Posts tagged with "music"

Posted by lmulford on 12/11/12

The Potts & Pans Steel Band will showcase the many facets of the steel pan (also commonly called the steel drum), playing musical genres ranging from classical to calypso and jazz to pop. Matt Potts is one of only a handful of qualified steel pan tuners in the USA. He will share not only the rich history of the instrument but also the complex process of building and tuning them.
 
Date and Time: December 22, 2 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
 

Posted by daccurso on 11/30/10
 
Violinist Oliver Colbentson, former concertmaster with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in New York, will be joined by piano virtuoso Jimin Yun for an outstanding concert of classical masterpieces by such composers as Mozart, Grieg and Beethoven. Register online or at the Reception Desk on the second floor, 847-392-0100.
 
Date and time: Sunday, December 12, 2 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 02/07/11
Bruce Blanck Trio + 1 presents Songs From the Heart. It’s all about the love when this popular and energetic jazz ensemble of piano, bass, drums and clarinet/saxophone plays selections of pop, classic jazz and music from major musicals, all guaranteed to get you in the mood. Sponsored by Friends of the Library
 
Date and time: February 13, 2 p.m.
Location:  Hendrickson Room 
 
Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.

Posted by daccurso on 06/01/10
TechnoBlog Date and time: Friday, June 11, 8–9:30 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Finals are over. You are looking for a release ... something different. We’ve got it for you, and you won’t stop moving once you get in the door at the Library’s first Techno Dance Party with magnetic new music handpicked by teens. We’ll be raffling off iTunes gift cards during the event. You’ve never seen the Library like this! For teens going into high school in the fall and older. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.
Posted by daccurso on 01/12/12

An ensemble comprised of flute, violin/viola, cello and guitar will perform works by classical composers who wrote hauntingly beautiful music for this strange combination of instruments. Music of Locatelli, Vivaldi, Schubert, Febonio and Coquery will be included. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 
 
Date and time: January 22, 2 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room