Tag: musician

Musician Suzanne Vega on the pandemic, songwriting and her upcoming tour

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Few musicians are as strongly associated with New York City as Suzanne Vega, who grew up in the city and played...

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra names new music director

By Michaela Gleeson | [email protected] James Ross has been chosen as the new music director and conductor for the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra following a two...

Bonnie Rideout brings Scottish fiddle music out of the pub and...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Alexandria’s own Grammy-nominated fiddler has spent a lifetime bringing the traditional music of her Scottish roots from pubs and firesides...

Alexandria Symphony nears selection of new conductor

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] As the curtain closes on the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra’s 2017-2018 season, the organization is getting close to naming its first...

Folk artist John McCutcheon to revisit The Birchmere

­­­By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected]  John McCutcheon came of age in the golden era of folk music listening to the likes of Woody Guthrie and...