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R&B festival brings blues legends and local favorites

R&B festival brings blues legends and local favorites

By Marcy Stamper On the cusp of its fourth decade serving up rollicking rhythm and blues to fans every summer, the Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival has snagged world-renowned acts for this year’s lineup. Headliners are …
Arts briefs: July 2, 2014

Arts briefs: July 2, 2014

This week: New show at Winthrop Gallery opens July 9 and Free concert at Pearrygin Lake on July 13
Baroque music meets slam poetry at the Spartan Art Project

Baroque music meets slam poetry at the Spartan Art Project

By Laurelle Walsh

The cozy quarters of the Spartan Art Project will play host to another “Intimate Performance” on Friday (June 20) at 7 p.m. on …

Cascadia concert

Cascadia concert

A celebration of music and young musicians was presented this past weekend by Cascadia, the Methow Music Association, at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp.
Pipestone School of Music student recitals

Pipestone School of Music student recitals

On Sunday (May 18), Pipestone School of Music students displayed the fruits of a year’s dedication to music study by performing recitals for the assembled concert goers. Pipestone School of Music is the educational branch of Cascadia. For more information, call 997-0222.
Hear LBHS jazz band and support music program

Hear LBHS jazz band and support music program

Enjoy high-energy jazz and a satisfying bowl of spaghetti — and help support the Liberty Bell High School music program — when the Liberty Bell jazz band plays at the Twisp River Pub next Wednesday (April 23). The 18-member student group — five saxophones; four trombones; three trumpets; and a rhythm section with keyboard, guitar, percussion, and three bass players (one...
Arts briefs: April 16, 2014

Arts briefs: April 16, 2014

This week: On April 26, we've got ‘Raven’ opening at Confluence, Winthrop Gallery exhibit opens, Music at Spartan Art Project, and String students offer recital. Not on April 26, Willy Wonka Jr. is coming to The Merc May 9 and the Wizard of Oz in Omak on May 2.
Bill Davie headlines free concert presented by KTRT ‘The Root’

Bill Davie headlines free concert presented by KTRT ‘The Root’

KTRT-FM “The Root” is offering a free concert on Saturday (April 12), featuring locally well-known musician and radio personality Bill Davie, to thank the community for its support of the Methow Valley radio station. The concert begins at 8 p.m. at The Merc Playhouse in Twisp. Donations will be accepted to help cover costs. There...
Winthrop R&B Festival wins awards

Winthrop R&B Festival wins awards

By Marcy Stamper
The Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival won numerous awards for promotion and for spreading the word about the 2013 festival through social media, often edging out larger events including …
Winter jazz highlights guitar, piano and trumpet

Winter jazz highlights guitar, piano and trumpet

This year’s final winter jazz concert at The Merc Playhouse showcases local and regional musicians on piano, trumpet, bass, drums and guitar. The first set in the Friday show (March 28) features the Hunt/Westendorf Quartet. Guitarist Terry Hunt will play music from some of his favorite guitarists, including gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt and jazz...