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Yo-Yo Ma And Emanuel Ax Surprise Essential Workers With Pop-Up Concerts

In a creative answer to performing live during the public health response to COVID-19, Ma and Ax traveled the county alongside a flatbed truck equipped with a stage, sound system, and strapped down piano from which they performed at each of their stops.

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'Tanglewood in the City: Pittsfield' This Friday

This Friday, Aug. 28, a 2019 Boston Symphony Orchestra program at Tanglewood will be projected on a screen on the Pittsfield Common at 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m., and 8 p.m.

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Belltower Records Doors May Be Shut But The Music Is Still On

Belair and Nelson have always sold music online but saw an opportunity to expand while the brick and mortar operation is closed.. They have increased their offerings on both Discogs and Etsy, where they sell music posters.

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Sommer Center for Music & Art to Open Former Adams Church

The Olga C. Sommer Center for Music & Art will open in the former St. Mark's Episcopal Church and host the Berkshires Academy for Advanced Musical Studies.

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North Adams' Belltower Records to Host Summer Jam II

It is easy to lose a few hours on the third floor of the Norad Mill digging through the overflowing record crates at the independent music store.

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Berkshires' Summer Jazz Camp Enrollment Open

In mid-August, high school and middle school students throughout the county will get a chance to sit in with a group of master jazz musicians at Hoosac Valley High School.

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North Adams' Kids 4 Harmony Gets Gift From A Better Community

Kids 4 Harmony is reliant on donations to keep it going and, on Friday, the organization was presented with a $2,000 check from Williamstown's A Better Community organization.

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Hoosac Valley Band Asks For New Uniforms, Equipment

Keplinger said the band has 68 members at the moment and although 10 are expected to graduate at the end of the year, 21 seventh-graders are slated to join the band when they enter the eighth grade.

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Birdsong Gallery Shoots for 'Feel Good' Vibe in North Adams

They've poured their hopes into Birdsong Gallery on Eagle Street, a place they envision as a hub for artists, crafters, and musicians as well as another option for local shoppers.

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