Winners of the WWU Music Competition in honor of Virginia Glover headline April programs. Pictured from left to right are: violist Annti Niemistö (first place winner), clarinetist Fabian Nieto (second place winner), percussionist Alan Schellenberger (third place winner), and horn player Daniel Kavanagh (winner of the Randy Sasnett Prize). Hear them in a short program… Continue reading BMC Night Beat returns on April 13 with “Western Treasures”
High school winners of string and instrumental competitions will perform for the BMC at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 1, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 119 Texas St. in Bellingham. This concert is free and open to the public. Donations are gratefully accepted to help fund student awards. Hear them first! We cordially invite you attend the… Continue reading H. S. String and Instrumental Competition Winners Perform on March 1st
Bellingham Piano and Voice Award Winners February 2017 (Left to right) Anya Grimm , Ry Dozier-Lerum, Amelia Lustick, Trevor Elliott Johnson, Tristan Wine, Aaron McInnis, William Zhang, Olanna Skrinnik. Each year, the BMC encourages young musicians who demonstrate talent, perseverance, and fine musicianship with four competitions for high school students. The first set of winners… Continue reading H.S. Piano and Vocal Competition Winners Performed February 1st
Join us on Wednesday, December 7 at 10:30 at Trinity Lutheran, when we hear Squalicum High School Storm Singers led by Jason Parker in a Holiday Choral Celebration. Come and hear your seasonal favorites! Plan on staying after the program for a reception in the Grace Center. What a great way to kick off the… Continue reading Holiday Choral Celebration
Greetings on behalf of BMC Award Chair, Charli Daniels, and high school competitions coordinators: Joan Rae (piano), Evelyn Ames and Evelyn Wright (voice), Mark Schlichting (strings), and Sherrie Kahn (other instruments). Please click on “Student Competitions” tab for general information and audition dates, and “Audition Material” for guidelines and application forms. We look forward to hearing… Continue reading BMC now accepting applications
The Bellingham Music Club’s Dynamic Duos series continues with Drs. Milica Jelaca Jovanovic and Marija Ilic playing Dvorak, Brahms, Schubert, Schumann, Ligeti, Bolcom, and Fauré. Thursday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 pm at First Congregational Church. Piano Four Hands: The words carry us back to a more gracious time, when all food was organic and all… Continue reading “Fantasies and Dances” for Piano Four Hands
Christopher Key’s review is in! Read it here! “Broadway Takes on Politics” is a new cabaret-style musical playing at the Firehouse Performing Arts Center, October 6 through 8. “This is election humor, just when we’ll need it most,” said Scott Henderson, the music director for the show,“ and nothing is funnier than singing and dancing… Continue reading Enjoy “Broadway Takes on Politics”, a new musical satire for the election-weary!