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WILLIAMS BRASS BASH 2018
Williamstown, 7 p.m.
Williams Brass Ensemble Director David Wharton leads the group in a celebration of brass, including Raymond Premru’s “Movements from Divertimento.” Also, music of Holburne, Adson, and Gabrieli.   http://music.williams.edu/?post_type=event&p=12620 Free Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall Bernhard Music Center, 54 Chapin Drive, Williams College, Williamstown, MA @ 7 p.m.
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CABARET SERA GOES TO BROADWAY
Pittsfield, 6 p.m.
The Whitney Center for the Arts presents Cabaret Sera goes to Broadway with Steve & Kimberly, an early evening dinner cabaret. Steve Hassmer, who has performed in a National Tour of My Fair Lady and recently performed the role of Emile de Becque in "South Pacific" at the Mac-Haydn Theatre, joins Kimberly Gritman, who has delighted audiences with her lovely vocals in numerous local productions, with pianist Jeff Hunt, for a celebration of Broadway. Tickets are $20 and include dinner and one beverage.  Tickets are available online or by calling 413-443-0289.

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"JOURNEY" TRIBUTE BAND "VOYAGE"
Dalton, 7 p.m.
Concert Will Benefit UCP of Berkshire County A concert featuring the Journey tribute band, Voyage, will benefit UCP of Berkshire County on Friday April 27 at the Stationery Factory, 63 Flansburg Ave., Dalton, MA.  Doors open at 7:00pm. Swingtown, a Steve Miller Tribute! featuring Randy Cormier, Dave Vittone, Dan Teichert and Darren Todd will kick off the evening at 7:30pm, followed by Voyage. Additionally, Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli will be honored during the evening as “UCP's Person of the Year.” “UCP of Berkshire County is excited to bring Voyage to the Berkshires,” said Sal Garozzo, Executive Director, UCP of Berkshire County. Tickets are only $25. To purchase tickets and learn more about how to make a tax-deductible donation, please visit www.UCPBerkshire.org tickets can also be purchased by going to Eventbrite.com. About Voyage: Voyage has been hailed by fans and critics alike as the #1 Journey tribute band in the world, performing Journey’s music with chilling accuracy! Since 2005, Voyage has dominated America with more sold out shows than any other tribute band. About UCP of Berkshire County UCP of Berkshire County — an affiliate of the United Cerebral Palsy Association — was established in 1961. UCP of Berkshire County offers support and advocacy for any individual, regardless of disability, to pursue a fulfilling, self-determined, high-quality community life — a life without limits. The UCP mission is to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with disabilities. For more information go to http://ucpberkshire.org, or contact Sal Garozzo at (413) 442-1562.
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JOURNEY TRIBUTE BAND
Dalton, 7:30 p.m.
A concert featuring the Journey tribute band, Voyage, will benefit UCP of Berkshire County at the Stationery Factory, 63 Flansburg Ave. Doors open at 7 p.m. Swingtown, a Steve Miller Tribute! featuring Randy Cormier, Dave Vittone, Dan Teichert and Darren Todd, will kick off the evening at 7:30 p.m., followed by Voyage. Additionally, Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli will be honored during the evening as “UCP's Person of the Year.” Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online.

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WILLIAMS PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE - “NOTHING IS REAL”
Williamstown, 8 p.m.
Williams Percussion Ensemble - “Nothing is Real”   WiPE invites the audience to sit onstage with the ensemble for the concert “Nothing is Real.” - an intimate program of strange rituals and relentless grooves for percussion with strings, winds, and keyboards. Discover an amazing world of sound made with everyday objects.   http://music.williams.edu/?post_type=event&p=12621 Free Chapin Hall Bernhard Music Center, 54 Chapin Drive, Williams College, Williamstown, MA @ 8 p.m.
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DAVID DAVIS & THE WARRIOR RIVER BOYS
Sheffield, 7:30 p.m.
Oldtone Productions presents Alabama native and member of The Alabama Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame, David Davis, who has traveled and performed as frontman for the bluegrass group, David Davis and the Warrior River Boys since 1984. He is recognized as one of the foremost practitioners of the Monroe mandolin techinique. His uncle, Cleo Davis, was Bill Monroe’s original Blue Grass Boy. The evening will feature an intimate concert of traditional bluegrass at its best at Dewey Hall. Tickets are $20. Details on Facebook.

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BCC SPRING CONCERT
Pittsfield, 7 p.m.
The Berkshire Community College music program will hold its annual spring concert in the Robert Boland Theatre featuring the BCC Chorale and BCC Jazz Ensemble. The BCC Chorale, under the direction of Andrea Goodman, will perform several songs, as will the Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jeff Link. The concert also will feature members of the cast of the BCC Players’ production of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," which opens in the Boland Theatre on May 11, as well as student soloists Danielle Davis, Kyle Anthony Carson, Brenna Campion-Pratt, Chloe Boehm, Adam Frishwasser and Lawrence Belanger.  In addition, program chair Ellen Shanahan will present the annual music award recipients. The concert is free.

