BMC · Concerts · Night Beat

Northwest favorite, pianist Michael Refvem performs a program of ambitious works on BMC Night Beat, Thursday, May 3, 7:30pm at First Congregational Church, 2401 Cornwall, Bellingham. Two Beethoven sonatas – no. 24 in F-sharp major and no. 27 in F minor – bookend Mr. Refvem’s recital. He will also perform Debussy Études Book 1 (all… Continue reading

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Annual WWU Showcase, April 19, 7:30

WWU Awards Winners and Friends perform in Western Treasures Showcase. FREE admission and FREE parking in lot 11G.  Hear: Eric Anderson piano, Emma Simmons violin, Monica Weber alto sax, Elizabeth Feeny mezzo-soprano, Jerry Lemon guitar, PLUS Western Winds: Fabian Nieto clarinet, Emily Tripp flute, Derek Stephenson oboe, and Jackson Stewart-DeBelly bassoon. This will be an… Continue reading Annual WWU Showcase, April 19, 7:30

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April brings two outstanding programs!

Winners from WWU Competition in honor of Virginia Glover will star in two concerts in April: Eric Anderson, piano, Emma Simmons, violin, Monica Weber, alto sax, and Elizabeth Feeney, mezzo-soprano, will perform on Wednesday, April 4, at 10:30am, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 119 Texas St. in Bellingham. Free and open to the public: this is… Continue reading April brings two outstanding programs!

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Every instrument has a right to shine, and tubas and euphoniums have staked out Christmas as their glory-moment.  Polished instruments gleam as their owners proudly perform music originally designed for angels and harps. The mass effect of multiple tubas and their cousins must bring unexpected joy at the surprising combination.  …a bit like dancing hippos… Continue reading

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BMC welcomes Edwin Huizinga, one of North America’s most versatile violinists. From the Chapelle Royale in Versailles to the Carmel Bach Festival, Huizinga captivates audiences with his solo performances as well as his collaborations with classical and contemporary ensembles. In November, Huizinga offers works by Bach, Biber, Telemann and Vilsmayr on a gut-strung instrument. One-hour… Continue reading

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Two contrasting programs in October!

Seattle Historical Arts for Kids perform for BMC members and friends Wednesday morning, October 4 at 10:30am at Trinity Lutheran Church. Free and open to the public. These skilled students present the pleasing melodies and beautifully lilting harmonies of French Renaissance dance music and polyphony on lute, harp, violins, and bass and tenor viola da… Continue reading Two contrasting programs in October!

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Pianist Henry From opens BMC season – Take a teen for free to Night Beat!

We look forward to welcoming you for a new and exciting season when 13-years old prodigy, pianist Henry From (pictured with his pet hen “Stripey”), becomes the youngest artist ever presented by the Bellingham Music Club. Henry plays a one-hour program on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 10:30am at Trinity Lutheran Church, 119 Texas St., Bellingham. Works… Continue reading Pianist Henry From opens BMC season – Take a teen for free to Night Beat!