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Gabby Tober

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a solo marimba player explores themes of pentatonisicm and improvization in a romantic, jazz and avant-garde style.

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https://www.instagram.com/gtobermusic/
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2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Cliff & Carl

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We play an eclectic mix of romantic/meditative instrumental tunes from variety of traditions and genres, including movie theme, gospel/hymns/worship, classical, and the American Songbook

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https://www.facebook.com/Cliff-Carl-105134755486057
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2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Around Hear

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Around Hear presents chamber music and poetry with roots in Armenia, Brooklyn, Somerville, Uruguay, Saturn, and more! We are especially excited to include Brooklyn-based bassoonists Nisreen Nor and Tamara Plummer.

PROGRAM
Around Hear students
Duets for TWO BASSOONS
ARTUR AVANESOV - Zemestani/Bahari/Beheshti, for violin + piano (2008)
TAMARA PLUMMER and DAN SEDGWICK - Meditations on Home, for violin, piano + spoken word (2018)
MIGUEL DEL ÁGUILA - Malambo, for bassoon + piano (2016)
SUN RA - Planet Earth (1956)

Nisreen Nor, bassoon; Tamara Plummer, bassoon + spoken word; Marji Gere, violin; Dan Sedgwick, piano

Band Website: 
www.aroundhear.org
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11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Appleton Trio

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We are three friends who play a variety of music from the 17th through 20th century.
Marianne Brown (violin), Boris Goldowsky (cello), and Bob Parr (piano).

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12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Cambridge Suzuki School of Music

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Come delight in the sound of Suzuki violinists! In Book 1, we learn to play by ear, focused on developing a beautiful tone. In Book 2, we learn to read music and the duet parts for Book 1, developing harmony. Come hear selections from Suzuki Books 1 - 6, including a crowd favorite: La Folia by Correlli.
Meet our faculty, Breana Bauman and Jason Kim, current parents, and learn more about the method which nurtures communication in families. Our true Suzuki experience includes parental involvement (no knowledge required), weekly private lessons and group classes, solo and group performances twice a year.
Sign up your 4 - 6 year old beginner for September 2022 on our website!

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cambridgesuzuki.com
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12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Chris Dwan

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Classical cello, mostly Bach

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https://soundcloud.com/fdmts
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4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Mead Street Music Strings

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Jenny Shallenberger will be performing classical music on the viola and violin, including many under-represented composers and at least one born in Somerville. The music will be interspersed with information about the instruments and compositions and will include chamber music with students from the Mead Street Music Studio. This program is supported in part by the Somerville Arts Council, a local agency supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

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12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Around Hear

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Marji Gere and Dan Sedgwick share favorite music for violin and piano! Program includes music by Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou, Igor Stravinsky, and Gabriel Fauré.

The mission of Around Hear is to forge connections between music, community-building, and public space, by nurturing an abiding partnership between a dedicated team of musicians and the residents, staff, providers, and beneficiaries of the Somerville Housing Authority. Through this partnership, we are establishing and shaping community rituals of inclusive, free musical experiences, in the heart of Somerville’s largest public housing facility.

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www.aroundhear.org
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4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Appleton Trio

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Need some Mendelssohn in your afternoon?
We are three friends who like to play a variety of classical trio music.
Marianne Brown (violin), Boris Goldowsky (cello), and Bob Parr (piano).

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12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

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