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BMC opens 104th season with BALLANCE DUO

Jared and Ruth Marie Ballance play exquisite music for cello, violin and piano by Mozart, Jean Sibelius, Rebecca Clarke, Zoltán Kodály, Mark O’Connor and others. Join us on Wednesday morning, September 4, for coffee and nibbles at 9:30, and a wonderful program starting at 10:30 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 119 Texas St. in Bellingham. Free… Continue reading BMC opens 104th season with BALLANCE DUO

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Artist Roster for 2019-2020 Season

BMC brings you locally, regionally and nationally acclaimed performers in a variety of fun, moving and exciting programs! See all the details in our brochure and use the enclosed form to order your Night Beat annual pass and support BMC endeavors! We look forward to seeing you at the concert! Our season starts right after… Continue reading Artist Roster for 2019-2020 Season

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BMC announces 2019-2020 season!

Join us for another exciting season starting right after Labor Day! We present locally, regionally and nationally acclaimed artists, along with what is a beloved tradition: a new musical revue directed by Scott Henderson! Season opens right after Labor Day with the Ballances playing duos three ways. Wednesday matinees are always free; they are Bellingham… Continue reading BMC announces 2019-2020 season!

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BMC and Salish Sea Early Music Festival come together in season’s grand finale

We conclude our BMC is going places! season with a spectacular ensemble from the Salish Sea Early Music Festival led by Artistic Director Jeffrey Cohan. Jeffrey Cohan, Renaissance flute, John Lenti, theorbo and guitar, Anna Marsh, Renaissance bassoon, and Shula Kleinerman, the NW premier expert on the Renaissance violin, play early 17th-century canzonas – Venetian… Continue reading BMC and Salish Sea Early Music Festival come together in season’s grand finale

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John Friesen, Rebecca Mañalac and Ben Mink play two programs in May

BMC welcomes WWU professor, cellist John Friesen, with pianist Rebecca Mañalac and Grammy-award-winner Ben Mink (guitar and violin) in a program of works by Bach and Haydn, in addition to shorter, brilliant, encore-style pieces by various composers. Known for his exciting and passionate performances, Dr. Friesen has appeared in New York, Washington, D.C., Moscow, Montreal… Continue reading John Friesen, Rebecca Mañalac and Ben Mink play two programs in May

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Broadway, jazz and tango to end the year!

Acclaimed Canadian pianists, Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann, mark Bernstein’s 100th birthday with Suite from West Side Story and Overture from Candide, two exhilarating pieces arranged for piano four hands. Other “American Classical Classics” include Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, Samuel Barber’s Pas de deux and Astor Piazzolla’s mesmerizing tango, Oblivion, in addition to Rachmaninoff’s Six Morceaux.… Continue reading Broadway, jazz and tango to end the year!

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Hollywood Flute Legend comes to BMC!

BMC welcomes UCLA faculty and Hollywood flute legend, Sheridon Stokes, for two programs in November. As the prime flute/piccolo player in Hollywood studio orchestras for many years, Mr. Stokes has recorded memorable solos and parts in movies and TV shows such as Out of Africa, Mission Impossible and Star Trek, as well as the penny… Continue reading Hollywood Flute Legend comes to BMC!