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WESU Concert: Tracy Grammer @ Earth House

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From the incredible Ben Goldberg ’17:

Come to Earth House this Saturday night for a WESU-sponsored acoustic set from folk singer-songwriter Tracy Grammer! Start your night off listening to some amazing songs with great people in a great space (and maybe some tea too!)

Tracy Grammer is an acclaimed folk singer-songwriter who rose to acclaim as half of the folk duo Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer, where they released three incredible albums and went on tour with Joan Baez. Now, after Dave Carter’s death in 2002, Tracy Grammer continues to perform his songs in addition to writing her own. As a masterful storyteller, she has become one of New England’s most beloved folk artists, singing songs that both pull on your heart strings and make you smile. Daniel Pope (’16), an acoustic singer-songwriter following his EP “What a Strange and Vulgar Thing” last spring, will be opening.

Date: Saturday, February 27
Time: 8:00pm-9:30pm
Place: Earth House
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Disney Music Concert @ Art/Music House

bc08210c19369c3f19c69e1880f89165From Adam Rochelle ’17:

This Saturday, student band and lovers of all things goofy Rui Barbosa team up with a bunch of friends to play a big concert of Disney music. Come rock out to songs from The Lion King, Tarzan, The Little Mermaid, and more!

Opening the show is the debut performance of neo-soul group Hoatzin.

Date: Saturday, February 27
Time: 10:00pm-1:00am
Place: Art/Music House (230 Washington St.)

“This is It!” The Complete Piano Works of Neely Bruce, Part VIII

Neely BruceFrom the CFA:

John Spencer Camp Professor of Music Neely Bruce presents the eighth in a series of CD-length recitals of his piano music, featuring “Homage to Seb” (based on a fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach) and “Eight Friendly Fugues”—for Mary Klaaren, Kay Briggs, Peter Standaart, Morgan Powell, and others; plus fugues by two of Mr. Bruce’s friends, Gerald Shapiro and David Borden. Baritone Christopher Grundy will sing Mr. Bruce’s “Whitman Fragments,” a bird’s-eye view of Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself.”

Date: Sunday, February 28
Time: 3-4 PM
Place: Crowell Concert Hall

Film Series: Yakuza Apocalypse

2015. Japan. Dir: Takashi Miike. With Hayato Ichihara. 115 min.

 

Prolific madman Miike’s (Ichi the Killer, Audition) chaotic gangster-horroraction-satire follows a yakuza who turns vampire when bitten by his decapitated boss. He faces increasingly bizarre foes, including an assassin in a cotton frog costume who seems to be the harbinger of the entire world’s doom. Don’t think too hard about all this; just watch and enjoy.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5