• Choral Society holiday concerts

    Choral Society holiday concerts

    BAR HARBOR — “Christmas Cantata” by Daniel Pinkham headlines the Acadia Choral Society’s “Hodie” concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7, at St. Saviour’s Episcopal Church. The chorus is directed by Daniel Pyle and accompanied by Kimberly Haller and the Acadia Brass Quartet. The program also includes “Hodie Christus Natus Est” by Palestrina, the

  • Midweek piano recital at COA

    Midweek piano recital at COA

    BAR HARBOR — Pianist Mira Armij Gill will perform works of Beethoven, Lyopunov, Liszt, and others at a concert at College of the Atlantic on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gates Center. The free recital also includes a performance of COA Composer-in-Residence John Cooper’s “Soliloquy for Piano and Violin” with violinist Francisco

  • Magic hour

    Magic hour

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Wicked Good Magic Hour, featuring local musician Alan Drew, will be held Saturday, Oct. 12 from 3-4:30 p.m. at St. John’s Church. Drew is a full time magician, performing from coast to coast for over 30 years. He is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, the Society of American Magicians

  • ‘The Mystery of Irma Vep’ Lee, Van Gorder perform two-man ‘penny dreadful’

    ‘The Mystery of Irma Vep’ Lee, Van Gorder perform two-man ‘penny dreadful’

    BAR HARBOR — And now for something completely different — and potentially, great fun. Nathanael Lee and fellow Mount Desert Island High School graduate Thomas Van Gorder are launching a two-man comedy performance with Charles Ludlum’s, zany thriller “The Mystery of Irma Vep,” at the Criterion Theatre, Oct.11-13. The play is described as a “penny

  • Timbered Lake to play Lompoc on full moon

    Timbered Lake to play Lompoc on full moon

    BAR HARBOR — A full moon performance and release party for Timbered Lake’s new album “World Undivided” will be held Saturday, Sept. 14 at 9:15 p.m. at the Lompoc Café. In 2003, singer/songwriter/guitarist Diana Ramsdell Newman joined poet/singer/indigenous percussionist Crow Suncloud to become the indie/folk duo Timbered Lake. Through their repertoire of original songs, the

  • Robert Cray to play

    Robert Cray to play

    BAR HARBOR — Singer-guitarist Robert Cray will play at The Criterion Theatre on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at 8 p.m. For his latest project, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, the Blues Hall of Famer travelled to Memphis with his friend, renowned Grammy Award winning producer Steve Jordan, to make a classic Soul album with Hi Rhythm,