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BSO Popup Concert Brings Mozart to North Adams

The North Adams performance was the final of three planned "mini" concerts hosted by the hospital system, with the first a brass quintet at the main campus in Pittsfield and the second with strings at Fairview Hospital in Great Barrington.

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First Berkshire Busk! Festival in Great Barrington

The new, summer event celebrates music and live performance each weekend from July 2 through Sept. 4 on the streets of Great Barrington.

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Yo-Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax Perform Benefit Show For Greenagers

On learning of Greenagers' outdoor education and job programs for teens and young adults in the Berkshires, Ma and Ax offered to team up for this outdoor event. The evening includes a conversation with the musicians and Greenagers Executive Director, Will Conklin.

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Steeple City Sound Concert Series

The concerts will be among the first sets of live music to be played in the Northern Berkshires since the lifting of pandemic-related restrictions on public gatherings.

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Pittsfield Parks Commission Approves Musical Events

The Parks Commission, holding its first in-person meeting since the start of the pandemic, approved three performances at the city's parks and beaches.

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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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