Music

Performances
Arlington Jazz Festival
www.arlingtonjazz.org

The four-day festival, produced by Morningside Music Studio, features top performers, local rising ensembles, and student groups. Morningside aims to increase awareness of Jazz and foster a sense of community. Locations throughout Arlington

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Arlington-Belmont Chorale
http://psarlington.org/

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Cantilena
www.cantilena.org

Cantilena, a women's chorale, is an ensemble of approximately 40 singers dedicated to performing music written for the treble voice. Thechallenging and diverse repertoire spans the 15th to the 21st centuries and includes works in many different languages and musical forms. Concerts at First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue

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Family Folk Chorale
www.familyfolkchorale.org/

The Family Folk Chorale is an intergenerational group of more than 60 singers of all ages, accompanied by a band comprised of some of Boston͛s most versatile musicians. Arlington performances at the Regent Theatre, 7 Medford Street, and Town Hall, 730 Massachusetts Avenue

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Mystic Chorale

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OpenMic at Kickstand Café
https://jamn-java-open-mic.org

Open Mic is the first Friday of each month. Sign up to play or come to listen to talented local performers while enjoying Kickstand͛s great food and drinks; free admission.

At Kickstand Cafe, 594 Mass Ave

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Philharmonic Society of Arlington
www.psarlington.org

The Philharmonic Society consists of The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, The Arlington-Belmont Chorale, and The Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus. The groups perform a wide range of classical and contemporary music. Concerts showcase talented, non-professional singers and instrumentalists and provide a forum for composers to premiere contemporary compositions. Concerts at the First Parish Unitarian-Universalist Church, 630 Massachusetts Avenue, and Town Hall, 700 Massachusetts Avenue

630 Mass Ave

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PorchFest
http://arlingtonporchfest.org

Musicians of all stripes perform on Arlington’s lawns, porches, and stoops. Wander the streets of different neighborhoods to list listen to live music of all genres during this family friendly event. Locations throughout Arlington

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Regent Theatre
http://www.regenttheatre.com

Built in 1916, the historic Regent Theatre remains true to its roots as a vibrant vaudeville house. An intimate 500-seat performing arts center with superior acoustics and comfortable seating, "Arlington's Show Place of Entertainment" features film specials as well as music concerts, theatre, dance events, and family entertainment. 7 Medford Street

7 Medford Street

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St John's Coffee House
http://www.saintjohns-arlington.org/news/coffeehouse-concerts/

Concerts feature a variety of music: classical piano, Early Music, blues, gospel, and jazz. All proceeds after paying the musicians are donated to the Arlington Food Pantry and the Housing Corporation of Arlington to support affordable housing. St. John͛s Episcopal Church, 74 Pleasant Street

St. John's Episcopal Church, 74 Pleasant Street

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Lessons & Classes
Janica Music Piano Studio
www.janicamusic.com

Janica Piano Studio offers weekly individual piano lessons for beginning through advanced students, 5 years to adult. Our music program develops students͛ musical appreciation, playing, self-confidence, thinking skills, memory, concentration, and stage performance abilities.

9 Palmer Street

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Jess West Music
http://www.jesswestmusic.com

Jess West offers a ‘student-centric’ approach to music lessons that is ideal not only for young beginners but also for students of any age. Students choose songs they enjoy with Jess’ guidance, explore musical notation, build a working musical vocabulary, and write and create music of our own.

85 Warren Street

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Morningside Music Studio
http://www.morningsidemusicstudio.com/lessonsfaculty.html

Take lessons, workshops, or masterclasses, then join fellow musicians in one of the studio͛s 20 music ensembles. Lessons for all ages and levels in voice, piano, guitar, bass, drums, trombone, trumpet, sax, clarinet, flute, and more. 13A Medford St #6 (Regent Theatre building)

13A Medford Street #6 (Regent Theatre Building)

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Music Studios of Arlington
http://arlingtonstudios.com/

Sixteen sound-isolated music rehearsal studios can be rented by the month.

339 Mass Ave

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Torch Light Music Studios
http://torchlightmusicschool.com

Torch Light Music School specializes in Voice Lessons, Recordings and Stage Performance coaching for ages 8 to adult. Our music lessons provide our students an advanced level of music education tailored to their level while building confidence and self-esteem. Also offers high quality Drum Lessons on Fridays for students aged 8 to adult of all levels of experience. 11-A Medford Street

11-A Medford Street

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Wood & Strings
http://www.woodandstrings.com/

Wood and Strings is a music shop for premium music instruments and best of class repair services. They specialize in Violin, Guitar, and Band Instrument Sales, Rentals and Repairs. Their repair department specializes in guitars, mandolins, bouzoukis, electric guitars, tube-amplifiers, woodwinds including clarinets, saxophones, flutes, and string changes and Bow rehairs.

493 Mass Ave

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Instruments & Supplies
Wood & Strings
http://www.woodandstrings.com/

Wood and Strings is a music shop for premium music instruments and best of class repair services. They specialize in Violin, Guitar, and Band Instrument Sales, Rentals and Repairs. Their repair department specializes in guitars, mandolins, bouzoukis, electric guitars, tube-amplifiers, woodwinds including clarinets, saxophones, flutes, and string changes and Bow rehairs.

493 Mass Ave

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