Music

WAMFEST 2019 – Oct 4, 2019

1:00 PM in Monninger Center. Arts by the People presents: Heritage Stories in Motion and Open Mic Featuring poets Paula Neves, Ysabel Gonzales, Tamara Zbrizher, and dancers Jennifer Sanchez and Alyssa Tiren.

4:00 PM in Dreyfuss Theater. Performances by: Ambar Lucid, Indie Rock Singer and Songwriter American String Quartet, Peter Winograd, Daniel Avshalomov and Wolfram Koessel plus pianist Vanessa Perez NJ Ballet

8:00 PM in Lenfell Hall. Chita Rivera, Tony Award-winner, Kennedy Center Honoree and Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient In Conversation with Richard Ridge of BroadwayWorld.com

DateFriday, October 4, 2019
Time1:00 – 9:00 PM
LocationFairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940
PriceFREE

Music

The Sounds of Latin Composers Castro and Carreno Come to Acorn Hall – Oct 6, 2019

Peter Toth will play a late 19th century piece by Mexican born Ricardo Castro on our 1872 Chickering Piano. Additional pieces will be played by Tammie Holloway our volunteer. She will play pieces by Venezuelan born Teresa Carreno (who studied with Castro while in Europe). Light refreshments will be served.

DateSunday, October 6, 2019
Time1:00 PM
LocationMorris County Historical Society, Acorn Hall
68 Morris Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960
Price$8

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Grupo Niche – Oct 18, 2019

Get out your dancing shoes! Colombian salsa kings Grupo Niche enjoy great popularity throughout Latin America. Often called the “Salsa Experience,” the band performs an invigorating range of uptempo dance music as well as romantic numbers in their dazzling live shows.

DateFriday, October 18, 2019
Time8:00 PM
LocationMayo Performing Arts Center
100 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960
Price$39 – $99

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Viva Vallenato! – Oct 20, 2019

The Viva Vallenato Cumbia Band performs the electrifying folk music of Colombia, South America. The rhythms will make you dance! The accordion will sing to your soul!

These happy songs contain the cultural memory of a people with roots in Africa, Native America and Europe. Learn the stories behind this unique music, and come dance the cumbia with Viva Vallenato!

WEBSITE: VivaVallenato.com

DateSunday, October 20, 2019
Time1:30 PM
LocationDover Free Public Library
32 E Clinton St, Dover, NJ 07801

JFK Park (weather permitting)
E McFarlan St, Dover, NJ 07801
PriceFree

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Sergio Mendes & Bebel Gilberto: The 60th Anniversary of Bossa Nova – Oct 22, 2019

Celebrate 60 years of Bossa Nova with multi-Grammy-winning producer, composer, keyboardist and vocalist Sergio Mendes, one of the most internationally successful Brazilian artists of all time. Joining Mendes is Bebel Gilberto, the thrilling Bossa Nova vocalist and daughter of João Gilberto, the originator of the Bossa Nova sound.

DateTuesday, October 22, 2019
Time7:30 PM
Location Mayo Performing Arts Center
100 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960 
Price$49 – $89

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Impresiones Inspiradas – Dec 8, 2019

Classical Guitar Recital featuring the world premiere of Impresiones Inspiradas por las pinturas de Luis Martinez Piar, composed by Maestro Robert W. Butts inspired by paintings of Maestro Marinez. Guitarist Stanley Alexandrowicz will also play works by Manuel Ponce and others. Maestro Martinez’s paintings will be on display.

DateSunday, December 8, 2019
Time3:00 PM
LocationMadison Community Center
Rose Hall 10 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940
Price$20