Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

The Golden Age of Swing Comes to Lenox in the Berkshires

October 29th, 2010 by philhalpern

Here in Lenox, MA, close to Brook Farm Inn B&B, the toes are tapping!  The Kathryn Anderson Classic Jazz Trio will perform well-loved standards at “Dancin’ at the Mansion” get-togethers at Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum every second Saturday starting November 13 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Other second Saturdays will be December 11, January 8, […]

Close Encounters With Music, in the Berkshires, October 16th

October 11th, 2010 by philhalpern

CHAMBER ORCHESTRA KREMLIN HEADLINES ADVENTUROUS CEWM SEASON As the Berkshires blaze with Autumn splendor, Close Encounters With Music offers a bountiful harvest of classical, contemporary, and cutting edge music.  Now in its 19th season, CEWM presents world-renowned musicians, dancers, composers, and others in works that span the Renaissance to the 21st century, the brilliance of […]

Walk to August Concerts from our Lenox B&B

August 7th, 2010 by philhalpern

Summer concerts in Lenox, in the Berkshires, are yours to enjoy weekdays.  On Mondays, although Tanglewood doesn’t have concerts scheduled, Ventfort Hall does!  And you can walk from Brook Farm Inn B&B to this lovely intimate, mansion performance. Here’s the schedule: Ventfort Summer Concert Series   World-Class Performers  An Intimate Space An Atmosphere of Elegance      Monday […]

Chamber Music at the Clark in August

July 21st, 2010 by philhalpern

Here’s a recommendation from your Lenox B&B innkeepers:  make a night of it each Tuesday in August, as the Clark — an outstanding art museum in the Berkshires — offers an experience of art, food and music.  The galleries and shop remain open until 6 PM.  You can then enjoy a prix fixe dinner at 6:00, […]

Trio Will Perform — Labor Day Weekend

July 16th, 2010 by philhalpern

Last night at Ozawa Hall, at Tanglewood, we heard an outstanding performance by the Kalichstein, Laredo, Robinson Trio.  They performed Haydn, Shostakovich and Mendelsohnn with such perfection, that they received a standing ovation.  But if you missed it, you still have a chance to hear them perform here in the Berkshires, on Sunday Sept. 5th […]

Crosby Stills and Nash at Tanglewood

April 16th, 2010 by philhalpern

The Marrakesh Express and Suite: Judy Blue Eyes are coming to Lenox MA on Wednesday September 1 to perform in the Music Shed at Tanglewood.  The iconic rock and roll group of Crosby, Stills and Nash has influenced generations of popular music.  Their first album debuted in 1969 and made them stars.  Don’t miss this […]

Traditional Irish Band in the Berkshires, Saturday Feb.27th

February 25th, 2010 by philhalpern

At Brook Farm Inn in Lenox, MA, we’re recommending this performance to our guests this weekend! Cherish the Ladies All-Women Traditional Irish Band Saturday February 27 at 7PM $38 / $33 Mahaiwe Members The all-female collective Cherish the Ladies performs on Saturday, February 27 at 7pm. One of the most sought-after Irish-American groups in Celtic […]

Thanksgiving Weekend in the Berkshires

November 25th, 2009 by philhalpern

When the food and festivities of Thanksgiving Day are  over, there are still things to do  for the rest of the weekend in the Berkshires.  Lenox is hosting the Antiques and Collectibles Show all weekend, and Brook Farm Inn is offering free tickets to guests.  The Berkshire Bach Society has their 5th annual Messiah Sing on […]

Thanksgiving Weekend, Come and Sing to the High Heavens!

November 7th, 2009 by philhalpern

Brook Farm Inn recommends this event Sponsored by the Berkshire Bach Society www.berkshirebach.org   HANDEL’S   MESSIAH   SING-IN    Come and Sing to the High Heavens! Guest conductors: Jack Brown, Christine Gevert, and Ben Harms     Saturday, November 28    ♫    7:30pm Bring Your Own Scores / Borrow or Buy Ours  Want to rehearse?  Please visit our […]

Berkshires Events for November 13, 14 and 15

November 6th, 2009 by philhalpern

Next weekend, starting Friday night November 13th, there’s lots to do in the Berkshires.  On Friday at 8PM at the Mahaiwe in Great Barrington, see the Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats, with their formidable feats of daring and balance. On Saturday, November 14th, go to Simon’s Rock College at 8 PM to hear Chorus, doing works by […]