Memorial Hall Library

Upcoming Concerts

Too Human,

Too Human: A Celebration of Song - The Great American Songbook and Beyond

Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 2:30pm

When Too Human performs, it’s hard not to get drawn in. Their program includes jazz standards from the American Songbook and original songs performed with vocals, guitar, percussion and upright bass. Former professional songwriters in LA, their songs have been covered by artists such as Cher, Pat Benatar, Teddy Pendergrass, Nancy Wilson and Ramsey Lewis. They’ve opened...Read more

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Peking and the Mystics: Vintage Vocals

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 2:30pm

Enjoy an afternoon of 'Vintage Vocals' performed by the a cappella group, Peking and the Mystics.

Formed by alumni of Tufts University and its a cappella singing group, the Beelzebubs, Peking and the Mystics has toured nationally and internationally, including trips to the Far East and South America. They've recorded four albums, appeared on television and radio, and in...Read more

yukiko sekino

Yukiko Sekino: Solo Piano Recital

Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 2:30pm

Gold Medalist of the International Russian Music Piano Competition and a winner of the S&R Foundation’s Washington Award, pianist Yukiko Sekino has been praised for her “thrilling, inspirational performance” ( Florida Sun-Sentinel ). She has performed extensively as a soloist and a chamber musician in the United States, Europe, Japan, and China. Currently an Affiliate Artist at Massachusetts Institute of...Read more

trichro, joel bard

TRIchrO + Oboe

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 2:30pm

The Trio has been recognized for its unique compositions that incorporate beautiful melodies and rich harmonies. Although the core of the band is a jazz trio, they often invite other instrumentalists including jazz and classical players to join them for live performances and recordings. TRIchrO performs regularly throughout the Greater Boston area, NYC and Japan and their newly released CD...Read more

Liana Paniyeva

Pianist Liana Paniyeva

Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 2:30pm

Award-winning pianist, Liana Paniyeva, will perform a program of selections for piano.

Liana Paniyeva has performed at international festivals in Norway, Hungary, Canada, Italy, South Africa and Israel, in addition to four performances at Carnegie Hall. Her solo recital in 2016 at the Myra Hess Concert Series in Chicago was broadcast live on WFMT Radio. Ms. Paniyeva is the...Read more

eric baldwin,

Eric Baldwin & Friends: The Swingin' American Songbook

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 2:30pm

An afternoon of Swingin' American Songbook selections with Eric Baldwin and Friends, featuring Eric Baldwin on guitar, Carol Leary on vocals, Neil Lipson on saxophone, Mark Carlsen on bass and Dave Didriksen on drums.

Guitarist Eric Baldwin has been performing in the Greater Boston area for the past twenty-five years. He is well versed in many...Read more

Jessica McCormack, Cathy Meyer

Marching In!

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 11:00am

A lecture-recital honoring the works of Western classical female composers will be presented by soprano, Dr. Jessica McCormack and pianist, Cathy Meyer. Selected works from the 17th century through the present day will feature composers Barbara Strozzi, Pauline Viardot, Clara Schumann, Amy Beach, Stella terHart and Lori Laitman.

Soprano, Jessica McCormack holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from...Read more

the kelly girls

The Kelly Girls

Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 2:30pm

The Kelly Girls, a lively, talented, four piece all-female band, return to MHL for another rousing concert of Celtic music around St. Patrick's Day and during Women's History Month. They play traditional, contemporary and original Celtic tunes, ballads, folk and pub songs on fiddle, banjo, bodhran, tin whistle, flute, ukulele, harmonica, bouzouki, guitar and mandolin. Kick up your heels, dance,...Read more