The posts on this page are from a variety of Salem blogs and the views expressed are those of the individual blog author.

January 12th, 2016

String Quartet Musically Transports Salem to Middle Earth

Rivendell is coming to Salem, featuring music from Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones, Star Wars, and More – as performed by the New England String Quartet. It is the much-awaited second production from Salem Classical and is set for Saturday, Jan. 16, at 8pm in Old Town Hall. Rivendell is of course an […]

September 24th, 2015

Sounds of Stravinsky’s “Spring” in Salem

When first performed at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in 1913, the avant-garde nature of Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring” caused a sensation and reportedly near-riot in the audience. New local organization Salem Classical is bringing this work to Salem on Sept 26th to Old Town Hall in a slightly different format through the Cambridge-based […]