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October 24, 2013

North Shore Entertainment Calendar



ENDICOTT SINGERS PERFORM WITH SYMPHONY BY THE SEA. Thursday, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m., Abbot Hall, 188 Washington St., Marblehead. Join the Endicott Singers as they perform opera choruses with Boston North’s all-professional chamber orchestra, as part of the orchestra’s 2013-2014 season. Details and tickets at

ME&THEE COFFEEHOUSE. Friday, Oct. 25, 8 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. Concert features Mason Daring and Jeanie Stahl with Rachel Taylor opening. $15 in advance, $18 at the door. 781-631-8987,

ADAMS FOUNDATION PIANO RECITAL SERIES: AWADAGIN PRATT. Friday, Oct. 25, 8 p.m., Phillips Recital Hall, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham. Celebrated pianist Awadagin Pratt presents the first concert in the 2013-2014 Adams Foundation Piano Recital Series. Pratt’s international career has brought him to major concert stages, including the White House and Sesame Street. $20 general, $10 senior citizens.

300TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION. Saturday, Oct. 26, 6 p.m., Second Congregational Church, Fellowship Hall, 35 Conant St., Beverly. In celebration of the church’s 300th anniversary, a catered dinner by Bonne Bouche Caterers will be served at 6 p.m., followed by a concert at 8 p.m. in the sanctuary, featuring the Cape Ann Big Band and Jazz Ensemble, a 17-piece ensemble. Tickets cost $25 dinner, $15 concert, or $35 combined, and are available at, 978-922-5722, or at the door. Dinner reservations must be made in advance.

WIND ENSEMBLE AND SYMPHONIC BAND FALL CONCERT. Saturday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m., A.J. Gordon Memorial Chapel, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham. The Gordon Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band, under the direction of Dr. David W. Rox, perform its annual fall band concert featuring guest conductors, instrumental soloists and a wide variety of music from the wind band repertoire. $10 general, $5 senior citizens.

NEHA SWING JAZZ CONCERT. Monday, Oct. 28, 7 to 8 p.m., Peabody Institute Library, Sutton Room, 82 Main St., Peabody. Neha and Evan present a musical journey from the early 1930s to the heart of the swing jazz era. Performance interspersed with ballads and up-tempo numbers made famous by Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Frank Sinatra and Chet Baker.

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