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Joshua Redman's "dashing post-bop quartet" (New Yorker) makes its Jazz at Lincoln Center debut ... Alarm Will Sound continues Missouri run ... Carolina Chocolate Drops are in Florida ... Shawn Colvin concludes Transatlantic Sessions UK tour ... Jeremy Denk plays Beethoven and Ligeti in Virginia ... Fatoumata Diawara kicks off US tour in Midwest ... Richard Goode tours Scotland ... Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica close out US tour ... Kronos Quartet marks Kronos: Under 30 premiere ... Brad Mehldau is in NYC ... Pat Metheny Unity Group brings Kin (←→) to Florida ... Chris Thile kicks off solo tour in Arizona ... Dawn Upshaw tours Australia ... and more ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, January 31, 2014|0 comments
The Black Keys help kick off Super Bowl weekend with a sold-out show at the Roseland Ballroom in NYC ... John Adams leads Houston Symphony Orchestra in his City Noir ... Shawn Colvin launches UK Transatlantic Sessions tour at Celtic Connections ... Fatoumata Diawara tours Ontario ... Carolina Chocolate Drops take tour to Tampa ... Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell play two shows in North Carolina ... Iron and Wine plays benefit shows in Ann Arbor, Chicago ... Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica perform in San Francisco ... Audra McDonald is at the Library of Congress ... and more ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsWednesday, January 29, 2014|0 comments
Fatoumata Diawara returns to North America for a month-long winter tour of Canada and the US. This leg opens with a six-city tour through Canada, starting in Alberta tonight, followed by stops in Ontario and Quebec. The US run begins February 7 with shows in Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Virginia, Vermont, and California. Diawara will be joined by fellow Malian musician Bassekou Kouyaté for several shows. She returns to the States to perform at the Savannah Music Festival in April on a double bill with Bombino.Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, January 24, 2014|0 comments
Jeremy Denk performs Ligeti, Schumann, and Mozart in Philadelphia ... John Adams's opera Doctor Atomic opens in Karlsruhe, Germany ... Timo Andres's new percussion piece premieres at Notre Dame ... Shawn Colvin rounds US solo tour in Florida ... Richard Goode plays Debussy, Schubert, and Chopin in Scottsdale ... Inside Llewyn Davis opens in the UK ... Iron and Wine celebrates KUTX's first birthday in Austin ... Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica continue at Canary Islands festival ... Natalie Merchant and orchestra perform in Colorado ... Sara Watkins plays SF Sketchfest ... and more ...Read more|Journal Topics:On Tour Weekend EventsWeekend EventsFriday, January 17, 2014|0 comments
Kronos Quartet premieres music from the Oscar-nominated film Dirty Wars during a two-night run in Ann Arbor ... Bombino continues his Italian tour ... Shawn Colvin closes out California tour ... Jeremy Denk joins Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for Mozart ... Richard Goode plays Schumann in Berkeley ... Gidon Kremer, Kremerata Baltica perform in the Canary Islands ... Audra McDonald sings at two California universities ... Chris Thile concludes Australia tour in Tasmania and Melbourne ... Sara Watkins welcomes Sam Phillips to the Watkins Family Hour in LA ... and more ...