm at Sandwich Town Hall located at 130 Main Street. General Admission is $25 ($10 for students) or save with a Series Subscription of $80 for all four performances.
According to Concert Series coordinator June Bowser-Barrett, “There is a concert series because the Sandwich Arts Alliance wants to bring quality, unique musical entertainment to the Sandwich Community. The four-concert format allows us to cover several different musical genres from pop to classical. We are committed to providing affordable, convenient events to enhance the quality of life for Upper Cape residents and visitors.”
Saturday, Sept 22, 2018 - The Cape Cod Conservatory Jazz Band
The Conservatory Jazz Band first started in 1981. It has been under the direction of Tyler Newcomb for the last 20 years. They perform big band classics from Count Basie, Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller to Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Frank Sinatra and Michael Buble. This will be a mix of classics and new works. Come and sway to the music.
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - Monika Woods and Friends
A night of classical music curated and directed by Monika Woods. Monika is the co-creator of the Classical Open Mic series. Open Mic Classical is an opportunity for classical musicians of all ages and levels to perform before a live and sympathetic audience, and also meet other musicians. Through her work with this group, she has met the best of the best on and off Cape Cod. She will be gathering them for the delight of the Village Concert Series audience.
Friday, February 8, 2019 - Mike Block
Mike Block is a pioneering cello player, singer, composer, and educator, hailed by Yo-Yo Ma as the “ideal musician of the 21st-century.” Mike is committed to inspiring individuals and connecting communities. As an innovator, Mike is among the first wave of cellists to adopt a strap in order to stand and move while playing. Mike is a member of Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble, having joined in 2005 while a student at The Juilliard School. As an educator, Mike is passionate about creativity and collaboration. Earlier in the day of February 8th Mike will work with Sandwich band students at their Sandwich school with the assistance of John Williams.
Saturday, April 13, 2019 - Suede
Back by popular demand, Suede brings her powerful presence to the Sandwich stage. One part Rat Pack, one part Rosie Clooney, Suede is the “Diva la Difference”-sassy, smooth, and simply intoxicating. Think sophisticated pop/jazz, think naughty blues with a sizzling trumpet, think love songs that will make you swoon. Think funny, think wow-what a set of pipes. Performs to sell-out crowds, so make your reservation early!
For tickets and more information, go to www.sandwichartsalliance.org or purchase your tickets at Splash Stationers on Route 6A in Sandwich.
The Sandwich Arts Alliance is an artist-driven nonprofit organization that promotes the arts and the artist – bridging business and the arts, empowering artists, serving as a platform for new works, cultivating our creative economy, and culturally enriching our community.