Disco Vinnie’s Xanadu 40 tribute raises $1,200 for ONJ’s Cancer Research Centre

Disco Vinnie’s Xanadu 40 tribute raises $1,200 for ONJ’s Cancer Research Centre

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott With the dance clubs closed, the only way to enjoy a Sunday Tea Dance is virtually. That is what DJ Disco Vinnie did last Sunday (August 23rd) on Twitch TV. The nearly 5-hour podcast raised over $1,200 for Olivia Newton-John’s Cancer Research Centre. The show was …

Special guests join DJ Disco Vinnie for Xanadu40: “ONJ vs ELO” this Sunday, August 23

Special guests join DJ Disco Vinnie for Xanadu40: “ONJ vs ELO” this Sunday, August 23

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott Seattle’s own premiere DJ/VJ, Disco Vinnie, has been hosting an online show three times a week on Twitch since the COVID outbreak shut down clubs and weddings. In honor of Xanadu turning 40 he is creating an event this Sunday entitled “ONJ vs ELO”! This will …

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents a livestreamed concert from Kirkland Performance Center on Thursday, July 30 at 8pm

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents a livestreamed concert from Kirkland Performance Center on Thursday, July 30 at 8pm

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSaxophonist Michael Brockman, co-artistic director of Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, leads a small ensemble (the SRJO “Smalltet”) of all-stars drawn from the larger SRJO in a livestreamed concert from the Kirkland Performance Center on Thursday, July 30th at 8pm. The performance is a tribute to Thelonious Monk and Miles …

Evan Stults announces retirement from Seattle Men’s Chorus after 36 years

Evan Stults announces retirement from Seattle Men’s Chorus after 36 years

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Evan Stults – Seattle Men’s Chorus With great gratitude, I’m letting folks know that I’m leaving my position as the pianist for Seattle Men’s Chorus, after 36 years (!) with the group. I had a plan. I was going to wrap up at the end of our season …

Tacoma Arts Live’s “2020 Gala: Garden of Delights” moves to a Virtual Event via YouTube Live and Facebook Live on Friday, May 29 at 7:30 p.m.

Tacoma Arts Live’s “2020 Gala: Garden of Delights” moves to a Virtual Event via YouTube Live and Facebook Live on Friday, May 29 at 7:30 p.m.

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailDue to the extension of Governor Inslee’s “Stay Home” mandate, Tacoma Arts Live’s annual gala takes a new shape as it pivots from the traditionally formal, in-person occasion to a creative digitally produced live experience. Tacoma Arts Live’s “2020 Gala: Garden of Delights” is a fundraiser to support education …

Music of Remembrance online May 18-25 with For a Look or a Touch – Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s compelling musical drama

Music of Remembrance online May 18-25 with For a Look or a Touch – Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s compelling musical drama

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailFrom May 18 until May 25, Music of Remembrance will be streaming composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer’s compelling musical drama about the persecution of gays during the Holocaust – https://www.musicofremembrance.org/watch-and-listen/look-or-touch. This is a topic that is too little known and too rarely discussed. In 2007 Music of …

Pacific MusicWorks announces 2020 Virtual Concert Season

Pacific MusicWorks announces 2020 Virtual Concert Season

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWhile our live performances are on hiatus due to the COVID-19 situation, Pacific MusicWorks’ co-Artistic Directors Stephen Stubbs and Henry Lebedinsky are offering the very best of PMW’s concert archives, with new introductions, downloadable program books, and more. We hope you enjoy the videos, and hope to be back …

For Seattle Opera, the show must go on – online, that is!

For Seattle Opera, the show must go on – online, that is!

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailNot even a global pandemic can shut down the power of music. In the face of COVID-19, Seattle Opera and other arts groups are finding creative new ways to perform. Seattle Opera is launching a new recital series, “Songs of Summer,” which will bring beloved singers to a new …

Music of Remembrance launches a series of weekly online programs

Music of Remembrance launches a series of weekly online programs

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailThe current pandemic has forced Music of Remembrance to cancel its major concerts in Seattle on May 17 and San Francisco on May 19. “With our concert stage silent for now,” says Artistic Director Mina Miller, “MOR’s mission of reaching out with music and stories that matter takes on …

Seattle Opera receives $2.3 million federal loan

Seattle Opera receives $2.3 million federal loan

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE  – Yesterday, the Seattle Opera received a $2.3 million loan under the federal Payroll Protection Program (PPP), a federal government stimulus program. The Seattle Opera had previously announced the cancellation of its May La Bohème performances, along with the loss of employment for everyone involved with the production. …