NEPR is pleased to offer a special "NEPR Night" discount at Music Worcester for this exciting concert. Celebrated the world over as one of the finest violinists of his era, Joshua Bell is renowned for his virtuosity and passion. Bell will be accompanied in recital at Mechanics Hall by pianist Alessio Bax, recipient of the Avery Fisher Career Grant and a Steinway Artist.
Join us to celebrate immigration in western New England at a series of events around the region this fall around the launch of the Words In Transit book, created to accompany NEPR's Words in Transit oral history project. Each presentation will include an opportunity to hear personal stories from contributors to this book, along with members of the Words in Transit production team, and in some cases, to view photographs and hear audio clips of the collected stories. All events are free and open to the public.
NEPR is excited to be part of Live Art Magazine's Issue 4 - It’s a special election year issue with a focus on LISTENING in all meanings of the word – Listening as a political act with the potential to bring people together. Listening as a way to tune into your place in the world. Listening as a mode of surveillance. Listening as an opportunity to experience the overlooked, ignored, or little known stories of today.
Garrison Keillor officially handed over the reins at A Prairie Home Companion this summer, but don't fret, the public radio legend is coming to Northampton in February as NEPR presents An Evening of Storytelling with Garrison Keillor.