So what happened in 2015?

From surprise albums to protest songs to comebacks to local club turnovers, 2015 was a year of many exciting changes in the music world.

“In Boston and beyond, the music world was a scene of dramatic contrasts in 2015: both superlative highs and shattering lows. Here’s a look back at the topics that sparked buzz in the last 12 months.” Read the full article in the Boston Globe here.

 

Best Boston Bands

The Boston Globe has compiled a list of the Best Local Albums of 2015. These artists perform locally in Boston, so if you get hooked, you’re in luck!

 

Playlist for 2015

Hooked on the music from Hamilton? Can’t stop listening to Adele’s new album? This is NPR’s year 2015 in music!

Newport Jazz Festival!

Tickets are still open for the 2015 Newport Jazz Festival from July 31st to August 2nd!

Cécile McLorin Salvant is playing on August 1st. . .you definitely won’t want to miss her 🙂

 

 

Newport Folk Festival Lineup!

Folks lucky enough to have tickets must be getting excited about the Newport Folk Festival’s 2015 lineup!

See it here.

2015 lineup

 

Watch the International Tchaikovsky Competition Live!

 

This competition is basically the olympics of music. Experience the anticipation and excitement of competition live this year!!

For an example of the awesomeness of this competition: Christopher Tun Andersen is 23 years old!!

 

 

 

 

Newport Music Festival 2015

 

Want to hear beautiful classical music in Newport’s mansions? The Newport Music Festival’s 47th season is taking place July 10 – 26.

Fiona’s violin teacher, Gabriela Diaz, is performing some tango pieces on July 18!

 

 

Here’s the pdf of the 2015 brochure.