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'DO YOU REMEMBER'
Cheshire, 7 p.m.
"Do You Remember," music of the 1960s featuring local artists, will be held at Hoosac Valley High School, presented by the Friends of AMHS Class of 1969. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and available at the door or online.

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CHORAL WORKSHOP
Lenox, 1-3 p.m.
Berkshire Chapter of the American Guild of Organists sponsors choral workshop titled “Vocal Techniques for a Lifetime of Beautiful Singing” with Jay Lane of the McCloskey Institute. The workshop is free and will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church, 88 Walker St.

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'BOSTON TO THE BERKSHIRES'
North Adams, 7 p.m.
Sounds & Tones booking and entertainment is working to bridge the gap between east and west with a Boston-to-Berkshires singer-songwriter night at MCLA Design Lab. Some new faces and some old friends will hit the stage at Design Lab for an early-ish show, with doors at 6 and music at 7.  All proceeds will go to the musicians. After shifting focus from record label to full-scale entertainment provider and booking company, S&T aims to create opportunities for music lovers of all ages. Tickets are $8 and details can be found on Facebook.

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WILLIAMS JAZZ ENSEMBLE
Williamstown, 8 p.m.
under the direction of Kris Allen. The performance features music of Toshiko Akiyoshi, and also presents works by Mingus, Ellington, and others.   http://music.williams.edu/?post_type=event&p=12622 Free Chapin Hall Bernhard Music Center, 54 Chapin Drive, Williams College, Williamstown, MA @ 8 p.m.
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LEARN UKULELE
Lenox, 2-3:30 p.m.
The Lenox Library will host a workshop on how to play ukulele with Julie Stepanek, for ages 8 and up. Space is limited and registration is required at 413-637-0197, ext. 105. Borrow a uke from her or bring your own. This program will cover the basics of playing and reading chords followed by a strum-along of fun and easy songs.

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GRAND PIANO TRIOS—MENDELSSOHN AND SMETANA
Great Barrington, 3 p.m.
The remarkably versatile composer-pianist-conductor-painter Felix Mendelssohn personifies genius and musical prodigy and his second Piano Trio in C minor (1845) is a true expression of the exquisite sensibility of his life and art. This concert is brought to you by Close Encounters With Music and takes place at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St, Great Barrington. Purchase tickets online: www.cewm.org $50 orchestra/$27 balcony/$15 students
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WILLIAMS CHOIR - THE SPIRIT OF THE NORTH
Williamstown, 8 p.m.
Williams Choir - The Spirit of the North   “The Spirit of the North” is a choral telling of legends, nature, and faith from the Baltics. In this concert the Williams choirs presents captivating settings of the Kelevala, the great Finnish epic on the origins of the world. In addition there are works by leading composers from Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. Brad Wells is the director of choirs at Williams. Ellery Galvin ’18 and Erin Kennedy ’19, student conductors, also lead the group for some of the selections.    http://music.williams.edu/?post_type=event&p=12625Free Chapin Hall Bernhard Music Center, 54 Chapin Drive, Williams College, Williamstown, MA @ 8 p.m.
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ZEMOG EL GALLO BUENO
North Adams, 8 p.m.

A group of eleven New York City musicians and friends, Zemog El Gallo Bueno, adventures through 1930’s Puerto Rican street cries and laments, fumes of 60’s free jazz, and 70’s New York salsa in an unstoppable dance party. MASS MoCA


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THE JOEY ALEXANDER TRIO
Great Barrington, 7 p.m.
Born in Bali in 2003, pianist Alexander taught himself Thelonious Monk’s “Well, You Needn’t” at the age of six. Since then, this wunderkind has delighted audiences across the globe, earning praise from jazz greats from Herbie Hancock to Wynton Marsalis.  For ticket information call the Box Office at 413.528.0100 (Wed-Sat, Noon-4pm) or visit the event web site at http://www.mahaiwe.org/JoeyAlexander
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THE FAUX AND THE FABULOUS--ACRONYM BAROQUE STRING ENSEMBLE
Great Barrington, 6 p.m.
Perhaps because it is so distant and its style so ingratiating and universally pleasing, the Baroque period inspired many imposters.  Brought to you by Close Encounters With Music This concert takes place at the Mahwaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington. $50 orchestra/$27 balcony/$15 students http://www.cewm.org for more details  
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HARMONIES ON THE HUDSON FEAT. PRANA
, 6 p.m.
Harmonies on the Hudson 2018 Season Preview in Clermont Cottage! Join us in kicking off our summer concert series with Prana featuring Baird Hersey. This FREE concert will be enjoyed with light refreshments in the Clermont Cottage, rain or shine! Prana is a Sanskrit word meaning: breath, vital energy, life force. It is also a five-voice a cappella group who uses their breath to make sound to relax the body, still the mind and open the heart. Their sound is a unique blend of western folk, jazz, and choral music with a strong emphasis on vocal harmonics. Clermont State Historic Site, 1 Clermont Avenue, Germantown, NY 12526
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