BPL to Host 3 Free Concerts in the Courtyard Next Saturday
The special hour-long performances are in addition to the regular Concerts in the Courtyard series held on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. throughout the summer.
11:00 am. – Amaryllis Chamber Ensemble
Since its inception in 2000, the Amaryllis Chamber Ensemble has presented diverse programs from the chamber music repertoire for wind and string instruments. Each member of the Amaryllis Chamber Ensemble brings a high level of musical artistry to the group, and they are quickly becoming known throughout the Boston area as outstanding musicians.
12:30 p.m. – The Brant Grieshaber Trio
A consummate band leader, soloist, and sideman, Brant Grieshaber performs all over New England, from the Maine Music Society to the Beantown Swing Orchestra, and from the Beehive to Johnny D's. He's shared the stage with jazz giants such as Grammy nominee Bill Frisell, James Carter, and Charlie Hunter.
2:00 p.m. – Annie Sharkey
Annie Sharkey began her career in musical theater in New York City. She has been a vocalist in the Boston area for over 25 years in various venues, including Broadway, cabaret, top forty, original rock, an oldies show band, and as a vocalist for the Winiker Orchestras.
These performances and the 12:30 p.m. Concert in the Courtyard performance on Friday, July 27 featuring Driftwood, are planned to complement the Summer Arts Weekend events taking place in Copley Square July 27-29. For more information, visit www.bpl.org/concerts.